Shaymaa'

It is all about the reuse of the water... 1- water distillation 2- extract the water from the plants before throwing them away

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I confirm that I am fully aware of the eligibility criteria, and based on its description, I am eligible to apply to the CSV Prize 2017.

  • Yes, I'm eligible

Preferred language

  • English

Organization name

AL ASSAAD

Year founded

1990

Initiative stage

  • Start-Up (a pilot that has just started operating)

Annual budget in 2017 (USD)

  • Less than $1k

Number of beneficiaries impacted so far

  • 1 - 10

Organization type

  • For-profit

Secondary Focus Area

  • Rural development

Headquarters location: Country

  • Lebanon

Headquarters location: City

Deek el mehdi

Location(s) of impact

Matn, lebanon

Website

www.shaymaa.com

Problem: What problem is this initiative trying to address?

The waste of the water in all wasted plants

Financial sustainability plan: How is this initiative financially supported? How will you ensure its financial sustainability long-term?

4. Earned income

Unique value proposition: What makes your initiative innovative? How does your project differ from other organizations working in the same field?

Nobody else thought about it before

Founding story: Share a story about the "Aha!" moment that sparked the beginning of this initiative.

Just now when i saw the 500.000 USD
I said "aha"

Where did you hear about the Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize?

  • Upon recommendation from others

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Thanks for sharing, Roy Assaad ! I wish you'd provided more detail, because it sounds like an interesting idea!