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Closed challenges

The deadlines for the Challenges, below, have passed. Each attracted Pitches, some of which are now beeing developed into solutions as part of the Social Challenges Platform

Most recently closed

Gender, Social inclusion

Nutrition Programme

Amato Lusitano – Associação de Desenvolvimento

Deadline: 21/12/2017

Social organisation seeking for solutions to contribute to the distribution of food and hygiene products to families in a social emergency situation in a more regular and dynamic way.

Aging Health, Care and Vitality

Services to elderly people located in low density territories

City Council of Castelo Branco

Deadline: 21/12/2017

City of Castelo Branco seeks for solutions for the provision of proximity services to the population located in low density territories, by promoting and preserving elderly people’s quality of life.