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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        Swasth FoundationUPDATED JUL 2021

        Low-Cost Health Centers to Deliver Primary Healthcare to the Urban Poor. Swasth is looking for volunteers during COVID-19 to call patients and talk with them about their doubts and experiences with the aim of supplying information and understanding what support they need.
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        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation, Non-communicable Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$900,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        CommCare by DimagiUPDATED JUL 2021

        Dimagi is working with organizations around the world to support COVID-19 response with our customizable mobile data collection and service delivery platform, CommCare, which is being used for everything from contact tracing to facility readiness.
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        Agriculture, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and 11 moreSEE ALL
        Agriculture, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Communication with Communities, Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Health, Human Centered Design, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation, Response Technologies, TechnologySEE LESS
        TO DATE$4,215,106 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          
        Testing
          
        +3
              

        One Acre FundUPDATED JUL 2021

        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
          

        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.
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        Digital Development, Health Systems, Supply Chains
        Digital Development, Health Systems, Supply ChainsSEE LESS
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        Philippines, Cambodia
        Philippines, CambodiaSEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Benetech's Bookshare Initiative: Accessible digital library for people with reading barriersUPDATED JUL 2021

        Benetech's Bookshare platform is the world's largest accessible digital library for people with reading barriers such as blindness, low vision, dysylexia, or cerebral palsy.
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        Education, Inclusive Education, Workforce Development
        Education, Inclusive Education, Workforce DevelopmentSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,108,995 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        MusoUPDATED JUL 2021

        Proactive Community Case Management to Improve Child Survival
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        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Nutrition, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
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        Mali, Cote d'Ivoire
        Mali, Cote d'IvoireSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,250,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Healthy EntrepreneursUPDATED JUN 2021

        Healthy Entrepreneurs delivers effective and affordable health products and services to the last mile, hard-to-reach populations in Sub Saharan Africa, through a network of 5,000 Community Health Entrepreneurs in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Burundi.
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        Economic Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Health and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Health, Inclusion, Social and Behavior Change, Supply ChainsSEE LESS
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        Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Haiti, Uganda and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Haiti, Uganda, Tanzania, Ghana, KenyaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$6,496,485 Funds Raised
        Treatment
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        GAIA Mobile Health ClinicsUPDATED JUN 2021

        GAIA's mobile clinics provide access to critical healthcare at the far end of the road in rural Southern Africa and build the capacity of the local healthcare systems. To date, we've conducted over 2 million clinic visits.
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        HIV/AIDS, Health Systems, Primary Care and 5 moreSEE ALL
        HIV/AIDS, Health Systems, Primary Care, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Youth Friendly ServicesSEE LESS
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        Malawi
        MalawiSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Testing
          
        Transport
          
        +1
          

        doctHERsUPDATED MAY 2021

        Leverage Technology to Connect Women & Improve Health (SDG 3), Promote Gender Equality (SDG 5), Provide dignified work (SDG 8), Reduce inequalities (SDG 10) and Coordinate sustainable partnerships for the SDG goals (SDG 17)
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        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Entrepreneurship, Gender Equity and 17 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Entrepreneurship, Gender Equity, Diaspora, Digital Development, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Economic Empowerment, Human Centered Design, Inclusion, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Mental Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, Non-communicable Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Public-Private Partnerships, Resilience, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
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        United States, Mexico, Pakistan
        United States, Mexico, PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,339,950 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Treatment
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        Last Mile HealthUPDATED MAY 2021

        Last Mile Health partners with governments to design, scale, strengthen, and sustain high-quality community health systems by empowering teams of community-based health workers to bring life-saving healthcare to remote communities.

