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Escolhares 2018

Public health care for the eyes of Brazilian children is missing. We are a group of Swiss & Brazilian medical students that want to change that. Help give eye exams and eyeglasses to 2’000 children!
by Katia Steinfeld, Rio de Janeiro and Lausanne
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229% funded
CHF 6’889 pledged
44 backers
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Science, Journalism, and Art

ready or not? discovering Brazilian openness to change

Aesthetic innovation and new imaginaries don’t necessarily come with the economic growth. Is this the case of Brazil?
by Chiara Tinonin, Rio de Janeiro
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21% funded
EUR 1’310 pledged
14 backers
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Science, Film, and Art

Therese

Princess Therese of Bavaria, an emancipated researcher and writer travels incognito to Brazil in 1888, escorted by a Lady-in-waiting, an officer and a local guide who does not know her real identity.
by Fabiana Serpa, Guarujá
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2% funded
CHF 175 pledged
2 backers
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Science, Technology, and Education

Congolese space rocket

Help us support Congolese engineer Jean-Patrice Keka to build the Troposphere 6 rocket, the first African rocket bound for space! This time, we're going to make it!
by Christian Denisart, Daniel Wyss, and Jean-Patrice Keka, Kinshasa and Lausanne
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128% funded
CHF 25’778 pledged
144 backers
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Science, Kids / Youth, and Education

Teaching Genetics in Congo

Join us to help fund tuition fees for Dr. Gerrye Mubungu, a young paediatrician from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), so she may implement a new medical genetics study program in Kinshasa.
by Patricia Teixidor and Hugues Abriel, Kinshasa
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212% funded
CHF 12’767 pledged
43 backers
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Science, Kids / Youth, and Education

At The Heart of Congo Kids

A pediatric doctor from the University Clinics of Kinshasa (DR Congo) needs to purchase scientific equipment to do his research and get advice from Swiss cardiologists. Can you help us?
by Patricia Teixidor and Hugues Abriel, Kinshasa
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231% funded
CHF 16’183 pledged
69 backers
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Science, architecture, and Community

Hôpital Galagala, Cameroun

L’Association Hôpital Galagala existe dans le but de soutenir la construction et la maintenance d’un hôpital au Nord du Cameroun. Aidez-nous à poser la dernière pierre de ce magnifique projet!
by Dimitri Vallon, Ngaoundal
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192% funded
CHF 5’780 pledged
40 backers
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Science, agriculture, and Environment

Climate protection practice

We give the water back to the soil, thus making vegetation and soil development possible. Support us in establishing agroforestry systems and help to have a positive influence on the climate.
by water4earth, Mértola
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143% funded
CHF 7’865 pledged
57 backers
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Science, Technology, and Education

Swiss Quantum Optics @ USA

My name is Julius Vering and my passion is Quantum Optics. This summer, I am the only Swiss student to conduct research at the world famous MIT. But I need you support to make this dream come true!
by Julius Vering, Boston
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248% funded
CHF 11’170 pledged
32 backers
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Science, Community, and Environment

Malio – Waste in Madagascar

At Malio we collect and treat the waste of the city Toliara. We produce compost & briquettes while reducing plastic pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. Help us to reach financial sustainability.
by Malio, Toliara
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105% funded
CHF 31’570 pledged
74 backers
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Science and Film

The Parthenon Marbles

We need your help to produce a short film to rally support for the reunification of the Parthenon Marbles, a unique work of art, within the splendid Acropolis Museum.
by Parthenon Suisse, Geneva
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101% funded
CHF 31’961 pledged
21 backers
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Science, Music, and Performing Arts

DAS FLOSS DER UNNÖTIGEN

Stephan Eicher und Band auf Tour mit dem Floss der Unnötigen: Mai – September 2021
by Stephan Eicher & Band, Bern, Vevey, and Geneva
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101% funded
CHF 388’362 pledged
1856 backers

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