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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        We Love ReadingUPDATED OCT 2019

        We Love Reading is a grassroots community-based program fostering in children a love for reading. We have developed a simple solution flexible to fit within any context through community read-aloud sessions.
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        Entrepreneurship, Refugees, Social and Behavior Change and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Entrepreneurship, Refugees, Social and Behavior Change, Education, Human Centered Design, Literacy, Parent & Family Engagement, Teacher Development and TrainingSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Azerbaijan, Egypt, Germany and 50 moreSEE ALL
        Azerbaijan, Egypt, Germany, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Palestinian Territories, Greece, Bangladesh, Algeria, United States, Oman, Morocco, Hong Kong, Ethiopia, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Canada, Bolivia, Argentina, France, Sudan, Australia, Kenya, United Kingdom, Sweden, Costa Rica, Qatar, Somalia, Pakistan, Yemen, Cyprus, Mali, Central African Republic, Indonesia, Norway, Macedonia, Vietnam, Syria, Sierra Leone, Iran, Denmark, Panama, India, Italy, GhanaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,185,313 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        LivoxUPDATED OCT 2019

        Livox is an alternative communication software for Android tablets that uses Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing to empower non-verbal people with disabilities and learning impairments.
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        Cognitive Development, Disability, Inclusive Education and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Cognitive Development, Disability, Inclusive Education, Basic EducationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Egypt, Jordan, Brazil
        Egypt, Jordan, BrazilSEE LESS
        TO DATE$60,000 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        "Phone School" ConceptUPDATED OCT 2019

        Every child 'goes' to phone school, from home, farm, under a tree or on a boat, etc.
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        Citizen Participation, Education, Good Governance
        Citizen Participation, Education, Good GovernanceSEE LESS
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        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        Education
          

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        Finn Church AidUPDATED SEP 2019

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        Education, Refugees
        Education, RefugeesSEE LESS
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        Kenya
        TO DATE$180,382 Funds Raised
        Education
          

        SaraConnectsUPDATED SEP 2019

        When billions of handsets can't connect to the Internet, don't change the handsets...change the Internet.
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        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Parent & Family Engagement, Prevention & Vaccination and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Parent & Family Engagement, Prevention & Vaccination, Communication with Communities, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP)SEE LESS
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        Ghana
        Education
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        RISE Removing Barriers to Education for Refugee Children through Enterprise SoftwareUPDATED JUL 2019

        A software tool for humanitarian workers to log educational data, identify barriers to education and alert other workers for action.
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        Education
        EducationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$349,633 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          

        Talking Stickers - A Scalable, Low-Cost, and Play-Based Early Learning Intervention in Low-Resource SettingsUPDATED JUN 2019

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        Maternal Newborn and Child Health
        Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
        TO DATE$187,500 Funds Raised
        Education
          

        Can't Wait to LearnUPDATED MAY 2019

        Custom-made digital game-based learning to bridge the education gap for conflict-affected children
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        Basic Education, Inclusive Education, Digital Development and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Inclusive Education, Digital Development, Gender, Humanitarian Assistance, Public-Private Partnerships, Social and Behavior Change, YouthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Lebanon, Jordan, Uganda and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Lebanon, Jordan, Uganda, SudanSEE LESS
        Education
          

        Tembo EducationUPDATED MAY 2019

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        Basic Education, Behavioural Development, Child, Early, and Forced Marriage and 18 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Behavioural Development, Child, Early, and Forced Marriage, Cognitive Development, Curriculum, Economic Empowerment, Education, Emotional Development, Gender, Inclusion, Literacy, Parent & Family Engagement, Physical Development, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Social Development, Social and Behavior Change, Teacher Development and Training, Technology, Testing & Assessment, Workforce Development, YouthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        NafhamUPDATED MAY 2019

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        Basic Education, Curriculum, Other and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Curriculum, Other, Parent & Family Engagement, Secondary EducationSEE LESS
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        Algeria, Egypt, Kuwait and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Algeria, Egypt, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, SyriaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        Building the 21st century classroomsUPDATED MAY 2019

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        Basic Education, Communications and Media, Curriculum and 12 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Communications and Media, Curriculum, Education Policy & Finance, Finance, Mentoring/Coaching, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Public-Private Partnerships, School-to-Work Transition, Secondary Education, Teacher Development and Training, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Testing & Assessment, YouthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Cameroon, Nepal, Philippines and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Cameroon, Nepal, Philippines, South AfricaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        KAINOafrica™UPDATED MAY 2019

        An inclusive and equitable teacher guide-based education platform that leverages technology to transform how teachers access and deliver STEM blended curriculum aligned lessons across Africa using the KAINOtab, web and mobile apps.
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        Economic Empowerment, Economic Growth and Trade, Urbanization and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Empowerment, Economic Growth and Trade, Urbanization, Digital Development, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Human Centered Design, Security, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
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        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        BLITABUPDATED MAY 2019

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        Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, Human Centered Design and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, Human Centered Design, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Austria
        AustriaSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        LingvoHelpUPDATED MAY 2019

        LingvoHelp can let blind and visually impaired people see the world through the language!

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        Health, Social Services, Digital Development and 14 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Social Services, Digital Development, Education, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Literacy, Moral Development, Positive Youth Development, School-to-Work Transition, Social Development, Teacher Development and Training, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Youth, Youth Engagement and Contribution, Youth Friendly ServicesSEE LESS
        Education
          

        EduTracUPDATED MAY 2019

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        Digital Development, Education, Other
        Digital Development, Education, OtherSEE LESS
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        Afghanistan, Uganda, Zimbabwe
        Afghanistan, Uganda, ZimbabweSEE LESS
        Education
          

        a-ACADEMY Smart LearningUPDATED MAY 2019

        We provide digital education resources to those who need them most.
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        Basic Education, Curriculum, Literacy
        Basic Education, Curriculum, LiteracySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        Education
          

        Mindset LearnUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Education, Technology
        Digital Development, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Africa, Angola, Benin and 40 moreSEE ALL
        South Africa, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, ZimbabweSEE LESS
        Education
          

        Children as Agents of Resilience and Environmental SustainabilityUPDATED APR 2019

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        Digital Development, Education, Environment and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Development, Education, Environment, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Armenia
        ArmeniaSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Institute for Global Environmental Studies (IGES)UPDATED APR 2019

        Mosquito Challenge Community Campaign: Kid Citizen Science to Combat Zika
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        Agriculture Water Management, Citizen Participation, Youth Engagement and Contribution and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Agriculture Water Management, Citizen Participation, Youth Engagement and Contribution, Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Brazil, Peru
        Brazil, PeruSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,248,934 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Kezakoo.comUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Education, Technology
        Digital Development, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Morocco
        MoroccoSEE LESS
        Education
          

        ukuFUNdaUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Education, Technology
        Digital Development, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Africa
        South AfricaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        Connecting ClassroomsUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Technology
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Liberia
        LiberiaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        PenPal SchoolsUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Methods & Learning and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Methods & Learning, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia and 32 moreSEE ALL
        Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ethiopia, Ghana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Kenya, Laos, Lebanon, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, United Kingdom, UzbekistanSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Educar ChileUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Education, Teacher Development and Training and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Development, Education, Teacher Development and Training, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Chile
        Education
          

        Every Child a ScientistUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Education, Technology
        Digital Development, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Education
          

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