Weaving a home.. how one woman can help millions of people globally | 1 Million Women

Winner of the 2013 Lexus Design Award, Abeer Seilkay has designed a sustainable tent that collects rainwater, folds up for easy transport and stores solar energy

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‘A perfect platform’: Canadian Mrs. Universe on embracing First Nations culture to survive abuse

The Alberta First Nations woman who won this year’s Mrs. Universe pageant wants to use her title as a platform to speak about the kinds of physical and sexual abuse she experienced as a child.

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The Dutch Windwheel is not only a silent wind turbine – it’s also an incredible circular apartment building

The Dutch Windwheel is a sustainable landmark that would house 72 apartments within a circular steel and glass frame that also serves as a silent, motionless wind turbine.

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