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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        SORMAS - COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        SORMAS (Surveillance Outbreak Response Management and Analysis System) is a pandemic management system for case and contact management.SORMAS-COVID-19 is a specialized version for contact person management within the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.It supports the health authorities in identifying and monitoring contact persons.
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        Data/Analytics, Health Systems
        Data/Analytics, Health SystemsSEE LESS
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        Fiji, Nigeria, Ghana
        Fiji, Nigeria, GhanaSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Prevention
          

        RapidPro in the Education SectorUPDATED MAY 2020

        From youth engagement programs like U-Report to education monitoring systems like EduTrac, RapidPro has become UNICEF’s common platform for developing and sharing mobile services that can be adapted for different contexts and sectors. It is a powerful tool for chatbot development.
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        Education, Technology
        Education, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Papua New Guinea
        Papua New GuineaSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Education
          
        Emergency Communication
          

        Local Authority Directory by FUTUREGOVUPDATED MAY 2020

        A simple, production-ready directory of services that can help residents cope if they're staying at home due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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        Data/Analytics
        Data/AnalyticsSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

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        mHeroUPDATED MAY 2020

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        Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Health
        Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, HealthSEE LESS
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        Guinea, Liberia, Mali and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone, TanzaniaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$700,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          

        iHRISUPDATED MAY 2020

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        Data/Analytics, Digital Development, GIS/Mapping and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Data/Analytics, Digital Development, GIS/Mapping, Health, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Botswana, Burundi, Chad and 18 moreSEE ALL
        Botswana, Burundi, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, ZimbabweSEE LESS
        TO DATE$74,999 Funds Raised
        Data
          

        Open Medical Record System (OpenMRS)UPDATED MAY 2020

        Those countries that already experience strained resources and a higher burden of disease are now turning to OpenMRS for help in mitigating the impact of COVID-19 on their high-risk population. More than at any other point in our history, OpenMRS and the larger global goods community, is well positioned to support these countries to respond to a pandemic by expanding their capacity through better scientific based information at their fingertips.
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        Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Health and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Haiti, Lesotho, Mozambique and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Haiti, Lesotho, Mozambique, Pakistan, Philippines, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, ZimbabweSEE LESS
        Data
          

        Pikobar West JavaUPDATED MAY 2020

        Pikobar is an intuitive and comprehensive resource for citizens. It provides information on COVID-19, which includes not just useful content like myth-busting and background to key concepts such as social distancing, but also highlights the most relevant government services including providing contact details.
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        Indonesia
        IndonesiaSEE LESS
        Data
          

        Covid Care MapUPDATED MAY 2020

        Covid Care map helps with mapping existing and forecasted health system capacity gaps (beds, staffing, ventilators, supplies) to care for surging numbers of COVID-19 patients (especially those requiring intensive care) with granular detail.
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        GIS/Mapping, Data/Analytics
        GIS/Mapping, Data/AnalyticsSEE LESS
        Data
          

        Tokyo COVID-19 taskforce websiteUPDATED MAY 2020

        The Tokyo COVID-19 Task Force website is a central repository of information and resources. It features both a comprehensive data dashboard – ranging from data on total tests conducted and confirmed cases, through to the estimated number of subway passengers – and information for anyone who may be affected by COVID-19.
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        Japan
        Data
          

        The electronic Trauma Health Record (eTHR)UPDATED MAY 2020

        Advancing Trauma Care and Injury Surveillance in Low to Middle Income Countries
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        Digital Development, Health
        Digital Development, HealthSEE LESS
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        Canada, South Africa, Tanzania and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Canada, South Africa, Tanzania, United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$84,750 Funds Raised
        Data
          

        PEGASIUPDATED MAY 2020

        We are pioneers in the Smart management of Healthcare information for the developing world, making it accessible, clear and useful for patients, physicians and service providers, and aggregating it to detect endemic and epidemic diseases real time.
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        Health, Health Systems, Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Health, Health Systems, Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
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        Dominican Republic, Chile, Mexico
        Dominican Republic, Chile, MexicoSEE LESS
        Data
          

        GDOi (Global Development Organization Insights)UPDATED APR 2020

        Comprehensive data ecosystem platform to provide accurate forecasting, indexing and analysis to generate insights from the worlds development aid data for better decision making in support of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and beyond.
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        Gender, Good Governance, Health Systems and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Gender, Good Governance, Health Systems, Education, YouthSEE LESS
        Data
          

        LAWIN Forest and Biodiversity Protection SystemUPDATED APR 2020

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        Biodiversity, Digital Development, Environment and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Biodiversity, Digital Development, Environment, Forestry, Natural Resources, Watersheds, WildlifeSEE LESS
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        Philippines
        PhilippinesSEE LESS
        Data
          

        One CodexUPDATED APR 2020

        Free analysis of SARS-CoV-2 genomics data
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        Data/Analytics
        Data/AnalyticsSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Y Combinator
          

        BenchlingUPDATED APR 2020

        Software for COVID-19 diagnostics, vaccine, and treatment work
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Y Combinator
          

        AgileMDUPDATED APR 2020

        Clinical pathways for screening and hospitalizing COVID patients, integrated into your EHR, deployed in days, and updated in real-time
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        piClinic ConsoleUPDATED APR 2020

        Affordable, sustainable patient-record automation for limited-resource clinics.
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        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
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        Honduras
        HondurasSEE LESS
        TO DATE$32,500 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        Akido LabsUPDATED APR 2020

        Tracking the spread of COVID-19 and optimizing response across regions
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        Data/Analytics
        Data/AnalyticsSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Y Combinator
          

        OpentronsUPDATED APR 2020

        Lab robots for running COVID tests
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        AI
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Treatment
          
        Y Combinator
          

        Mapping for the COVID-19 ResponseUPDATED APR 2020

        Ensuring that OpenStreetMap data can be used by government agencies/health authorities and other actors requesting it for the response to COVID-19.
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        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, GIS/Mapping
        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, GIS/MappingSEE LESS
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        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Data
          

        BetterConsultUPDATED APR 2020

        Pre-consultation tool for patients
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        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Health, Technology
        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Health, TechnologySEE LESS
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        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Prevention
          
        Testing
          
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        TupaiaUPDATED APR 2020

        Free and open-source health data aggregation, analysis and visualisation platform, combining data from mSupply, DHIS2, Tupaia MediTrak and elsewhere. Used for supply chain strengthening, disaster response, service provision and disease surveillance.
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        Data/Analytics, Health, Transport & Supply Chains and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Data/Analytics, Health, Transport & Supply Chains, Disaster Risk Reduction, Humanitarian AssistanceSEE LESS
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        Australia, Samoa, Papua New Guinea and 10 moreSEE ALL
        Australia, Samoa, Papua New Guinea, Laos, Cote d'Ivoire, Venezuela, Sierra Leone, Myanmar, Kiribati, Timor-Leste, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, TongaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$7,180,264 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        DHIS2 - COVID-19 Surveillance Digital Data PackageUPDATED APR 2020

        DHIS2 has released a digital data package to accelerate case detection, situation reporting, active surveillance and response for COVID-19.
        Data
          

        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
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        India
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Prevention
          

        Ayiti Analytics' COVID-19 Dashboard and Distance Learning ProgramUPDATED APR 2020

        Building data-driven products and training emerging data scientists to solve the most complex problems in Haiti
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        Data/Analytics, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology
        Data/Analytics, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), TechnologySEE LESS
        TO DATE$14,500 Funds Raised
        Data
          

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