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        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Primary Care and 8 moreSEE ALL
        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Primary Care, Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Digital Development, HIV/AIDS, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases, Nutrition, Prevention & Vaccination, Sexual and Reproductive HealthSEE LESS
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        Ethiopia, Malawi, Uganda and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Ethiopia, Malawi, Uganda, LiberiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,000,000 Funds Raised
        Treatment
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        AtmaGoUPDATED MAY 2021

        Building a movement to empower communities from the ground up - Neighbors helping Neighbors.
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        Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Health and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Climate Change and Resilience, Health, Communication with Communities, Gender Equity, Good GovernanceSEE LESS
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        Indonesia, United States
        Indonesia, United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,570,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        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
          

        Simprints: transforming the way the world fights povertyUPDATED MAY 2021

        Simprints builds technology to radically increase transparency and effectiveness in global development, making sure that every vaccine, every dollar, every public good reaches the people who need them most.
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        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Technology and 9 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Technology, All Sectors, Digital Development, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Gender-based Violence, Health, Human Centered Design, Public-Private Partnerships, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
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        Bangladesh, Kenya, Nepal and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Bangladesh, Kenya, Nepal, Uganda, Zambia, TanzaniaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,498,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        NewGlobeUPDATED MAY 2021

        NewGlobe supports visionary governments to transform public education systems, the cornerstone of a prosperous, equitable, and peaceful society. The varied NewGlobe portfolio includes several government public transformation programmes, our range of well-known Bridge community school programmes, and our Learning Collaborative.
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        Evidence & Impact, Public-Private Partnerships, Digital Development and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Evidence & Impact, Public-Private Partnerships, Digital Development, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya, India, Nigeria and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Kenya, India, Nigeria, Uganda, Liberia, ChinaSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        VillageReachUPDATED APR 2021

        VillageReach transforms health care delivery to reach everyone.
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        Health Systems, Prevention & Vaccination, Supply Chains and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Health Systems, Prevention & Vaccination, Supply Chains, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Transport & Supply Chains, Youth Friendly ServicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mozambique, Malawi, Congo, Democratic Republic of the
        Mozambique, Malawi, Congo, Democratic Republic of theSEE LESS
        TO DATE$5,195,736 Funds Raised
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Transport
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        KisomoUPDATED MAR 2021

        Kisomo is a data-driven platform available online and offline that makes quality and relevant secondary school education accessible to all youth in Sub-Saharan Africa. Kisomo allows students to have Fun & Engaging learning experience.
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        Inclusive Education, Secondary Education, Soft or Life Skills and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Inclusive Education, Secondary Education, Soft or Life Skills, Higher Education, Methods & LearningSEE LESS
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        Tanzania
        TanzaniaSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        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
          

        Solar Powered Oxygen DeliveryUPDATED MAR 2021

        Saving lives with the power of the sun
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Medical Devices, Solar
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Medical Devices, SolarSEE LESS
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        Uganda, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Somalia
        Uganda, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, SomaliaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$84,750 Funds Raised
        Testing
          
        Treatment
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        Shule Direct OrganizationUPDATED MAR 2021

        Shule Direct is leveraging existing technologies to improve access to qualified, relevant and contextual digital learning content. Our mission is to improve holistic learning outcomes for children and youth in Africa through digital technology.
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        Basic Education, Parent & Family Engagement, Secondary Education and 7 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Parent & Family Engagement, Secondary Education, AI, AR/VR, Education, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and TrainingSEE LESS
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        Tanzania, Kenya
        Tanzania, KenyaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$571,220 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        Worldreader Mobile Reading Solutions UPDATED MAR 2021

        Worldreader provides affordable mobile reading solutions that support communities, schools & partners in need of cost-effective, data-rich educational resources, aiming to create digital reading environments that help improve learning outcomes, work readiness and gender equity.
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        Basic Education, Education, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Education, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Data/Analytics, Literacy, Parent & Family Engagement, Teacher Development and TrainingSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Peru, India, United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$300,000 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        EdquityUPDATED MAR 2021

        Food insecurity. Housing insecurity. Insufficient financial aid. We know the day-to-day financial issues for college students are real. Edquity for College helps you manage the money you have and find the emergency supports on- and off-campus – as well as emergency dollars – when what you have just isn't enough.
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        Digital Finance
        Digital FinanceSEE LESS
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        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Village Capital
          

        WalikuUPDATED MAR 2021

        Waliku, Indonesian for “my guardian,” seeks to address education and well-being disparities among school-aged children by digitizing student attendance and facilitating triage and follow-up of high-risk absentees.
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        Education, Technology
        Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        Education
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          

        Audiopedia - Essential Knowledge. For all Women, Everywhere.UPDATED FEB 2021

        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
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        Tanzania, Uganda, Congo, Republic of the and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Tanzania, Uganda, Congo, Republic of the, Rwanda, NicaraguaSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        HappyTap Co. UPDATED JAN 2021

