CNN-IBN, in partnership with Infosys and National Innovation Council as knowledge partner has brought to the fore exemplary innovations with significant business and social impact through their exclusive series ‘Innovating For A Better Tomorrow’. This week’s episode will feature three grassroots innovations, namely Babajob.com, 3Nethra and ONergy. These innovations have made huge impact in the betterment of millions of underprivileged Indians.
1.Babajob.com is a job portal that caters to the informal sector that helps those looking for jobs as delivery boys, office helpers, drivers, cooks, maids, security guards etc. The startup does this through SMS, voice, mobile apps and the web.
2.3Nethra is an intelligent pre-screening ophthalmology device by Forus Health that alone can detect five major ailments like diabetic retinopathy, cataract, glaucoma, cornea problems and refractive errors;
3.ONergy is a social enterprise that provides decentralised and affordable clean energy solutions to under-served households and institutions.
Don’t miss the special episode on Saturday, April 12, at 7:30 PM, with a repeat telecast on Sunday, April 13, at 12:30 PM, on CNN-IBN; and on Sunday, April 13, at 4.30 PM, on CNBC-TV18.