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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        Nanoly Chemical Protector for VaccinesUPDATED APR 2020

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        Health, Prevention & Vaccination
        Health, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        Kyetume Community Based Health Care Programme (Kyetume CBHC)UPDATED APR 2020

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        Primary Care
        Primary CareSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          

        Providing preventive, curative and promotive health services to those most affected by Covid-19 pandemic.UPDATED APR 2020

        Our solution consists of a comprehensive approach to support in controlling the spread of Covid-19 by quickly identifying the suspected cases, protecting health workers & map suspected and confirmed cases for informed decision making.
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        GIS/Mapping, Health, Technology and 1 moreSEE ALL
        GIS/Mapping, Health, Technology, Mental HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Prevention
          

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        WIPO Re:SearchUPDATED APR 2020

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        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Public-Private Partnerships
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Public-Private PartnershipsSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        PedalTapUPDATED APR 2020

        PedalTap is a retrofittable and affordable, hands free foot operated water dispensing device designed to reduce the spread of infectious disease and save water. It is modifying the existing water system for developing countries.
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        Health, Human Centered Design, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
        Health, Human Centered Design, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        SPARTAN COVID-19 TESTUPDATED APR 2020

        Rapid identification of the COVID-19 virus.
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Canada
        CanadaSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        Singapore Digital Footprint for contact tracingUPDATED APR 2020

        Singapore has been utilizing digital footprints to find out where COVID-19 positive cases have been in the fourteen days prior to their diagnosis.
        Data
          
        Policy-Related
          
        Prevention
          
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        FluGoWhereUPDATED APR 2020

        During the COVID-19 pandemic, this website (linked to MaskGoWhere), has enabled quick and easy searching of Public Health Preparedness Clinics providing special subsidies for those diagnosed with respiratory illnesses.
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        Health Systems, Technology
        Health Systems, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Singapore
        SingaporeSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        UNDP Singapore
          

        MaskGoWhereUPDATED APR 2020

        During the COVID-19 pandemic, this website, which is a collaborative effort from a number of Government ministries, has helped Singaporean households find the designated location, day and time to collect masks allocated by the Government.
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        Health Systems, Technology
        Health Systems, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Singapore
        SingaporeSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        UNDP Singapore
          

        iThermo: AI-driven temperature screening toolUPDATED APR 2020

        In response to COVID-19, Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS), the national HIT agency in Singapore, and KroniKare developed an AI-driven temperature screening device in two weeks. iThermo screens and identifies those having or showing symptoms of fever.
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        AI, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 1 moreSEE ALL
        AI, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Singapore
        SingaporeSEE LESS
        Policy-Related
          
        Prevention
          
        UNDP Singapore
          

        MUNEUPDATED MAR 2020

        One-stop solution for safe syringe disposal. - Save nurses from secondary infection
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        Health, Supply Chains
        Health, Supply ChainsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Vietnam
        VietnamSEE LESS
        TO DATE$269,694 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          

        Wash Hand Pedal BasinUPDATED MAR 2020

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        Sanitation
        SanitationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        Search for Common Ground: Media for Social ChangeUPDATED MAR 2020

        Search has employed media since our founding to amplify social movement toward peace. Media stirs up discussion across societies in conflict and models new ways to overcome differences. Our flagship series, The Team, broadcast in 21 countries.
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        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Peace and Resilience and 9 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Peace and Resilience, Communications and Media, Conflict Response, Elections, Gender-based Violence, Political Process, Positive Youth Development, Rule of Law and Human Rights, Social and Behavior Change, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya, Morocco, Ethiopia and 18 moreSEE ALL
        Kenya, Morocco, Ethiopia, Cote d'Ivoire, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nepal, Angola, Indonesia, Zimbabwe, Lebanon, Tanzania, United States, Yemen, Palestinian Territories, Rwanda, Sri Lanka, Jordan, Myanmar, TunisiaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          

        TruviUPDATED MAR 2020

        Truvi transforms disaster response, resiliency and international development with an AI-based system that provides evidence-based matching of needs-to-solutions in real time, enabling to focus efforts, time and resources on implementation and impact.
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        Citizen Participation, Humanitarian Assistance, Technology and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Humanitarian Assistance, Technology, AI, Climate Change and Resilience, Disaster Risk ReductionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Israel
        IsraelSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
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        GatherUPDATED MAR 2020

        Our mission is to close the sanitation data gap, so that decision-makers know how and where to improve sanitation infrastructure and services. We’re transforming how local and global decision-makers collect, share, and understand sanitation data.
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        Data/Analytics, GIS/Mapping, Sanitation
        Data/Analytics, GIS/Mapping, SanitationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya, Zambia, Madagascar
        Kenya, Zambia, MadagascarSEE LESS
        TO DATE$250,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          

        A New Strategy to Elicit Broadly Protective Antibodies to Influenza VirusesUPDATED DEC 2019

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        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$999,891 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          

        MedicyclesUPDATED OCT 2019

        Monthly, 1-day comprehensive health clinics in remote Ugandan villages with high prevalence rates of HIV
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        Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, HIV/AIDS and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, HIV/AIDS, Health, Human Centered Design, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social & Micro Finance, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$50,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Transport
          
        Treatment
          

        Living GoodsUPDATED JUL 2019

        Community Health Promoters Providing Door to Door Healthcare
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        Clean Cooking, Economic Empowerment, Energy and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Clean Cooking, Economic Empowerment, Energy, Energy Efficiency, Gender, Health, Inclusion, Social and Behavior Change, Solar, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya, Uganda, Myanmar and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Kenya, Uganda, Myanmar, ZambiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$6,437,020 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          

        Optimizing Community-Based InterventionsUPDATED MAY 2019

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        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Policy-Related
          
        Prevention
          

        Open Source MalariaUPDATED MAY 2019

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        Education, Health, Higher Education and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Education, Health, Higher Education, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Public-Private PartnershipsSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        SweetSense Remote Water Monitoring Platform For Improved Water Service Delivery, Accountability, and HealthUPDATED MAY 2019

        SweetSense Inc. creates Internet of Things (IOT) solutions to improve the quality and value of water, sanitation, and energy services in emerging markets.
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        Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Agriculture and 11 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Agriculture, Air Quality, Data/Analytics, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Economic Empowerment, Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, GIS/Mapping, Good Governance, Policy and Regulation, Sanitation, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda
        Ethiopia, Kenya, RwandaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$974,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          

        SoaPenUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
        Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Prevention
          

        The EpiTent, The Next Generation TentUPDATED MAY 2019

        "The next generation Re-imagined tent for Emergency human-led service delivery in hot climates." It is the Humane Emergency Use Canopies and Accessories (HEUCA). The tent offers passive cooling of over 7 degrees Celsius, a 95% improvement in airflow over existing structures and a 90% reduction in social exclusion
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        Energy, Health, Housing and Infrastructure and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Energy, Health, Housing and Infrastructure, Human Centered Design, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Refugees, ResilienceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Transport
          
        Treatment
          

        Cell Phone-Based Iris Recognition Biometric TechnologyUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Technology
        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Singapore
        SingaporeSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Prevention
          

        Vaccine Discovery by Mapping Quasispecies Sequence SpaceUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        France
        FranceSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          

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