#Technology

  • Article: To Defeat COVID-19, the United States Must Invest in Innovations for All

    To Defeat COVID-19, the United States Must Invest in Innovations for All

    July 10, 2020

    Science is our exit strategy from COVID-19, but only if everyone, everywhere can benefit. Read more

  • 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: Growing Inequality Threatens Global Stability, UN Warns

    Growing Inequality Threatens Global Stability, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 19, 2020

    Lawmakers can reduce inequality with redistributive policies. Read more

  • Article: Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 20, 2019

    From drones to satellite early warning systems, technology is revolutionizing aid operations. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change and Technology Are Creating New Inequalities, UN Says

    Climate Change and Technology Are Creating New Inequalities, UN Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 9, 2019

    "Inequalities in human development are taking new forms." Read more

  • Article: Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 15, 2019

    The New York Times found predators are slipping through the cracks of Facebook, Google, and more. Read more

  • Article: This Is the Surprising Reason Child Sexual Abuse Is on the Rise

    This Is the Surprising Reason Child Sexual Abuse Is on the Rise

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 25, 2019

    “Out of the Shadows” urges governments and businesses to use technology to protect children. 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