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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        AFIAS COVID-19 Ab by Boditech Med IncUPDATED OCT 2020

        AFIAS COVID-19 Ab test system is a rapid in vitro diagnostic test that qualitatively detects anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG/IgM antibodies in whole blood, serum or plasma samples with high sensitivity.
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        PCL COVID-19 TestUPDATED OCT 2020

        Qualitative detection of SARS-CoV-2 by RT-PCR
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Audiopedia - Essential Knowledge. For all Women, Everywhere.UPDATED OCT 2020

        Audiopedia is a free resource of localized expert audio contents about health, nutrition, child care, gender-based violence, family planning, agriculture and much more. Audiopedia is freely accessible using solar-powered player and on mobile phones.
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        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Health and 25 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Health, Ageing, Basic Education, Child Protection, Child, Early, and Forced Marriage, Climate Change and Resilience, Disaster Risk Reduction, Economic Empowerment, Gender, Gender-based Violence, HIV/AIDS, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Literacy, Menstrual Hygiene, Methods & Learning, Non-communicable Diseases, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Prevention & Vaccination, Sanitation, Social and Behavior Change, Soft or Life Skills, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Tanzania, Uganda, Congo, Republic of the and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Tanzania, Uganda, Congo, Republic of the, Rwanda, NicaraguaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
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        Gram Vaani Community MediaUPDATED OCT 2020

        Gram Vaani means ‘voice of village’. We have developed a voice-based & participatory community media platform ‘Mobile Vaani’. It supports rural and low income communities in accessing relevant contextual information & social security entitlements.
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        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Economic Empowerment, Good Governance and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Economic Empowerment, Good Governance, Displaced Persons & Migration Management, Health, Inclusion, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$180,350 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          

        THINKZONEUPDATED OCT 2020

        ThinkZone works towards improving the educational outcomes of early-grade learners from under-resourced communities using a tech-plus-touch model and activity-based methodology.
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        Education, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Teacher Development and Training and 13 moreSEE ALL
        Education, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Teacher Development and Training, Basic Education, Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Economic Empowerment, Emerging Adulthood (20-24), Entrepreneurship, Gender Equity, Literacy, Mentoring/Coaching, Parent & Family Engagement, Public-Private Partnerships, Technology, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
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        India
        Education
          

        KehealaUPDATED SEP 2020

        Keheala’s demonstrated digital intervention addresses underlying drivers of medical adherence rates -- stigma, access to information, motivation and support – with powerful strategies from behavioral economics and accessible feature phones.

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        Behavioural Development, Human Centered Design, Social Services and 9 moreSEE ALL
        Behavioural Development, Human Centered Design, Social Services, Digital Development, HIV/AIDS, Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation, Non-communicable Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$950,000 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Care 2 Communities (C2C)UPDATED SEP 2020

        Care 2 Communities saves lives by bringing high-quality primary healthcare to poor and low-income communities in Haiti, and ensuring that our services are sustainable over time.
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        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Primary Care, Public-Private Partnerships
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Primary Care, Public-Private PartnershipsSEE LESS
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        Haiti
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          

        LISTA by Fundación CapitalUPDATED SEP 2020

        A scalable digital solution, proven to build the financial capabilities of low-income people, particularly women and people living in rural areas
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        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Economic Empowerment, Social Development and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Economic Empowerment, Social Development, Digital Development, Digital Finance, Economic Growth and Trade, Education, Human Centered Design, Resilience, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
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        Colombia, Brazil, Dominican Republic and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Colombia, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Mexico, Tanzania, Peru, Haiti, Mozambique, IndiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,905,702 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        Smart Kidz Club Inc.UPDATED SEP 2020

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        Education, Literacy, Technology and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Education, Literacy, Technology, Basic Education, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD EducationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Education
          

        POKETUPDATED SEP 2020

        Mapping the Emerging Economy, One Merchant at a Time
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        Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Digital Development, GIS/Mapping
        Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Digital Development, GIS/MappingSEE LESS
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        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$10,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        Feedback, Referral and Resolution Mechanism (FRRM)UPDATED SEP 2020

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        Health, Refugees
        Health, RefugeesSEE LESS
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        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          

        Advanced Pathogen Detection in an Urban 'Hot Spot' for Global EmergenceUPDATED AUG 2020

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        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
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        Brazil
        BrazilSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          

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

        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        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
        FOCUS AREAS
        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan, United States, Mexico and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Pakistan, United States, Mexico, Australia, KenyaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Treatment
          
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