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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        Young 1oveUPDATED JUL 2021

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

        reach52UPDATED JUL 2021

        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
          

        Community Cellular NetworksUPDATED JUN 2021

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity
        Digital Inclusion & ConnectivitySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Indonesia, Mexico
        Indonesia, MexicoSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        DrivedeckUPDATED JUN 2021

        Motivational AT system teaching, assessing & rehabilitation of disabled children and vulnerable adults using the essential human need for access to autonomous movement to stimulate mobility and communication outcomes.
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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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Australia, Ireland, United Kingdom
        Australia, Ireland, United KingdomSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        U-ReportUPDATED MAY 2021

        U-Report is a platform where YOU speak out on issues YOU care about and have positive change in your community anywhere in the world.
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        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Education, Youth Engagement and Contribution and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Education, Youth Engagement and Contribution, Positive Youth DevelopmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        El Salvador, Thailand, Tanzania and 52 moreSEE ALL
        El Salvador, Thailand, Tanzania, Syria, Bolivia, Belize, Bangladesh, Liberia, Kiribati, Jamaica, Mozambique, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Serbia, Swaziland, Guinea, Burundi, Cameroon, Mexico, Myanmar, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Haiti, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Romania, Malawi, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Cote d'Ivoire, Ecuador, Mali, Pakistan, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Argentina, Iraq, France, Gambia, The, Ghana, GuatemalaSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Search for Common Ground: Media for Social ChangeUPDATED MAY 2021

        Search has employed media since our founding to amplify social movement toward peace. Media stirs up discussion across societies in conflict and models new ways to overcome differences. Our flagship series, The Team, broadcast in 21 countries.
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        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Peace and Resilience and 9 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Peace and Resilience, Communications and Media, Conflict Response, Elections, Gender-based Violence, Political Process, Positive Youth Development, Rule of Law and Human Rights, Social and Behavior Change, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya, Morocco, Ethiopia and 18 moreSEE ALL
        Kenya, Morocco, Ethiopia, Cote d'Ivoire, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nepal, Angola, Indonesia, Lebanon, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, United States, Yemen, Rwanda, Palestinian Territories, Sri Lanka, Jordan, Myanmar, TunisiaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          

        Ubongo: Edutainment Made in Africa, for AfricaUPDATED MAY 2021

        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.
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        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
          

        MomConnectUPDATED MAY 2021

        MomConnect uses mobile technologies to provide health information to pregnant women and new mothers via SMS and WhatsApp. It also enables women to reach out with questions, and establishes a feedback loop to improve healthcare services
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        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Health Systems, Nutrition and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Health Systems, Nutrition, Parent & Family Engagement, Prevention & Vaccination, Primary CareSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Africa
        South AfricaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$824,543 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        ActLocalUPDATED APR 2021

        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
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        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
          

        SmartClinix UPDATED MAR 2021

        SmartClinix is a Cloud based online clinic solution with built in EHR ,telemedicine, PMS platform & patient portal to make medical practices go paperless & digital. It also enable online clinics which are inevitable during Covid-19.
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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
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        TuConsejeriaUPDATED MAR 2021

        We offer a chat solution that gives the opportunity to underserved population to find psychological support.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Inclusion, Mental Health, Technology
        Inclusion, Mental Health, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Guatemala
        GuatemalaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Mobile Vaani (A federated network of mobile based community media platforms)UPDATED JAN 2021

        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.
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        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
          

        askNivi: Using AI and behavioral science to help every person realize their own aspirations for healthUPDATED JAN 2021

        Nivi empowers individuals by delivering accurate, trusted, and timely health information, as well as referrals to health products and services, through conversations enhanced by artificial intelligence
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        Agency, Health, Social and Behavior Change and 14 moreSEE ALL
        Agency, Health, Social and Behavior Change, AI, Communications and Media, Data/Analytics, Emerging Adulthood (20-24), Evidence & Impact, Gender, Gender Equity, Human Centered Design, Inclusion, Men and Boys, Menstrual Hygiene, Public-Private Partnerships, Technology, YouthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya, India
        Kenya, IndiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$4,140,000 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        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
          

        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
          

        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
          

        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)
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        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
          

        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.
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        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
          

        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
          

        WysaUPDATED JUN 2020

        Wysa has a unique, anonymous (digital+human) platform for mental health support at scale.
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        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.
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        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.
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        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
          

        #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
          

        HealthAlertUPDATED MAY 2020

        HealthAlert disseminates accurate, timeous information to the public via WhatsApp at population scale.
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        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
          

        Unleash Live Social Distancing Covid19 responseUPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, GIS/Mapping
        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, GIS/MappingSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        +1
          