        Happytap Co. is a social business on a mission to make handwashing convenient and delightful for everyone.
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        Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Health, Health Systems, Inclusion, Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Vietnam, Cambodia, Bangladesh and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Vietnam, Cambodia, Bangladesh, Philippines, India, IndonesiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,106,828 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        Gradian Health SystemsUPDATED JAN 2021

        Gradian Health Systems combines a social mission with market forces to develop appropriate anesthesia and critical care medical technology, distribute and support it locally, and bring user-centric training to providers who operate it.
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        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Workforce DevelopmentSEE LESS
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        Guinea, Guatemala, Gabon and 24 moreSEE ALL
        Guinea, Guatemala, Gabon, Ethiopia, Cambodia, Botswana, Malawi, Rwanda, Niger, Liberia, Zambia, Benin, Uganda, Tanzania, Swaziland, Laos, Mozambique, Nepal, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, Kenya, Haiti, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Burkina Faso, Ghana, NicaraguaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$800,000 Funds Raised
        Treatment
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        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
          

        Beacon Emergency Dispatch PlatformUPDATED JAN 2021

        Text message-based emergency medical dispatching for resource-limited settings and austere environments ("911 where there is none")
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        Disaster Risk Reduction, Health, Response Technologies and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Disaster Risk Reduction, Health, Response Technologies, Community Transport Models, GIS/Mapping, Gender-based Violence, SecuritySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Dominican Republic, Tanzania, Argentina and 8 moreSEE ALL
        Dominican Republic, Tanzania, Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Costa Rica, United States, Guatemala, Malawi, Haiti, EcuadorSEE LESS
        TO DATE$575,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        High-quality, affordable health care facilitiesUPDATED DEC 2020

        As a U.S.-based nonprofit, we fill the gaps left by governmental, temporary, and narrowly-focused healthcare efforts by building affordable and accessible healthcare facilities that provide a full scope of medical services.
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases, Primary Care
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases, Primary CareSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda, Nicaragua, Honduras
        Uganda, Nicaragua, HondurasSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Needs Map - İhtiyaç HaritasıUPDATED DEC 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, Disaster Risk Reduction, GIS/MappingSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Turkey
        TurkeySEE LESS
        TO DATE$237,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        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
          

        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        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
          

        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
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$10,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        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
          

        Learning Equality - Bringing the Online Learning Revolution OfflineUPDATED JUL 2020

        Kolibri is an open-source educational platform designed to provide offline access to a curated and openly licensed content library with pedagogical support tools for use in low-resource and low-connectivity contexts.
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        Education, Human Centered Design, Refugees and 18 moreSEE ALL
        Education, Human Centered Design, Refugees, Basic Education, Curriculum, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, Higher Education, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Literacy, Mentoring/Coaching, Methods & Learning, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Parent & Family Engagement, Secondary Education, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and Training, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Testing & AssessmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mexico, India, Uganda and 26 moreSEE ALL
        Mexico, India, Uganda, Kenya, Jordan, Tanzania, Dominican Republic, Brazil, Guatemala, Ghana, Ethiopia, Costa Rica, Cameroon, Cambodia, Bangladesh, United States, Malawi, Rwanda, Peru, Nigeria, Malaysia, Liberia, Honduras, Cote d'Ivoire, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Paraguay, Myanmar, PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$7,887,500 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        North Star AllianceUPDATED JUL 2020

        Bringing healthcare to hard-to-reach populations across Africa through a growing network of Blue Box clinics.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Primary Care, Sexual and Reproductive Health and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Primary Care, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Gender-based Violence, HIV/AIDS, Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Botswana, Gambia, The, Kenya and 11 moreSEE ALL
        Botswana, Gambia, The, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, AngolaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$427,308 Funds Raised
        Treatment
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        THINKMDUPDATED JUL 2020

        THINKMD has adapted its innovation to include the COVID-19 Self Screening Tool. THINKMD's COVID-19 triage and educational tool guides people through a COVID-19 self-risk assessment to increase healthcare capacity where it is most limited. https://covid19.thinkmd.tech/go
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        Data/Analytics, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Data/Analytics, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Conflict Response, Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Monitoring & Evaluation, Refugees, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso and 7 moreSEE ALL
        United States, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Ecuador, Peru, Zambia, South Africa, Indonesia, Sudan, SomaliaSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        40K PLUSUPDATED JUN 2020

