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.
LEARN MORE
FOCUS AREAS
    IMPLEMENTED IN
      FUNDED BY
        SHOW VERIFIED ONLY
        ?
        • CLEAR ALL

        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.

        FOCUS AREAS
        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
          

        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
        FOCUS AREAS
        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
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        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.
        FOCUS AREAS
        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Australia, Ireland, United Kingdom
        Australia, Ireland, United KingdomSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Have an innovation for developing countries? Post it here and get on funder's radar.

        ADD INNOVATION

        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.
        FOCUS AREAS
        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
          

        Ask Without ShameUPDATED JUL 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Emerging Adulthood (20-24), HIV/AIDS, Health and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Emerging Adulthood (20-24), HIV/AIDS, Health, Mid-Adolescence (15-19), Transition to Adulthood (25-29), Young Adolescence (10-14), YouthSEE LESS
        TO DATE$69,227 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Mirembre Chat BotUPDATED JUL 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Technology
        Communication with Communities, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        RootIOUPDATED JUL 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities
        Communication with CommunitiesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Digital Collaborative Policing (DigiCop)UPDATED JUL 2020

        Digital Collaborative Policing - Towards A Resilient, Sustainable and Peaceful Society (UN SDGs 16 & 11)
        FOCUS AREAS
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Peace and Resilience, Response Technologies and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Peace and Resilience, Response Technologies, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Gender-based Violence, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ghana
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        SafetipinUPDATED JUL 2020

        Safetipin is a technology platform and set of apps that collects data & provides solutions about safety and inclusion in public spaces in cities through crowdsourcing and big data aimed at building a world where everyone can move around without fear
        FOCUS AREAS
        Gender-based Violence, Social Development, Urbanization and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Gender-based Violence, Social Development, Urbanization, GIS/Mapping, Inclusion, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, Colombia, Kenya and 6 moreSEE ALL
        India, Colombia, Kenya, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Vietnam, Cambodia, South Africa, Sri LankaSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Mobile Vaani (A federated network of mobile based community media platforms)UPDATED JUL 2020

        Mobile Vaani is a voice based social media platform for rural and low income urban households, low literacy regions, and non-Internet users. It serves media-dark regions in an interactive manner and is accessible to anybody who has a phone.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Health and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Health, Communications and Media, Gender-based Violence, Good Governance, NutritionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$203,805 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        HopeBox: Good Food. Great Cause.UPDATED JUL 2020

        Work-based therapy to foster sustainable reintegration of Vietnamese gender-based violence (GBV) survivors.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Economic Empowerment, Gender-based Violence, Social Services
        Economic Empowerment, Gender-based Violence, Social ServicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Vietnam
        VietnamSEE LESS
        TO DATE$430 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Innovative Trauma Care in KenyaUPDATED JUL 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, Social and Behavior Change and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Canada, Kenya
        Canada, KenyaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$84,750 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        #MeWeSyria, #MeWeMexico, #MeWeHonduras, #MeWeUSAUPDATED JUL 2020

        #MeWeIntl is a methodology and training network that provides communications skills and narrative intervention tools for improving psychological wellbeing, leadership skills, and community engagement.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Mental Health, Resilience and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Communication with Communities, Mental Health, Resilience, Displaced Persons & Migration Management, Leadership Development, RefugeesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Jordan, Lebanon and 6 moreSEE ALL
        United States, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Ecuador, Moldova, Mexico, Honduras, TajikistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$180,690 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Young 1oveUPDATED JUL 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Gender, Health
        Education, Gender, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Botswana
        BotswanaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,972,346 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Mobile-izing the Unheard Voices of Aid RecipientsUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Technology
        Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        A Mobile-Based Training Platform for ASHA workersUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Treatment
          

        reach52UPDATED JUN 2020

        reach52 radically transforms delivery models for primary care in rural and remote areas of LMICs using a digital public health approach, building next generation systems for the 52% who can’t currently access essential health services.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Health Systems, Supply Chains
        Digital Development, Health Systems, Supply ChainsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Philippines, Cambodia
        Philippines, CambodiaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        WysaUPDATED JUN 2020

        Wysa has a unique, anonymous (digital+human) platform for mental health support at scale.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Mental Health
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Mental HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Maya: Your digital health assistantUPDATED JUN 2020

        Maya is a knowledge sharing/messaging platform available on Android, Web, and Free Basics. In order to meet the increased demand for COVID-19, Maya has developed new platforms and strengthened existing ones.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Health
        Digital Development, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh and 1 moreSEE ALL
        United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, PakistanSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        Senior Citizen Home Safety Association (SCHSA) Hong KongUPDATED JUN 2020

        A self-financing social enterprise and charitable organization in Hong Kong that offers 24-hour personal care and emergency assistance services to the elderly, a high-risk group during the COVID-19 pandemic, and others in need.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Mental Health, Ageing and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Mental Health, Ageing, Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Hong Kong
        Hong KongSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        ActLocalUPDATED JUN 2020

        Helping small independent business, wherever they are in the world, to generate vital short-term cash flow from loyal customers during the COVID-19 crisis
        FOCUS AREAS
        Cultivation & Tools, Economic Empowerment, Economic Recovery
        Cultivation & Tools, Economic Empowerment, Economic RecoverySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United Kingdom
        United KingdomSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        #LockdownNotLockupUPDATED JUN 2020

        A Nationwide Campaign against Domestic Violence amidst Lockdown!
        FOCUS AREAS
        Gender, Gender Equity, Gender-based Violence
        Gender, Gender Equity, Gender-based ViolenceSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Ubongo: Edutainment Made in Africa, for AfricaUPDATED JUN 2020

        We leverage the power of entertainment, the reach of mass media and the deep insights of kid-centered design to bring fun, localized edutainment to millions of kids in Africa.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Cognitive Development, Communications and Media, Social Development and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Cognitive Development, Communications and Media, Social Development, Basic Education, Education, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Tanzania, Rwanda, Kenya and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Tanzania, Rwanda, Kenya, Uganda, South Africa, Nigeria, Malawi, ZambiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$3,197,094 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        HealthAlertUPDATED MAY 2020

        HealthAlert disseminates accurate, timeous information to the public via WhatsApp at population scale.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Health
        Communication with Communities, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and 3 moreSEE ALL
        South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Ethiopia, Mozambique, BangladeshSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          
        +1
          

        CareMessageUPDATED MAY 2020

        Free text messaging for clinics serving low-income patients
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Health
        Digital Development, HealthSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Sign up to our emails

        Disclaimer: Global Innovation Exchange (GIE) does not endorse any innovations or other content on the site. The goal of the GIE is to ensure an equal playing field, allowing all innovations and funding opportunities to be equally publicized and accessible, helping those with challenges find solvers who might have viable solutions. The site visitor must perform their own due diligence on any particular innovation they may find interesting and potentially appropriate. GIE does not control, is not responsible for, and makes no representations or warranties with respect to any user content. GIE does not assume any responsibility or obligation for the accuracy, completeness, or authenticity of material on the website.