        The friendship bench programUPDATED MAY 2020

        A cluster randomized controlled trial of a brief psychological intervention for common mental disorders delivered by lay health workers in Zimbabwe.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Human Centered Design, Social and Behavior Change
        Health, Human Centered Design, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Zimbabwe
        ZimbabweSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,345,556 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        Elemeno HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        Elemeno Health is a team-based communication and just-in-time training system which helps healthcare institutions maintain COVID-19 readiness with frontline teams.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Y Combinator
          

        Spare Harvest - The Joy of SharingUPDATED MAY 2020

        Spare Harvest connects neighbours to neighbours to exchange what they have spare in their kitchens and gardens, unlocking new local resources for sharing.
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        Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Communication with Communities and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Communication with Communities, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Environment, Social and Behavior Change, Waste ManagementSEE LESS
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        Australia
        AustraliaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Get Well NetworkUPDATED MAY 2020

        GetWellNetwork has developed an innovative care model with patient engagement as a core strategy for performance improvement. Interactive Patient Care (IPC) combines the tools, process and people to activate patients in their care, transform clinical practice and advance key performance measures.
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        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Parenting in a Pandemic: How to Talk to Your Kids about COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        Don Goldmann, MD, participated in a recent webinar--Parenting in a Pandemic: How to Talk to Your Kids about COVID-19—hosted by the Museum of Life and Science.
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        Parent & Family Engagement, Technology
        Parent & Family Engagement, TechnologySEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        CWS Global AppUPDATED MAY 2020

        The core of our app helps give the average person a chance to do good on their own time. The current campaign is centered around understanding COVID19, learning ways to stay healthy/happy and highlighting the changing work of our organization, CWS.
        FOCUS AREAS
        All Sectors, Citizen Participation, Youth Engagement and Contribution
        All Sectors, Citizen Participation, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Kenya
        United States, KenyaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Local Authority Directory by FUTUREGOVUPDATED MAY 2020

        A simple, production-ready directory of services that can help residents cope if they're staying at home due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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        Data/Analytics
        Data/AnalyticsSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Memora HealthUPDATED APR 2020

        Free, Text-Based COVID Triage and Tracking System
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        Kyetume Community Based Health Care Programme (Kyetume CBHC)UPDATED APR 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Primary Care
        Primary CareSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          

        MemoFeed UPDATED APR 2020

        With a mission "Be Well" is a social Media Network that spreads health and wellness information by health professionals, public health officials connect to individual through Web, App and Mobile Van, to share updates, to followers, groups and forums.
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        Communication with Communities, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Prevention & Vaccination and 46 moreSEE ALL
        Communication with Communities, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Prevention & Vaccination, AI, Child Protection, Child, Early, and Forced Marriage, Citizen Participation, Cognitive Development, Communications and Media, Conflict Response, Data/Analytics, Digital Security, Disability, Economic Recovery, Emerging Adulthood (20-24), Evidence & Impact, Gender Equity, Gender-based Violence, HIV/AIDS, Health, Human Centered Design, Human Trafficking, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Men and Boys, Mentoring/Coaching, Mid-Adolescence (15-19), Monitoring & Evaluation, Moral Development, Non-communicable Diseases, Nutrition, Parent & Family Engagement, Peace and Resilience, Physical Development, Policy and Regulation, Positive Youth Development, Primary Care, Response Technologies, Rule of Law and Human Rights, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Social Services, Social and Behavior Change, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and Training, Technology, Testing & Assessment, Youth Engagement and Contribution, Youth Friendly ServicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Uganda, Rwanda and 2 moreSEE ALL
        United States, Uganda, Rwanda, India, Congo, Republic of theSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Shift - Digital Campaign Accelerator for Youth - COVID-19 UPDATED APR 2020

        Shift supports young people with the skills, tools, networks, resources and digital platforms they need to educate and influence community change. Our COVID-19 response will tackle critical issues for youth such as mental health and online safety.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Mental Health, Technology and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Mental Health, Technology, Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Gender, Gender-based Violence, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Leadership DevelopmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Thailand, Sri Lanka, Myanmar
        Thailand, Sri Lanka, MyanmarSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Prime TechUPDATED APR 2020

        Dataless streaming and connectivity!
        FOCUS AREAS
        Communications and Media, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Technology
        Communications and Media, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Zimbabwe, South Africa
        Zimbabwe, South AfricaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Improving Access through Tele-Psychiatry (IMPACT)UPDATED APR 2020

        Offering psychiatric services through tele-psychiatry (video conferencing) at primary care centres to bridge the mental health treatment gap in India.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Mental Health, Technology
        Health, Mental Health, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Vidya HelplineUPDATED APR 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Basic Education, Communications and Media, Education and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Communications and Media, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        MeeTwo Education LtdUPDATED APR 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Youth
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        eCounselling Android Application with Animated Counselling Videos For Adherence To Tuberculosis Treatment ProtocolUPDATED MAR 2020

