#Innovation

  • Article: This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies
    Health

    This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies

    May 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Health workers battle maternal and infant mortality with solar technology. Read more

  • Article: UK Reveals Over 50 Ways Satellites Can Tackle Global Issues Like Deforestation and Illegal Fishing
    Environment

    UK Reveals Over 50 Ways Satellites Can Tackle Global Issues Like Deforestation and Illegal Fishing

    By Helen Lock|April 26, 2019

    From disaster relief to food production, there are surprising ways UK aid-supported tech can help. Read more

  • Article: This Ghanaian Start-Up Is Helping to Make Medicine More Affordable
    Health

    This Ghanaian Start-Up Is Helping to Make Medicine More Affordable

    April 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Drug prices in some African countries are marked up by middlemen and often become too expensive. Read more

  • Article: This Tiny Packet Has Helped Deliver 15 Billion Liters of Clean Water to Families in Need
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    This Tiny Packet Has Helped Deliver 15 Billion Liters of Clean Water to Families in Need

    March 22, 2019|P&G

    P&G scientists were developing a laundry product, but ultimately created this life-changing sachet. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Woman Changing the Lives of South Africa's Township Children Through Coding
    Education

    Meet the Woman Changing the Lives of South Africa's Township Children Through Coding

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 22, 2019

    "With a lot of hard work and maybe a few years, they too could be the next Mark Zuckerberg." Read more

  • Article: African School of Physics Program Aims to Launch More Science Careers
    Education

    African School of Physics Program Aims to Launch More Science Careers

    March 5, 2019|Voice of America

    Each workshop brings together up to 80 students who are trained by top-flight physicists. Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates Thinks These 5 Future Inventions Will Change the World
    Finance & Innovation

    Bill Gates Thinks These 5 Future Inventions Will Change the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 28, 2019

    “It’s better to be born today than ever.” Read more

  • Video: These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs
    PartnerHealth

    These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs

    Feb. 18, 2019|Cisco

    Cisco helps them stay in touch with their clients and optimize their business operations. Read more