Developing List of Potentially Relevant Innovations across 12 COVID-19 Categories
Innovations that may be ready to deploy, could be adapted for COVID-19 responses, or may inspire new much-needed solutions. TIP: Use the filters below to find specific innovations such as "COVID-19 Categories" for solutions in 1 of 12 categories or "COVID-19 Recognitions" for those identified for their COVID-19 efforts.
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        LayerTech LabsUPDATED JUN 2020

        Balangay
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        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, Digital Development and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Communication with Communities, Humanitarian AssistanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Philippines
        PhilippinesSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          

        Blockchain Technology-Based Computer Application for Vaccine Supply Chain ManagementUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Transport & Supply Chains
        Transport & Supply ChainsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Prevention
          

        Learning Equality - Bringing the Online Learning Revolution OfflineUPDATED JUN 2020

        Kolibri is an open-source educational platform designed to provide offline access to a curated and openly licensed content library with pedagogical support tools for use in low-resource and low-connectivity contexts.
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        Education, Human Centered Design, Refugees and 18 moreSEE ALL
        Education, Human Centered Design, Refugees, Basic Education, Curriculum, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Higher Education, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Literacy, Mentoring/Coaching, Methods & Learning, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Parent & Family Engagement, Secondary Education, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and Training, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Testing & AssessmentSEE LESS
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        Mexico, India, Uganda and 26 moreSEE ALL
        Mexico, India, Uganda, Kenya, Jordan, Tanzania, Dominican Republic, Brazil, Guatemala, Ghana, Ethiopia, Costa Rica, Cameroon, Cambodia, Bangladesh, United States, Malawi, Rwanda, Peru, Nigeria, Malaysia, Liberia, Honduras, Cote d'Ivoire, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Paraguay, Myanmar, PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$7,887,500 Funds Raised
        Education
          
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        Network Modeling Approaches for Malaria SurveillanceUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          

        Opportunity2Change: Pre-disaster Training for School Leaders and EducatorsUPDATED JUN 2020

        A pre-disaster training program for school leaders and teachers empowering them to assess and take advantage of available resources after an emergency to maximise education continuity and support to children and families.
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        Education
        EducationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Vanuatu
        VanuatuSEE LESS
        TO DATE$199,145 Funds Raised
        Education
          

        Expanding the reach of the Tika Vaani (vaccine voice) platform: A bold idea to transform newborn and child health in rural IndiaUPDATED JUN 2020

        https://gramvaani.org/?p=3631
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        Nutrition, Prevention & Vaccination, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Nutrition, Prevention & Vaccination, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$74,980 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          

        Aero Therapeutics, IncUPDATED JUN 2020

        Aero Therapeutics has developed a versatile low-cost respirator that self-sterilizes against bacteria and viruses named: PremieBreathe.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical DevicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, Ethiopia
        India, EthiopiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$280,000 Funds Raised
        Treatment
          

        A Mobile - Cloud System to Achieve Universal VacccinationUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Development, Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          

        One Acre FundUPDATED JUN 2020

        Financing and Services for Smallholder Farmers
        FOCUS AREAS
        Agriculture, Climate Change and Resilience, Evidence & Impact and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Agriculture, Climate Change and Resilience, Evidence & Impact, Social & Micro FinanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Burundi, Kenya, Malawi and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Burundi, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, ZambiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$44,408,972 Funds Raised
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        40K PLUSUPDATED JUN 2020

        40K PLUS addresses the lack of access to quality education (UNSDG 4) in low-resource environments through a technology platform that delivers educational material offline using low-cost android devices.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Literacy, Technology
        Education, Literacy, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Cambodia, India
        Cambodia, IndiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,175,000 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        CareMotherUPDATED JUN 2020

        CareMother pregnancy care App is now upgraded with COVID-19 screening combined with an AI-powered symptom assessment to identify mild and severe cases, provide triage on the type-of-care, easing the strain on the health system.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices
        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical DevicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Bangladesh, Kenya, India
        Bangladesh, Kenya, IndiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$677,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Audiopedia - Essential Knowledge. For all Women, Everywhere.UPDATED JUN 2020