        A series of counselling videos on all aspects of TB are made and integrated into a mobile app carried by all our CHWs (Community Health Workers). The app makes sure that the videos have actually been watched and absorbed by the patient and family.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Other, Technology
        Health, Other, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Zambia, India, Cambodia and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Zambia, India, Cambodia, AfghanistanSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        TruviUPDATED MAR 2020

        Truvi transforms disaster response, resiliency and international development with an AI-based system that provides evidence-based matching of needs-to-solutions in real time, enabling to focus efforts, time and resources on implementation and impact.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Citizen Participation, Humanitarian Assistance, Technology and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Humanitarian Assistance, Technology, AI, Climate Change and Resilience, Disaster Risk ReductionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Israel
        IsraelSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        +1
          

        Smart InteractionsUPDATED MAR 2020

        Strengthening human well-being and capabilities in local communities of Ukraine with the help of innovative mechanisms for cross/multi-sectoral interactions, citizens engagement and ICT.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Citizen Participation, Good Governance, Peace and Resilience and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Good Governance, Peace and Resilience, Entrepreneurship, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ukraine
        UkraineSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        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
          

        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
          

        The Face Book Screening Tool: A Nonverbal Postpartum Depression Assessment InstrumentUPDATED OCT 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health
        Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$74,994 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Global Scribes: Youth Uniting NationsⓇUPDATED AUG 2018

        Youth-driven Tech for positive global impact. A progressive social network sparking innovation, creativity and meaningful connections – catalysts for the peace of tomorrow. Create. Connect. Collaborate. #YouthUnitingNations

        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Peace and Resilience, Positive Youth Development and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Education, Peace and Resilience, Positive Youth Development, Child Protection, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Leadership Development, Social Development, Youth Engagement and Contribution, Youth Friendly ServicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ghana, Georgia, Gambia, The and 35 moreSEE ALL
        Ghana, Georgia, Gambia, The, Colombia, China, Canada, Cameroon, Australia, Argentina, Algeria, Lebanon, Peru, Mozambique, Malaysia, Korea, South, Japan, Israel, India, Egypt, United Kingdom, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Oman, Denmark, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Suriname, Saudi Arabia, Russia, Philippines, Morocco, Mali, Kenya, Jordan, Haiti, Qatar, United StatesSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          

        Playing For Change FoundationUPDATED JUL 2018

        Mother's Society: Using the power of music & the arts to educate and protect youth and their communities. PFCF aims to use the power of creative expression to educate and empower women, youth and communities facing violence and instability.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Cognitive Development, Extracurricular or Out-of School Activities
        Cognitive Development, Extracurricular or Out-of School ActivitiesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mexico
        MexicoSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Words of ReliefUPDATED JUN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Good Governance
        Communication with Communities, Good GovernanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria, Greece, Bangladesh
        Nigeria, Greece, BangladeshSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          

        Learn2EarnUPDATED APR 2018

        Learn2Earn uses mobile airtime incentives to bolster awareness on social issues in areas without Internet but with cellphone signal.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Citizen Participation, Communication with Communities, Education and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Communication with Communities, Education, Data Collection/Needs AssessmentsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          

        BalangayUPDATED JAN 2018

        A mobile app for disseminating disaster information in Philippines
        FOCUS AREAS
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Inclusion & ConnectivitySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Philippines
        PhilippinesSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        TAWASOLUPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Curriculum, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Curriculum, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Mentoring/Coaching, Parent & Family Engagement, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Tunisia
        TunisiaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        VOTO MobileUPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Technology
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ghana
        TO DATE$5,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        My VoiceUPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Development, Health and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Development, Health, Human Centered DesignSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        How does aid work? Let's ask the crowd!UPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Social and Behavior Change, Technology
        Digital Development, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Netherlands
        NetherlandsSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Technology-assisted training and supervision to assist scale-up of evidence based intervention for maternal depression in a post-conflict area of PakistanUPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$202,500 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Putting a “telepsychiatrist” in communities in the Union of ComorosUPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Health and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Comoros
        ComorosSEE LESS
        TO DATE$202,500 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Increasing access to mental health care within a social businessUPDATED JAN 2018

        a comprehensive community-based approach, utilizing mHealth in Karachi, Pakistan
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$202,500 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Community recovery achieved through entrepreneurism (CREATE)UPDATED JAN 2018

        A new paradigm for recovery from serious mental illness in low resource settings
        FOCUS AREAS
        Economic Growth and Trade, Health
        Economic Growth and Trade, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$84,000 Funds Raised
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

        Building an online community of practice for mental health & psychosocial support in emergencies and situations of adversityUPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Human Centered Design, Humanitarian Assistance and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Human Centered Design, Humanitarian Assistance, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Sri Lanka
        Sri LankaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$644,081 Funds Raised
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          

        Moja WiFi and CDN, by BRCKUPDATED JAN 2018

        FOCUS AREAS
        Technology
        TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mexico, Kenya, Rwanda
        Mexico, Kenya, RwandaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          

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