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        JikoRaha/IMUrootUPDATED FEB 2020

        Jiko Raha an innovative stove enabls households have safe drinking water free of disease causing micro-organisms. Royalty rewards to address Barriers to effective uptake and provision of immunization for caregivers to increase immunization
        FOCUS AREAS
        Clean Cooking, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Clean Cooking, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Climate Change and Resilience, Mentoring/Coaching, Nutrition, Prevention & Vaccination, Soft or Life Skills, Wind & Water EnergySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Rwanda, Kenya
        Rwanda, KenyaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$228,750 Funds Raised

        Agriworks UgandaUPDATED JAN 2020

        Irrigation For Hire for African Smallholders
        FOCUS AREAS
        Climate Change and Resilience, Technology, Agriculture and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Technology, Agriculture, Economic Growth and Trade, ResilienceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$142,516 Funds Raised

        We Love ReadingUPDATED OCT 2019

        We Love Reading is a grassroots community-based program fostering in children a love for reading. We have developed a simple solution flexible to fit within any context through community read-aloud sessions.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Entrepreneurship, Refugees, Social and Behavior Change and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Entrepreneurship, Refugees, Social and Behavior Change, Education, Human Centered Design, Literacy, Parent & Family Engagement, Teacher Development and TrainingSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Azerbaijan, Egypt, Germany and 50 moreSEE ALL
        Azerbaijan, Egypt, Germany, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Palestinian Territories, Greece, Bangladesh, Algeria, United States, Oman, Morocco, Hong Kong, Ethiopia, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Canada, Bolivia, Argentina, France, Sudan, Australia, Kenya, United Kingdom, Sweden, Costa Rica, Qatar, Somalia, Pakistan, Yemen, Cyprus, Mali, Central African Republic, Indonesia, Norway, Macedonia, Vietnam, Syria, Sierra Leone, Iran, Denmark, Panama, India, Italy, GhanaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,185,313 Funds Raised

        IgnitiaUPDATED OCT 2019

        Revolutionary Tropical Weather Forecasts providing highly accurate weather forecasts to small scale farmers in West Africa.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Agriculture, Data/Analytics, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Agriculture, Data/Analytics, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Environment, Resilience, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, NigerSEE LESS
        TO DATE$591,968 Funds Raised

        doctHERsUPDATED OCT 2019

        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)
        FOCUS AREAS
        Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, Social Development and 18 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, Social Development, Ageing, Diaspora, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Economic Empowerment, Gender, HIV/AIDS, Health, Human Centered Design, Inclusion, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation, Non-communicable Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Public-Private Partnerships, Resilience, Social and Behavior Change, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Mexico, Pakistan
        United States, Mexico, PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$939,950 Funds Raised

        Maji Mamas: Women Building Scaleable Water BusinessesUPDATED OCT 2019

        A social startup studio founding enterprises with women to develop, test, and bring water and sanitation solutions to market.

        FOCUS AREAS
        Agriculture Water Management, Entrepreneurship, Gender and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Agriculture Water Management, Entrepreneurship, Gender, Housing and Infrastructure, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$189,840 Funds Raised

        ayzh UPDATED SEP 2019

        Manufacturing and distributing low-cost, high-quality women’s health products designed for low-resource settings targeting reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health (RMNCH+A).
        FOCUS AREAS
        Gender Equity, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Menstrual Hygiene
        Gender Equity, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Menstrual HygieneSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, Kenya
        India, KenyaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,240,019 Funds Raised

        BioLite HomeStoveUPDATED JUL 2019

        A fan-assisted biomass stove that burns wood like gas, turns fire into electricity, and reduces smoke emissions by 90% and fuel consumption by 50% compared to traditional open-fire cooking.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Economic Empowerment, Lighting, Post Harvest and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Empowerment, Lighting, Post Harvest, Biomass/BioFuel, Distributed Generation Systems, Energy, Energy EfficiencySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, Ghana, Uganda and 1 moreSEE ALL
        India, Ghana, Uganda, KenyaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,000,000 Funds Raised

        JokkoSantéUPDATED JUN 2019

        JokkoSanté is a Health-focused digital payments platform. We give to all stakeholders an unique tool to manage drugs traceability, online prescriptions, third-party targeted payments, billing, awareness SMS messages broadcast, etc.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Social & Micro Finance and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Social & Micro Finance, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Public-Private Partnerships, Resilience, Social Services, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Senegal
        SenegalSEE LESS

        Can't Wait to LearnUPDATED MAY 2019

        Custom-made digital game-based learning to bridge the education gap for conflict-affected children
        FOCUS AREAS
        Basic Education, Inclusive Education, Digital Development and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Inclusive Education, Digital Development, Gender, Humanitarian Assistance, Public-Private Partnerships, Social and Behavior Change, YouthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Lebanon, Jordan, Uganda and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Lebanon, Jordan, Uganda, SudanSEE LESS

        SweetSense Remote Water Monitoring Platform For Improved Water Service Delivery, Accountability, and HealthUPDATED MAY 2019

        SweetSense Inc. creates Internet of Things (IOT) solutions to improve the quality and value of water, sanitation, and energy services in emerging markets.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Agriculture and 11 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Agriculture, Air Quality, Data/Analytics, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Economic Empowerment, Economic Growth and Trade, Entrepreneurship, GIS/Mapping, Good Governance, Policy and Regulation, Sanitation, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda
        Ethiopia, Kenya, RwandaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$974,000 Funds Raised

