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The Giving Food Truck Arrives!

The Giving Food Truck Arrives!

Every day refugees arrive in Lesvos cold, tired and hungry. Food is comfort, it’s survival, and above all it’s love. The Giving Food Truck is a mobile truck run by amazing volunteers who tirelessly provide thousands of healthy hot meals to feed the needy 24/7. The volunteer-run food trucks sources their ingredients locally, which is a great way to boost the economy in Lesvos and support local farmers. And you […]

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Water is….

Water is….

The importance of water

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Better Awards #Education winners

Better Awards #Education winners

Better Awards Winners of February #Education theme

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Universal Primary Education – Time to make stock by Robert Verboon

Vice President of NGO Kwasa is making stock of the UN Millennium Development Goals in the rural areas of South Africa.

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Jessie Duan empowers women with ‘Girls Teaching Girls To Code’

Jessie Duan empowers women with ‘Girls Teaching Girls To Code’

Coding, computer science, maths, how do these subjects empower women around the world? Jessie Duan explains…

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Q&A with president of Kwasa – an NGO that contributes to better education in Africa

Q&A with president of Kwasa – an NGO that contributes to better education in Africa

Meet Robert Verboon, president of Kwasa, an NGO that supports local organizations in Africa. One of their focus points is getting people, young and old, an education.┬áRobert and his team of volunteers dedicate a great deal of their lives to help individuals to grow out of poverty, and they do it with passion. Better Awards was curious to find out why many Africans are deprived from education, what the hurdles […]

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The obstacles of global education

The obstacles of global education

What are the obstacles for the 122 million children to not attend primary and secondary school..

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BIG Better Awards: Rain Harvesting Football Pitch

BIG Better Awards: Rain Harvesting Football Pitch

A football pitch that captures and filters rainwater for parts in Africa.

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BIG Better Awards: Bikes4Africa

BIG Better Awards: Bikes4Africa

In searing heat, their journey to education on foot is a daily epic mission.
Having a bicycle makes a world of difference for these children

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BIG Better Awards: Repurpose Schoolbags

BIG Better Awards: Repurpose Schoolbags

How a solar powered waterproof schoolbag for children, made from recycled plastic help Africa?

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