As marine and land life suffer from the consequences of plastic pollution, green innovators such as Sandra Pascoe Ortiz, winner of the First National Invention Award of the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI), develop eco-friendly alternatives to the omnipresent plastic material.
All Women in Green Interviews
WIPO GREEN interviewed Bernice Dapaah, a multi-award winning entrepreneur and innovator in the field of smart mobility systems. Her medium-sized company, Ghana Bamboo Bikes, creates bicycles from a locally available material - bamboo - and encourages the shift toward eco-mobility and integrated transport in Africa and beyond.
WIPO GREEN interviewed Mónica Abarca, a young entrepreneur and innovator whose start-up company qAIRa focuses on addressing air pollution and is revolutionizing access to air quality information in Peru.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, WIPO GREEN interviewed Sarika Kulkarni, a female inventor and a design lead at PadCare Labs, a start-up company focusing on climate-friendly menstrual hygiene management in India.