The Challenges

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY

2.6 billion people in the developing world lack access to reliable electricity

DIGITAL DIVIDE AND DIGITAL LITERACY

More than 50% of the world population has no access to the internet

RURAL TRANSFORMATION AND ZERO HUNGER

Encouraging sustainable agricultural production and preservation

SUSTAINABLE CITIES

By 2050, 6.5 billion people will choose to live in Cities

Solve at MIT 2018

"The beginning of a great collaboration."

The Mohammed Bin Rashid initiative for Global Prosperity is proud to have sponsored MIT Solve's yearly flagship event, Solve at MIT.

The MBR Initiative in Boston

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Vienna Challenge Design Workshop

"Creating energy off the grid"

On the topic of sustainable cities, experts in Vienna looked at ways to design and retrofit urban spaces, as well as how local governments can incentivise local municipalities to both put for

Discover the Vienna Workshop

The 2nd challenge design workshop was held at the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation's heaquarters located in Vienna, Austria.

Cairo Challenge Design Workshop

"Shifting towards sustainable cities"

Experts in Cairo focused their attention on artificial intelligence, research and development, and big data as notable methods of shifting towards sustainable cities.

The third & final challenge design workshop was held in Cairo, Egypt.

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Launching the Global Maker Challenges

"Join the maker’s movement today."

This year, the Global Maker Challenges were launched during the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. The Global Maker Challenges are the result of the three Challenge Design Work

Launching the Global Maker Challenges

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