        40K PLUS addresses the lack of access to quality education (UNSDG 4) in low-resource environments through a technology platform that delivers educational material offline using low-cost android devices.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Literacy, Technology
        Education, Literacy, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Cambodia, India
        Cambodia, IndiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,175,000 Funds Raised
        Education
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        CareMotherUPDATED JUN 2020

        CareMother pregnancy care App is now upgraded with COVID-19 screening combined with an AI-powered symptom assessment to identify mild and severe cases, provide triage on the type-of-care, easing the strain on the health system.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices
        Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical DevicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Bangladesh, Kenya, India
        Bangladesh, Kenya, IndiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$677,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Praava Health TelehealthUPDATED JUN 2020

        This innovation has developed telehealth and awareness programming services to cater to people that are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Bangladesh
        BangladeshSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        WeCare.id CrowdfundingUPDATED JUN 2020

        This innovationinitiated a crowdfunding effort to help raise funds for personal medical protective equipment andself protective equipment (PPE)for COVID-19 medical personnel working in the front lines to fight this pandemic.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Indonesia
        IndonesiaSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          

        Sehat Kahani UPDATED JUN 2020

        Sehat Kahani uses a virtual telemedicine and video consultation platform that allows previously home based and out of work female doctors, popularly known as “doctor Brides” in Pakistan to resume work from the comfort of their homes and provide health consultations, treatment and counselling to patients in need of affordable, accessible, quality health care in Pakistan and beyond.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$361,292 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          
        +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
          

        Child Protection during COVID-19 by Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation (BDCF) UPDATED JUN 2020

        Coronavirus has forced children and families into hunger and homelessness, and even as the crisis passes in Vietnam, remote rural communities are struggling to stay safe - your urgent help is needed to help workwith local communities and authorities to ensure early detection of children at risk who need support, and providing support to children and youth whose situations have worsened because of the pandemic.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Humanitarian Assistance
        Health, Humanitarian AssistanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Vietnam
        VietnamSEE LESS
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          

        Tap Tap ReadUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Technology
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        China, United States
        China, United StatesSEE LESS
        Education
          
        EdTech Pitch Days
          

        eduvidNGUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Technology
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        Education
          
        EdTech Pitch Days
          

        Curious Learning: A Global Literacy ProjectUPDATED JUN 2020

        Curious Learning is a non-profit putting literacy apps in the hands of children giving them the opportunity to learn to read.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Basic Education, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Literacy and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Literacy, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD EducationSEE LESS
        Education
          
        EdTech Pitch Days
          

        Edkasa DirectUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Technology
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        Education
          
        EdTech Pitch Days
          

        Kytabu: Kenya's digitized curriculum content. Affordable. Accessible. Everywhere.UPDATED JUN 2020

        Kytabu Inc.'s flagship application KYTABU is an app that provides teachers and students in East Africa with access to required textbooks in digital format on their smartphones on demand, for rent, using mobile money.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Mid-Adolescence (15-19), Young Adolescence (10-14), Youth Engagement and Contribution and 20 moreSEE ALL
        Mid-Adolescence (15-19), Young Adolescence (10-14), Youth Engagement and Contribution, Basic Education, Curriculum, Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Education, GIS/Mapping, Humanitarian Assistance, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Literacy, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Parent & Family Engagement, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Response Technologies, Secondary Education, Teacher Development and Training, Technology, Testing & AssessmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Kenya, Tanzania and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Kenya, Tanzania, UgandaSEE LESS
        Education
          
        EdTech Pitch Days
          

        Teacher training by Educators InternationalUPDATED JUN 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Technology
        Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ghana, Zambia, United Kingdom and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Ghana, Zambia, United Kingdom, Liberia, Samoa, Colombia, FijiSEE LESS
        Education
          
        EdTech Pitch Days
          

        COVID-19 Nucleic acid testing kitsUPDATED JUN 2020

        Newly developed COVID-19 test kits will be used to test swab samples collected at Singapore’s checkpoints from Thursday (Mar 5), promising results within three hours.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Singapore
        SingaporeSEE LESS
        Policy-Related
          
