Winrock Innovations Newsletter | November 2016
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New Desks Make the Grade

RAT HUNTERS BRING HOME THE GOLD 
Winrock Sponsors Innovative Cambodian Makers Team at Singapore Summit

The Rat Hunters are scrappy underdogs who started with cardboard cutouts and an idea — a contraption to scare rats into traps alive and unharmed to be sold as food. They faced fierce competition at the InnovASEAN Makers Summit finals in Singapore, but they had moxie — and help from Winrock's Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub. And those took them further than they ever thought they’d go.

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WINROCK SHARES EXPERTISE AT CLIMATE TALKS 
The 22nd UN Climate Change Conference (COP 22) was a call to action. American Carbon Registry's Mary Grady takes us there. 
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BUILDING HUMAN CAPITAL IN SENEGAL 
In a West African nation where annual per capita income is $1,000 a year, Farmer-to-Farmer volunteer Andy Lohof is training a new generation of entrepreneurs.
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HELPING KIDS WITH COOKSTOVES
Learn how Malawi's cookstoves have not only made life easier for women — but have helped reduce child labor, too.
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TEACHING CROP MODELS IN NEPAL 
Farmer-to-Farmer volunteer Dr. Pingping Jaing arrived just as the rains were ending and the rice paddies were at their greenest. She found 25 students eager to learn.
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Guardian Nigeria:
 Sasakawa Africa Programs Accredited in Nigeria
 
Malawi 24:  Communities Empowered to Reduce Child Labor
 
Acadiana Business Winrock Launches Business Accelerator Program in Louisiana

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