Tell us about the social impact of your innovation. Please include both numbers and stories as evidence of this impact
A couple of prominent specialized local universities had accepted the idea and a demonstration farm has been established at one of them, for animal fodder (Dowaim University of Agriculture). The other university which is specialized in nutritional issues has satisfied their studies from the existing plantation site of the company (10,000 mature trees) Ahfad College for Girls (Nutrition Department).
Problem: Describe the primary problem(s) that your innovation is addressing
Funding of physical visits to different sites:
The main problem is reaching the different destinations of the rural communities. The vast area of the country consumes much of the instructor's time. As it is early to generate monies to meet the instructor's overheads, most of the presentations were made voluntarily and at the minimal costs.
Presentation materials: Visual aids and printing literature.
Actions: Describe the steps that you are taking to make your innovation a success. Include a description of the business model. What might prevent that success?
Physically visited various rural areas over a period of 02 years and introduced the plantation issue to local governmental bodies.
Been to the Southern region of Sudan where a 20 years of war took place for a couple of times and met members of the authorities who welcomed the notion and asked to present it to their to the local communities. The lack of financial resources stranded the action.
Results: Describe the expected results of these actions over the next three years. Please address each year separately, if possible
2010 Introduction of the project will be met with success as it would enlighten the public rural people of its benefits. The first year will be for passing the information and distribution of seeds and seedlings. The lecturing will be held at large concentration areas as the Moringa Tree gets to the mature situation in 08 eight months.
2011 the grown up trees will emphasize their benefits as mature trees and acceptance of their taste and easiness of cultivating their produce. The second year will be monitoring the development of the trees, taking care of them and monitoring the consumption.
2012 The usage of the seeds to purify the dirty waters and the use of the seed’s oil will encourage the members of the communities to plant more trees to increase their incomes. The third year will be for passing the commercial opportunities for the produce of the Moringa Tree's bi-products.
If your innovation seeks to impact public policy, how?
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