        Testing
          
        UNDP Singapore
          

        PowerChek 2019-nCov Real-Time PCR Kit by Kogenebiotech Co. LtdUPDATED JUN 2020

        PowerChek 2019-nCov Real-Time PCR Kit provides the fast and accurate testing solution for coronavirus, targeting the E gene for beta Coronavirus and the RdRp gene for COVID-19 specifically. KogeneBioteech is engaged with relevant organizations in Korea, to supply the test kits and offer additional respiratory viral detection solutions for diagnosis by exclusion.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Technology
        Health, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Korea
        South KoreaSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Rocket HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        Connecting People to Health services through Digital Solutions.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Non-communicable Diseases, Primary Care and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Non-communicable Diseases, Primary Care, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Treatment
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        Highlight: Colored bleach additiveUPDATED MAY 2020

        Preventing infections and empowering health workers and patients with disinfection you can see
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Guinea, Liberia
        United States, Guinea, LiberiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,701,342 Funds Raised
        Testing
          
        Treatment
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        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
          

        COVID-19 Expert HelpdeskUPDATED MAY 2020

        Our objective is to accelerate learning about strategies to combat COVID-19 and minimize its impact on society.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Communication with Communities, Health Systems, Public-Private Partnerships and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Communication with Communities, Health Systems, Public-Private Partnerships, Agriculture, Education, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Brazil, Colombia, China and 13 moreSEE ALL
        Brazil, Colombia, China, United States, Peru, Mexico, Kenya, India, France, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Tanzania, Switzerland, Spain, South Korea, SingaporeSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        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
          

        Face Masks by Hype and Vice UPDATED MAY 2020

        Non-medical face masks.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Y Combinator
          

        RimidiUPDATED MAY 2020

        A VilCap Investments portfolio company, is a digital health startup that helps healthcare providers better manage patients with chronic diseases.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Data/Analytics, Health
        Data/Analytics, HealthSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        The Effective and Safe Diagnostic Testing for COVID-19 Mass Screening by SMG-SNU Boramae Medical CenterUPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Medical Devices
        Medical DevicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        South Korean Government
          

        PaxView COVID-19 real-time RT-PCR Kit by PaxGenBioUPDATED MAY 2020

        The PaxView® COVID-19 real-time RT-PCR Kit detects the novel coronavirus, COVID-19 using one-step real-time RT-PCR in a single tube. The target genes for the detection of the virus are Orf1ab and N gene. The kit includes primers and probe set targeting the human RNase P gene that serves as an internal positive control for the real-time RT-PCR.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        FREND COVID-19 IgG/IgM Duo by NanoEntekUPDATED MAY 2020

        The FREND™ COVID-19 IgG/IgM Duo is a point-of-care testing (POCT) which can be used to check whether patients have developed immune responses to SARS-CoV-2 using human serum or plasma.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Isopollo COVID-19 detection kit by M MonitorUPDATED MAY 2020

        Isopollo® COVID-19 detection kit (premix)
        Isopollo® COVID-19 detection kit (real-time)
        Isopollo® COVID-19 detection kit is a diagnostic kit that detects coronavirus based on the newest patent technology (LAMP),
        and there are two diagnostic kits; premix type for easy to use and real-time type for higher accuracy.
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        COVID-19 IgG/IgM Test by HumasisUPDATED MAY 2020

        Humasis COVID-19 IgG/IgM Test is an antibody diagnostic kit that detects antibodies formed in response to a virus that has infiltrated the body.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Medical Devices, Prevention & Vaccination
        Medical Devices, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Dow QuickFinder 2019-nCoV Real Timee PCR Kit by DowgeneUPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Medical Devices, Technology
        Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        South Korean Government
          

        Dow QuickFinder-G 2019-nCoV Real Timee PCR Kit by DowgeneUPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Medical Devices, Technology
        Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        South Korean Government
          

        LiliF COVID-19 Real-time RT-PCR Kit by iNtRONUPDATED MAY 2020

        LiliF ™ COVID-19 Real-time RT-PCR Kit can detect RdRp and E gene, markers for detecting new coronaviruses. Also, N gene suggested by the US CDC and RNaseP gene which can confirm the validity of all test reactions are adopted and designed for simultaneous detection.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Medical Devices, Technology
        Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        NC-15 PLUS Nucleic Acid Extractor by Hanwool TPC CoUPDATED MAY 2020

