Inspiration All of mankind, by shear existence must contribute to its survival and must be a good steward of nature, sharing knowledge which is as old as the time mankind has being will benefit all of humanity, these viruses could have come in times before recorded history and that's why we now need to go with oral history, traditional practices, folklore and stories, philosophy, quotes, the full expression of language including symbology.
What it does collection of a global herbal/plant medicine especially for indigenous plants for mineral content vs natural existence so as to link via algorithm, related plants, mineral content, geographical locations hence mineral intake/supply, where ever possible plant physical features, special use of that plant/herb. All the global knowledge when placed in one web, will assist us to know how our ancestors survived previous pandemics, we can gain from knowledge gathered throughout human history and passed on from generation.
How I built it, in response to the current situation.
Challenges I ran into, this requires a global and more especially traditional information trove.
Accomplishments that I'm proud of, previous winner of the 8th Unisa innovation challenge.
What I learned, To build something of this scale, it requires a global allegiance, sharing of knowledge.
What's next for global medicinal bank, to get assistance from many interested people, doctors both medical and traditional and therapists and those with indigenous knowledge, healers, farmers, agriculturalists, plant experts, plant mineral contents specialists.
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