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Artist Illustrates “Good News” And Here Are 20 Uplifting Posts

The media we consume daily has an impact on our thoughts and emotions. And during the wreck that was 2020, many of us probably experienced how easy it is to fall into regularly watching or listening to bad news. So Amii James, an illustrator from North Devon, United Kingdom, decided to create a counterbalance to this.

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This Kenyan Company Is Turning Plastic Waste Into Bricks

Gjenge Makers is a company started by 29-year-old Kenyan woman Nzambi Matee, that specializes in recycling plastic into building blocks. It all started back in 2017, after the woman quit her job as a data analyst and started creating and testing different paving materials made of plastic and sand in her mother’s back yard. Nzambi ended up putting all of her savings into the project and in the end it was all worth it – she ended up winning a scholarship to attend a social entrepreneurship training program in the USA.

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