#App

  • Article: A Sex Education App in Sierra Leone Is Working to Reduce Teen Pregnancies During COVID-19

    A Sex Education App in Sierra Leone Is Working to Reduce Teen Pregnancies During COVID-19

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 16, 2020

    Experts fear a repeat of a surge in unwanted pregnancies seen during the 2014-2016 Ebola outbreak. Read more

  • Article: This App Is Helping to Clean Up Zimbabwe's Waste-Clogged Cities

    This App Is Helping to Clean Up Zimbabwe's Waste-Clogged Cities

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 24, 2019

    Through the Vaya Africa app, customers can schedule and pay for garbage collection. Read more

  • Article: Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 16, 2019

    Premise is helping to increase awareness and tackle mosquito breeding grounds. Read more

  • Article: British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 29, 2019

    Thousands of people sleep rough on England's streets every night. But this app could help. Read more

  • Article: 6 Massive UK Festivals You Can Earn Free Tickets to This Summer

    6 Massive UK Festivals You Can Earn Free Tickets to This Summer

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 25, 2019

    From Lovebox to Reading and Leeds — Global Citizen can get you in the crowd. Read more

  • Article: Car Wash App Uncovers Nearly 1,000 Suspected Cases of UK Modern Slavery

    Car Wash App Uncovers Nearly 1,000 Suspected Cases of UK Modern Slavery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 8, 2019

    The suspected cases were all raised within just five months. Read more

  • Article: This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality

    This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 22, 2019

    Its founders call it the "first feminist film review" app. Read more

  • Article: Inspired by an Encounter With a Homeless Veteran, This Woman Is Tackling Food Waste and Hunger

    Inspired by an Encounter With a Homeless Veteran, This Woman Is Tackling Food Waste and Hunger

    By Daniele Selby|Verizon|Nov. 13, 2018

    Komal Ahmad, CEO of Copia, is also one of Verizon’s Pioneers of Humanability. Read more