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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        SaraConnectsUPDATED SEP 2019

        When billions of handsets can't connect to the Internet, don't change the handsets...change the Internet.
        FOCUS AREAS
        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ghana
        Education
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Using Birth Registry Data to Increase Timely VaccinationUPDATED AUG 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Bangladesh
        BangladeshSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        ParentUpUPDATED AUG 2019

        Toll-free SMS-based consultation service that provides guidance on maternal & child health, emotional well-being, and reproductive and sexual health and rights to young mothers in the Philippines
        FOCUS AREAS
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Parent & Family Engagement, Sexual and Reproductive Health and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Parent & Family Engagement, Sexual and Reproductive Health, AI, Data/Analytics, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Gender Equity, Mental Health, Soft or Life SkillsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Philippines
        PhilippinesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$75,000 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

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        Scaling Up Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Persons Affected by the Syrian Crisis in LebanonUPDATED JUN 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Mental Health
        Mental HealthSEE LESS
        TO DATE$187,474 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          

        Mama RiverUPDATED MAY 2019

        A maternal and newborn health program for remote communities in the Peruvian Amazon
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Gender, Health and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Gender, Health, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Peru
        TO DATE$42,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Smart Phone Ad-Hoc Networking (SPAN™)UPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Data/Analytics, Housing and Infrastructure and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Communication with Communities, Data/Analytics, Housing and Infrastructure, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Mobile Content Authoring PlatformUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Monitoring & Evaluation, Social and Behavior Change, Technology
        Monitoring & Evaluation, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Cell Phone-Based Vaccination Program for Stateless ChildrenUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Technology
        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Thailand
        ThailandSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Development of an informal network of community mental health services for victims of child abuse provided by community-based caregivers in HaitiUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, Prevention & Vaccination and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Haiti
        TO DATE$202,500 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Women Originated Media Entrepreurship Network (WOMEN)UPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communications and Media, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Development and 15 moreSEE ALL
        Communications and Media, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Economic Empowerment, Education, Extracurricular or Out-of School Activities, Gender, Gender Equity, Inclusion, Mentoring/Coaching, Methods & Learning, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Social Services, Social and Behavior Change, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Workforce DevelopmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ukraine
        UkraineSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Expansion of a new implementation model to address severe mental disorders in rural Haiti, to inform the development of a national decentralized mental health plan following the 2010 Haiti earthquakeUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Human Centered Design
        Health, Human Centered DesignSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Haiti
        TO DATE$1,122,821 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        SaferSpaces – working together for a safer South AfricaUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communications and Media, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Good Governance
        Communications and Media, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Good GovernanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Africa
        South AfricaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Cyber Harassment HelplineUPDATED APR 2019

        To equip women, non-binary individuals and minorities with the tools and resources to reclaim online spaces.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Gender-based Violence, Peace and Resilience, Technology
        Gender-based Violence, Peace and Resilience, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Living RightUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Curriculum, Education, Health and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Curriculum, Education, Health, Human Centered Design, Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Africa
        South AfricaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          

        Institute for Global Environmental Studies (IGES)UPDATED APR 2019

        Mosquito Challenge Community Campaign: Kid Citizen Science to Combat Zika
        FOCUS AREAS
        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
          

        FACE Salam Project for Street ChildrenUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Literacy, School-to-Work Transition, Economic Growth and Trade and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Literacy, School-to-Work Transition, Economic Growth and Trade, Health, Human Centered DesignSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Egypt
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        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
          

        1001 StoriesUPDATED APR 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Education, Literacy and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Development, Education, Literacy, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, Uganda, El Salvador and 6 moreSEE ALL
        India, Uganda, El Salvador, Jordan, Mexico, South Africa, South Korea, Tanzania, ZambiaSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        MeraDoctorUPDATED APR 2019

        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Treatment
          

        Saruki the PeacebotUPDATED MAR 2019

        Saruki is a peacebot that engages with people to shift mindsets in favour of peace
        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Education, Peace and Resilience
        Communication with Communities, Education, Peace and ResilienceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Building a new channel for delivering alternative mental health care treatments to Filipino children with mood disordersUPDATED FEB 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Philippines
        PhilippinesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$202,500 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        APECAUPDATED JAN 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Primary Care
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Primary CareSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Peru
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          

        HER PakistanUPDATED DEC 2018

        Transforming women into healthy, empowered and resilient individuals to face the world with more confidence by providing them with knowledge and skills that enable them to menstruate with dignity and confidence.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Menstrual Hygiene, Mid-Adolescence (15-19), Sexual and Reproductive Health and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Menstrual Hygiene, Mid-Adolescence (15-19), Sexual and Reproductive Health, Emerging Adulthood (20-24), HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$635 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        A Voice-Based Social Networking Platform for Rural MothersUPDATED OCT 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health
        Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        mHealth for Mental Health of Young Mothers in NepalUPDATED OCT 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health
        Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nepal
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

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