#Technology

  • 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: This Company Wants to Feed 9 Billion People With Food Made From Air

    This Company Wants to Feed 9 Billion People With Food Made From Air

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 6, 2019

    The goal is to fight climate change in the process. Read more

  • Article: These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming

    These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 5, 2019

    Women make up nearly half the global workforce in farming, yet they are often overlooked. Read more

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

    From Cisco|June 3, 2019

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

  • Article: This Social Enterprise Is Helping Indian Women and Youth Gain Skills and Build Careers in Technology

    This Social Enterprise Is Helping Indian Women and Youth Gain Skills and Build Careers in Technology

    From Cisco|June 3, 2019

    Anudip, supported by Cisco, has trained more than 85,000 Indian women and youth. Read more

  • Video: Technology Is Building The Bridge Between Hope And Possibility

    Technology Is Building The Bridge Between Hope And Possibility

    From Cisco|June 3, 2019

    Technology is helping global problem solvers to tackle some of the world’s greatest challenges. Read more