The 2015 Sustainia100 study features 100 new stories from the forefront of sustainability innovation. Deployed in 151 countries, the solutions feature new ways of saving water, managing waste, building homes and safeguarding our food production. The top-100 sustainability solutions were found after reviewing +1500 projects and businesses on six continents.
A prototype is currently being tested by refugees in Syria and Ethiopia, and another 10,000 shelters are expected to be shipped this summer.
The Ikea Foundation’s head of strategic planning, Jonathan Spampinato, joins Here & Now’s Robin Young from Amsterdam to discuss the new shelters and the issues he hopes they will solve.