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Using Coca-Cola’s Operations to Distribute Essential Medicine

Posted by in , , on 3-27-13

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ColaLife’s AirPod Medication Distribution Packaging for Distribution in Coca-Cola Crates

Description:

AidPod, a wedge-shaped container that fits between the necks of bottles in a Coca-Cola crate. AidPods are used to distribute essential medications in Africa by piggybacking on Coca-Cola’s existing operations.

One product being distributed is an anti-diarrhea kit, called “Kit Yamoyo” (“Kit of Life”).  In future versions, they are exploring modifying the package so it can continue life as a SODIS water disinfectant.

Video of  AirPod Version 2

 

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ColaLife registered as an independent U.K. charity in 2011 and began a pilot program in Zambia.

Success Stories: Designs of the Year 2013 – Spring 2013
MOO Award – 28 November 2012
Grand Challenges Canada – 22 November 2012
UK Packaging Awards – 14 November 2012
Making More Health Award – Boehringer Ingelheim/Ashoka Changemakers – 7 December 2011
Buckminster Fuller Challenge – 2010
UnLtd Award – June 2010

Links:

ColaLife

List of ColaLife Awards

 

Company:

ColaLife

 

Country of Origin:

Zambia

United Kingdom

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