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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        Digital Learning by SAIDE Community LibraryUPDATED AUG 2020

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        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Technology
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        Education
          

        Needs Map - İhtiyaç HaritasıUPDATED AUG 2020

        Needs Map is an online platform, where people in need of something can connect with those who can help them around the country. It does map-based data matching and brings transparency and visualizes street level data in terms of need and support.
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        Economic Recovery, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Recovery, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies, GIS/Mapping, Gender-based ViolenceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Turkey
        TurkeySEE LESS
        TO DATE$237,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        The Learning Toolkit PlusUPDATED AUG 2020

        Evidence-based and evidence-proven interactive multimedia software for literacy, numeracy, inquiry, self regulation, designed to promote the development of essential educational competencies especially for those who are at risk of school failure. The software and extensive digital support materials are available to educators worldwide without charge.

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        Education, Technology, Youth
        Education, Technology, YouthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Canada, Australia, Kenya and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Canada, Australia, Kenya, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, ChinaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,500,000 Funds Raised
        Education
          

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        Nucleic Acid Extractor GENTi 32 by GeneAll Biotechnology CoUPDATED AUG 2020

        The GENTi 32 gives you the flexibility to purify DNA/RNA from a variety of starting material, including Sputum, CSF, BAL, Urine, Body Fluid and also clinical samples such as hair and bone.
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        Medical Devices, Technology
        Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Rescue Writing & Global StoryMakersUPDATED AUG 2020

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        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Technology
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Education
          

        Thornhill Medical - MOVES® SLC™UPDATED AUG 2020

        MOVES® SLC™ is a portable Intensive Care Unit (ICU) that provides the highest level of patient care in any environment, integrating the functions of a ventilator, oxygen concentrator, physiological monitoring and suction into a single device.
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        Data/Analytics, Medical Devices, Monitoring & Evaluation
        Data/Analytics, Medical Devices, Monitoring & EvaluationSEE LESS
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        Malaysia, Israel, Canada and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Malaysia, Israel, Canada, Belgium, Australia, United StatesSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Transport
          
        Treatment
          

        One Acre FundUPDATED AUG 2020

        Financing and Services for Smallholder Farmers
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        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
          

        MAMAOPE: PNEUMONIA DIAGNOSTIC DEVICE FOR LOW RESOURCE CLINICAL SETTINGSUPDATED AUG 2020

        MamaOpe is a non-invasive device designed to accurately detect pneumonia in low resource settings using patient vitals.
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices, Health SystemsSEE LESS
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        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$25,000 Funds Raised
        Testing
          

        TotoquizUPDATED JUL 2020

        Totoquiz is a Web and Android application that enables pupils from Primary 1 to 7 in Uganda to learn and revise online
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        Basic Education, Education, Testing & Assessment
        Basic Education, Education, Testing & AssessmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        MiCo BioMed: VERI-Q PCR 316 COVID-19 Detection PlatformUPDATED JUL 2020

        PCR 316 COVID-19 Kit is a near point-of-care diagnostics in 1 hour
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Safe Water and AIDS Project (SWAP)UPDATED JUL 2020

        SWAP is member of the COVID 19 Rapid Reponse teams would like to scale up the training and distribution of essential supplies to health facilities and evacuation camps to protect health workers and mitigate the community transmission of COVID 19.
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        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Non-communicable Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Non-communicable Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Entrepreneurship, HIV/AIDS, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD EducationSEE LESS
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        Kenya
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        M'Care HealthUPDATED JUL 2020

        M'Care AI is an offline and online mobile health assistant for community health workers providing medical care to patients in low resourced communities. M'Care AI includes predictive and prescriptive analytics to mitigate epidemics like COVID-19 and forecast medical supply chain needs.
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        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Primary Care and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Primary Care, Health Systems, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Non-communicable DiseasesSEE LESS
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        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          

        SmartClinixUPDATED JUL 2020

        SmartClinix is a 360 degree Cloud based online clinic solution with built in EHR system , practice management system , telemedicine platform & patient portal, which enables physicians & healthcare facilities to start specialty based online clinics
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases, Technology and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases, Technology, Gender-based Violence, HIV/AIDS, Health, Health Systems, Mental HealthSEE LESS
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        Pakistan, United States, Mexico and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Pakistan, United States, Mexico, Australia, KenyaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Treatment
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        Voice-Based Health Vault and Behaviour Change Tools for Caregivers and Community Health WorkersUPDATED JUL 2020

