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Borj Essedria, TunisiaBorj Essedria, Tunisia
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Organization type: 
nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector
Project Stage:
$1,000 - $10,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.

This is a pilot project that allows to recover the waste to scale domicille or at the municipality to allow to produce biogas (methane), which is a renewable energy for use in electricity production or as a fuel for vehicles.

WHAT IF - Inspiration: Write one sentence that describes a way that your project dares to ask, "WHAT IF?"

What if we recycle our waste?
About Project

Problem: What problem is this project trying to address?

the problem that is present in our project is the large amount of waste rejected by the people without exploiting which can influence on the environment and losing huge renewable energy sources.

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

we proposed to create a pilot machine that allows recycle organic waste such as small-scale homes, farms and small workshops, Finish to create an autonomy source of energy which can be used in a number of needs.
Impact: How does it Work

Example: Walk us through a specific example(s) of how this solution makes a difference; include its primary activities.

by this solution we can recycle for example 150 L of waste per month at home,and we can used a big machine if there's more of waste.

Impact: What is the impact of the work to date? Also describe the projected future impact for the coming years.

this project has a great and direct impact on the environment, the people and the energy: urban areas produce nearly 0.8 kg of waste per day and per person, and rural areas 0.2 kg. we can produce for a quantity of 5T / day: 1.99 MWh biogas                                                                              0.6 MWh electricity                                                                              0.94 MWh heat

Spread Strategies: Moving forward, what are the main strategies for scaling impact?

the strategy of the project is to spread to Cover a large area of urban and rural areas in several countries of Africa to be able to recycle a large amount of waste, have autonomy of energy and create job opportunities.

Financial Sustainability Plan: What is this solution’s plan to ensure financial sustainability?

our financial plan is to have a sponsors from regional government and National government, society and foundations,also we have the plan of the clients sposnsoring.


our team is composed by me Dhiaeddine BEJAOUI as team leader in the project Amin ATHIMNI as a reponsible of analyses and results. Mr Nejib TURKI as a framer.
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, BA, Borj Essedria

Country where this project is creating social impact

, BA, Borj Essedria

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Funding: How is your project financial supported?

Individuals, Other.

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Please tell us how leadership training would help you to make an even greater impact on the social innovation field.

A leadership training made me valid to guide a team and to plan my project, it can help me achieve my goals in the short and long term also having the skills to solve problems in a flexible way.

Please enclose a short personal biography.

I Dhiaeddine BEJAOUI, a young engineer leader who wants to change the bad habits of the world, I am a Tunisian who participated in the revolution against the dictatorship, and I try to be an active member of civil society and in university, that's why I was a founder of several clubs and associations representing students in our engineering school, I organized several national and international events like the international youth Forum of Northern Africa 2012 and the international exhibition for agricultural machinery agricuture SIAMAP 2013, I'm a member of the international network JUNIOR ENTREPRISE and the program of the International social successful entrepreneurship Enactus.