        NC-15 PLUS use a magnetic bead based method for DNA extract. This is primarily used for extracting COVID-19, HPV, TB, Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Herpes simplex virus, etc.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Technology
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        GeneAll: RibospinTM vRD (plus!) by GeneAll Biotechnology CoUPDATED MAY 2020

        Ribospin™ vRD provides a convenient method for isolation of RNA and DNA from cell-free fluid, cell culture supernatant, plasma, serum, swab, urine, and virus-infected samples.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        JagaProsUPDATED MAY 2020

        This innovation involves an e-learning course on COVID-19 and acommunity of skilled professional nurses qualified to meet specialised medical needs as well as experts in the non-medical aspects of caregiving at home.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Education, Health
        Education, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Singapore
        SingaporeSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          

        Me.reka Makerspace Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)UPDATED MAY 2020

        This innovation has initiated an open-source collaborative effort to decentralize the production of face shields for front-liners and provide them with the necessary equipment to keep them safe as they fight COVID-19.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Malaysia
        MalaysiaSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Asian Venture Philanthropy Network
          

        LabGun COVID-19 RT-PCR Kit by LabGenomics Co., Ltd.UPDATED MAY 2020

        LabGunTM COVID-19 RT-PCR Kit is a real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction
        (rRT-PCR) test intended for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid from the SARS-CoV-2
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Helium HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        Emergency Response Software for Governments in Africa
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Technology
        Health, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$10,150,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Y Combinator
          

        COVID-19 Match: Helping to Rewrite the Story for Kids in NeedUPDATED MAY 2020

        In order to combat COVID-19, states and districts have closed schools across the country.The closure of these schools and programs has an impact on millions of children, but the impact on our country’s poorest children will include academic backsliding, as well as emotional isolation and toxic stress.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Education
        EducationSEE LESS
        Education
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Schwab Foundation
          

        Worthy BondsUPDATED MAY 2020

        Worthy Bonds offers investors a 5% return while giving you a chance to support small businesses in your community: Worthy uses the bond proceeds to offer secured loans to small and growing companies who offer collateral like inventory.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Finance
        Digital FinanceSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Village Capital
          

        STANDARD M nCoV Real-Time Detection kit by SD Biosensor Inc.UPDATED MAY 2020

        STANDARD Q COVID-19 Ag Test is a rapid chromatographic immunoassay for the qualitative detection of specific antigens to SARS-CoV-2 present in human nasopharynx. (FDA EUA Approved & Korea EUA Approved)
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        COVID-19 qPCR Multi Kit by 1dropUPDATED MAY 2020

        This kit allows qualitative detection of genes (E gene and RdRp gene) of COVID-19 with real-time qPCR (including reverse-transcription reaction) via RNA extracted from a specimen (Nasopharyngeal swab, Oropharyngeal swab) of suspected respiratory infectious disease patient.1copy™ COVID-19 qPCR Multi Kit can reduce the risk of asymptomatic and latent infection of COVID-19 by a single virus level limit of detection.
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        TO DATE$252,100 Funds Raised
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Penda HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        Penda Health provides comprehensive healthcare services at clinics throughout Nairobi, Kenya, utilizing a patient-centric approach to address key outpatient needs at an affordable cost. This mission places Penda on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Data/Analytics, Evidence & Impact, Health
        Data/Analytics, Evidence & Impact, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Unima: Find COVID19UPDATED MAY 2020

        Rapid low-cost test for COVID-19
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health Systems, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Medical Devices
        Health Systems, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Medical DevicesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Testing
          
        Y Combinator
          

        BiofourmisUPDATED MAY 2020

        Biofourmis develops and delivers clinically validated software-based therapeutics to provide cost-effective solutions for payers, accelerated research and drug development for biopharmaceutical companies, advanced tools for clinicians to deliver personalized care, and, ultimately, better outcomes for patients.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, United StatesSEE LESS
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Noora HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        Noora Health's mission is to improve outcomes and save lives of at-risk patients. Noora's Care Companion Program (CCP) trains families of patients with high-impact medical skills, making them an integral part of healthcare delivery.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health
        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, Bangladesh
        India, BangladeshSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          
        Y Combinator
          