        Audiopedia is a free resource of localized expert audio contents about health, nutrition, child care, family planning, agriculture and much more. Audiopedia is freely accessible using our solar-powered player and on both smart and feature phones.
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        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Health and 23 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Health, Ageing, Basic Education, Child Protection, Child, Early, and Forced Marriage, Climate Change and Resilience, Economic Empowerment, Gender, HIV/AIDS, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Literacy, Menstrual Hygiene, Methods & Learning, Non-communicable Diseases, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Prevention & Vaccination, Sanitation, Social and Behavior Change, Soft or Life Skills, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
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        Tanzania, Uganda, Congo, Republic of the and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Tanzania, Uganda, Congo, Republic of the, Rwanda, NicaraguaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        AtmaGoUPDATED JUN 2020

        Building a movement to empower communities from the ground up - Neighbors helping Neighbors.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Health and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Health, Communication with Communities, Gender Equity, Good GovernanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Indonesia, United States
        Indonesia, United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,570,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        GAIA Mobile Health ClinicsUPDATED JUN 2020

        GAIA's mobile clinics provide access to critical healthcare at the far end of the road in rural Southern Africa and build the capacity of the local healthcare systems. To date, we've conducted over 2 million clinic visits.
        FOCUS AREAS
        HIV/AIDS, Health Systems, Primary Care and 5 moreSEE ALL
        HIV/AIDS, Health Systems, Primary Care, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Youth Friendly ServicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Malawi
        MalawiSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Testing
          
        Transport
          
        +1
          

        EmpowerU Learning - A High- Quality Remote learning platform for rural studentsUPDATED JUN 2020

        EmpowerU-Learning brings Free Classroom-like Learning to Rural/Suburban K12 students from Public Schools of India. Students learn from their own favourite school teachers through the platform even in low internet areas.
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        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Technology and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Technology, Basic Education, Curriculum, Inclusive EducationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Education
          

        Digital Sub-Wallets for Increased Financial Empowerment of WomenUPDATED JUN 2020

        Increase ability to participate equally in existing markets; to access opportunities to the job, control over their own time and lives. to participation in economic development from their house and international institutions.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Finance, Entrepreneurship, Gender
        Digital Finance, Entrepreneurship, GenderSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda, Tanzania
        Uganda, TanzaniaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,653,068 Funds Raised
        Economic and Workforce Support
          

        Wings for AidUPDATED JUN 2020

        Helping humanitarian aid organisations bridge 'the last mile'​ in disaster struck and remote areas, through the development and operation of special-purpuse Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV's).
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies, TechnologySEE LESS
        Humanitarian Assistance
          

        Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX)UPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Conflict Response, Data Collection/Needs Assessments and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Communication with Communities, Conflict Response, Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Human Centered Design, Humanitarian Assistance, Refugees, Response TechnologiesSEE LESS
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        Colombia, Kenya, Nepal
        Colombia, Kenya, NepalSEE LESS
        Data
          

        Praava Health TelehealthUPDATED JUN 2020

        This innovation has developed telehealth and awareness programming services to cater to people that are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Bangladesh
        BangladeshSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        WeCare.id CrowdfundingUPDATED JUN 2020

        This innovationinitiated a crowdfunding effort to help raise funds for personal medical protective equipment andself protective equipment (PPE)for COVID-19 medical personnel working in the front lines to fight this pandemic.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Indonesia
        IndonesiaSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          

        Sehat Kahani UPDATED JUN 2020

        Sehat Kahani uses a virtual telemedicine and video consultation platform that allows previously home based and out of work female doctors, popularly known as “doctor Brides” in Pakistan to resume work from the comfort of their homes and provide health consultations, treatment and counselling to patients in need of affordable, accessible, quality health care in Pakistan and beyond.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$361,292 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          
        +1
          

        reach52UPDATED JUN 2020

        reach52 radically transforms delivery models for primary care in rural and remote areas of LMICs using a digital public health approach, building next generation systems for the 52% who can’t currently access essential health services.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Health Systems, Supply Chains
        Digital Development, Health Systems, Supply ChainsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Philippines, Cambodia
        Philippines, CambodiaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Smart LabourUPDATED JUN 2020

        The Smart Labour app helps labourers in the UAE to learn something useful & get telecom rewards & gifts. Residents can do good by buying telecom vouchers & gifts from the app. Workers also share innovative ideas and report health and safety incidents
        FOCUS AREAS
        Basic Education, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Workforce Development and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Workforce Development, Citizen Participation, Soft or Life Skills, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United Arab Emirates
        United Arab EmiratesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Economic and Workforce Support
          

        Humanitarian Exchange Language (HXL)UPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Human Centered Design and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Human Centered Design, Humanitarian Assistance, TechnologySEE LESS
        Data
          

        Sciency LearningUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Technology
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Zimbabwe
        ZimbabweSEE LESS
        Education
          

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