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        Maternal Newborn and Child Health
        Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          

        We Care Solar UPDATED JUL 2020

        Saving Lives in Childbirth with Innovative Solar Suitcases
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        Climate Change and Resilience, Gender Equity, Health and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Gender Equity, Health, Energy, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies, SolarSEE LESS
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        Ethiopia, Nigeria, Nepal and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Ethiopia, Nigeria, Nepal, Liberia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, ZimbabweSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,000,000 Funds Raised
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Testing
          

        DrivedeckUPDATED JUL 2020

        Motivational AT system teaching, assessing & rehabilitation of disabled children and vulnerable adults using the essential human need for autonomous movement to stimulate outcomes. Shared device teaching digital and mobility skills to the excluded.
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        Disability, Inclusive Education, Physical Development and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Disability, Inclusive Education, Physical Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Housing and Infrastructure, Inclusion, Mental Health, Social Development, Technology, Testing & AssessmentSEE LESS
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        Australia, Ireland, United Kingdom
        Australia, Ireland, United KingdomSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        SAAHAS - The GBV (Gender Based Violence) Help MapUPDATED JUL 2020

        Saahas is a one-stop-spot for all kinds of assistance and support that a survivor of gender-based violence may seek. It seeks to promote peaceful, just and equitable societies by connecting victims of GBV with resources in their communities.
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        Conflict Response, Peace and Resilience, Rule of Law and Human Rights and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Conflict Response, Peace and Resilience, Rule of Law and Human Rights, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Gender, YouthSEE LESS
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        reLink Global HealthUPDATED JUL 2020

        Relinkglobalhealth.org is a searchable online platform designed to connect organizations providing healthcare to improve operational efficiencies and increase access to high quality healthcare. We are currently using in Haiti and have found the tool extremely valuable in supporting COVID-19 response in Haiti
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        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases, Primary Care, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Haiti, Malawi
        Haiti, MalawiSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          

        Africa Stop Ebola Music and Media CampaignUPDATED JUL 2020

        Gender Based violence is a pandemic due to systemic gender inequality that disembowels women, girls, and children, and stifles their voices so that they will be hardly heard and their natural human rights can be more easily taken away.
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        Basic Education, Economic Empowerment, Gender-based Violence and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Economic Empowerment, Gender-based Violence, Communication with Communities, NutritionSEE LESS
        TO DATE$268,455 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        GIResilience ProjectUPDATED JUL 2020

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        Peace and Resilience
        Peace and ResilienceSEE LESS
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        Mexico
        MexicoSEE LESS
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Toto Voice Network UgandaUPDATED JUL 2020

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        Education
        EducationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Education
          

        AkaboxiUPDATED JUL 2020

        A digital financial inclusion system that enables smallholder farmers in communities manage and monitor their savings together.
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        Agriculture, Entrepreneurship, Social & Micro Finance
        Agriculture, Entrepreneurship, Social & Micro FinanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          

        DIGITAL HEALTH ACCESSUPDATED JUL 2020

        Health Education and consultation platform that connects healthcare professional and providers to users. we bring together a pool of health professionals as well as counseling psychologist to offer education through our health forum
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        Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Menstrual Hygiene
        Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Menstrual HygieneSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda, Turkey, Tanzania and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Uganda, Turkey, Tanzania, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Malawi, Ghana, Cameroon, AlbaniaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Treatment
          

        DR CONGO GIRL UP CLUB OF THE UNITED NATIONS FOUNDATION / TIMOTHY MISSION INTERNATIONALUPDATED JUL 2020

        Children inclusion, a tangible reality for peace and SGDs
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        Congo, Democratic Republic of the
        Congo, Democratic Republic of theSEE LESS
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        JOELEXUPDATED JUL 2020

        JOELEX makes sanitation accessible and affordable for the urban poor in Kampala, Uganda by building toilets and showers within slums and markets. Our single facility serves between 100 and 1,000 local residents per day. In addition to this, together with its partners, it has designed a water technology that helps turn water from any source, clean, drinkable and affordable for the urban poor, thereby helping to curb the number of deaths related to diarrhoea, cholera and typhoid.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Energy, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
        Energy, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

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