Friday, May 29, 2015, 4:43 PM

Canada's LegWorks Helping Amputees in Developing Nations Lead Better Lives


LegWorks is an example of a public-private partnership advancing a business model that is a real quality-of-life breakthrough for the most vulnerable citizens in developing countries.

LegWorks produces a durable, affordable prosthetic leg for amputees. Recently, the company obtained $1 million in funding from private investors which was matched by the Canadian government. The LegWorks “All-Terrain Knee” was developed at the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital in Toronto.

Click here to read more on this public-private Impact Economy partnership.

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