        Covidikit by PachdUPDATED MAY 2020

        Covidikit for hospitals is low cost rapidly scalable remote monitoring package for patients either at high risk for COVID or presenting with symptoms.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Data/Analytics
        Data/AnalyticsSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Y Combinator
          

        SevamobUPDATED MAY 2020

        Artificial intelligence enabled healthcare platform for organizations
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, South Africa, United States
        India, South Africa, United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,742,500 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          
        +1
          

        FlouciUPDATED MAY 2020

        Flouciis a payment solution that offers eKYC, mobile payments and credit solutions built with distributed ledger technology.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Finance
        Digital FinanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Tunisia
        TunisiaSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Village Capital
          

        ePesosUPDATED MAY 2020

        Since 2014, ePesos has been a pioneer in Mexico in matters of financial inclusion and is the first company to offer a solution like this in the country.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Finance
        Digital FinanceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mexico
        MexicoSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Village Capital
          

        GENECHECKER UF-300 by GenesystemUPDATED MAY 2020

        GENECHECKER UF-300 real-time PCR system and SMARTCHEK novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) detection kit of Genesystem have been registered as medical device at CE. For more details, please contact global sales team of Genesystem at sales@genesystem.co.kr.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Genematrix: NeoPlexTM COVID-19 Detection kitUPDATED MAY 2020

        Test product for detecting SARS-CoV-2
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Gencurix: GenePro COVID-19 Detection TestUPDATED MAY 2020

        GenePro COVID-19 Detection Kit has been developed in accordance to the WHO guideline for 'Laboratory testing of 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2).'
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        CancerROP: CE-IVD Kit COVID-19 testing kitUPDATED MAY 2020

        A COVID-19 diagnostic kit.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        BioCore 2019-nCoV Real Time PCR KitUPDATED MAY 2020

        A CE-certified COVID-19 diagnostic kit.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        DiaPlexQ Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Detection Kit CE-IVD by SolGent Co., Ltd.UPDATED MAY 2020

        Real-Time OneStep RT-PCR based assay system for detection of 2019-nCoV CE-IVD
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        GeneFinder COVID-19 Plus RealAmp Kit by Osang Healthcare Co., Ltd.UPDATED MAY 2020

        GeneFinder™ COVID-19 Plus RealAmpKit is the One-Step Reverse Transcription Real-Time PCR Kit designed to detect Novel Corona virus (COVID-19) qualitatively through Reverse Transcription reaction and Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Technology
        Health, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        RADI COVID-19 Detection KitUPDATED MAY 2020

        RADI COVID-19 Detection Kit is used for qualitative detection of 2019 novel coronavirus in human Nasal Swab or Sputum by using RADI Prep Plus and RADI Real Time PCR system, ABI 7500 or Bio-Rad CFX 96 Platform, etc.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Genolution: Nextractor (NX-48)UPDATED MAY 2020

        Nextractor® is automatic extraction system for rapid isolation of DNA or RNA from a variety samples.
        Using Nextractor® can purify up to 48 samples, saving valuable time and labor in your lab.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Technology
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        ichroma COVID-19 Ab by Boditech Med Inc.UPDATED MAY 2020

        ichroma™ COVID-19 Ab in conjunction with ichroma™ II Reader is an in vitro diagnostic fluorescence Immunoassay intended for qualitative detection and differentiation of IgG/IgM antibodies to the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in human venous whole blood, serum or plasma samples.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Technology
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        MX-16, MX-32, MX-8L by ApintechUPDATED MAY 2020

        Nucleic Acid Extractor that can automatically extract high-quality nucleic acid from up to 16 & 32 samples.
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Palm PCR: Ultra-Fast Mobile PCR System by Ahram Biosystems, Inc.UPDATED MAY 2020

        Palm PCR system is designed to perform high-speed and high-efficiency PCR amplification for 12 samples of 20 μL volume.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Technology
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Universal Viral Transport for Viral, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma & Ureaplasma by Noble Biosciences Inc.UPDATED MAY 2020

        Noble Biosciences Universal Transport Medium is intended for the collection and transport of clinical specimens containing Virus, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma from the collection site.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

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