        Lumkani Fire DetectionUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Architecture, Design, Construction, GIS/Mapping, Housing and Infrastructure and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Architecture, Design, Construction, GIS/Mapping, Housing and Infrastructure, Human Centered Design, Public-Private Partnerships, Resilience, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Namibia, South Africa
        Namibia, South AfricaSEE LESS

        Paper Airplanes-Language and Skills Accessibility for RefugeesUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Digital Development, Education, Public-Private Partnerships and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Digital Development, Education, Public-Private Partnerships, YouthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Algeria, Belgium and 7 moreSEE ALL
        United States, Algeria, Belgium, Germany, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestinian Territories, Sweden, Syria, TurkeySEE LESS

        PetaBencana.idUPDATED MAY 2019

        PetaBencana.id is a free web-based platform that produces megacity-scale visualizations of disasters in Indonesia using both crowdsourced reporting & government agency validations in real time. By democratizing decision support, the platform increases the safety and resilience of cities through greater inclusivity.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Climate Change and Resilience, Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Disaster Risk Reduction and 10 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Disaster Risk Reduction, Citizen Participation, Communications and Media, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, GIS/Mapping, Gender, Human Centered Design, Humanitarian Assistance, ResilienceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Indonesia
        IndonesiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$784,200 Funds Raised

        Women Originated Media Entrepreurship Network (WOMEN)UPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Communications and Media, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Development and 15 moreSEE ALL
        Communications and Media, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Economic Empowerment, Education, Extracurricular or Out-of School Activities, Gender, Gender Equity, Inclusion, Mentoring/Coaching, Methods & Learning, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP), Social Services, Social and Behavior Change, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Technology, Workforce DevelopmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ukraine
        UkraineSEE LESS

        Missing MapsUPDATED MAY 2019

        crowdsourcing digital map creation
        FOCUS AREAS
        Ageing, Basic Education, Child Protection and 48 moreSEE ALL
        Ageing, Basic Education, Child Protection, Communication with Communities, Conflict Response, Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Digital Finance, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Displaced Persons & Migration Management, Economic Empowerment, Economic Growth and Trade, Education, Education Policy & Finance, Environment, Finance, Financial Sector & Investment, GIS/Mapping, Gender, Good Governance, HIV/AIDS, Health, Higher Education, Housing and Infrastructure, Human Trafficking, Humanitarian Assistance, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Land Tenure, Literacy, Menstrual Hygiene, Microeconomics, Non-communicable Diseases, Policy and Regulation, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Prevention & Vaccination, Private Sector Competitiveness, Refugees, Response Technologies, Sanitation, Secondary Education, Social & Micro Finance, Social and Behavior Change, Technology, Trade, Urbanization, Waste Management, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), YouthSEE LESS

        Farmer Query SystemUPDATED MAY 2019

        FOCUS AREAS
        Cultivation & Tools, Data/Analytics, Digital Development and 13 moreSEE ALL
        Cultivation & Tools, Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, GIS/Mapping, Human Centered Design, Leadership Development, Mentoring/Coaching, Methods & Learning, Private Sector Competitiveness, Processing & Production, Public-Private Partnerships, Seeds & Stock, Soil Management, Technology, Workforce DevelopmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Bangladesh
        BangladeshSEE LESS

        Using UAVs to Map, Monitor and Protect Indigenous TerritoriesUPDATED MAY 2019

        UAVs are a low-cost, powerful and effective tool for indigenous communities to map, monitor, and protect their territories. UAVs help collect important data and are an alternative to satellite images for precise photogrammetry and 2D and 3D mapping.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Forestry, Land Tenure, GIS/Mapping and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Forestry, Land Tenure, GIS/Mapping, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Peru, Panama, Guatemala
        Peru, Panama, GuatemalaSEE LESS

        A roof A skill and A market for WomenUPDATED MAY 2019

        Providing a roof, A skill & A market to end Housing Poverty in Africa & take a slice of Africa’s Urban $155 Billion Housing market

        FOCUS AREAS
        Economic Empowerment, Finance, Housing and Infrastructure
        Economic Empowerment, Finance, Housing and InfrastructureSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS

        Zelij InventUPDATED MAY 2019

        Zelij Invent is a greentech solution that transform plastic waste into sustainable construction materials.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Climate Change and Resilience, Housing and Infrastructure, Waste Management and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Housing and Infrastructure, Waste Management, EnvironmentSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Morocco
        MoroccoSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised

        Broad Class - Listen to LearnUPDATED MAY 2019

        An Interactive Radio Instrucion (IRI) program that provides lessons and teacher training. It reaches the poorest and remotest schools with interactive basic skills and English. Measurable gains have been gained in quality, equity and inclusiveness.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Leadership Development and 12 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Leadership Development, Basic Education, Curriculum, Education, Inclusion, Inclusive Education, Literacy, Methods & Learning, Parent & Family Engagement, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Soft or Life Skills, Teacher Development and Training, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,552,588 Funds Raised

        DIYlawUPDATED MAY 2019

        We are the one-stop hub for all things legal in Africa. We create access to legal and business support services, service providers & information for African entrepreneurs.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Entrepreneurship, Financial Sector & Investment, Trade
        Entrepreneurship, Financial Sector & Investment, TradeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$40,000 Funds Raised

        The Prey Lang appUPDATED MAY 2019

        A forest monitoring smartphone application used to monitor and report on illegal logging and biodiversity loss by indigenous communities.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Forestry, Natural Resources, Rule of Law and Human Rights and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Forestry, Natural Resources, Rule of Law and Human Rights, Peace and ResilienceSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Cambodia, Myanmar
        Cambodia, MyanmarSEE LESS

        No Food WasteUPDATED MAY 2019

        No Food Waste - A youth and technology driven surplus food recovery network that collects surplus food from weddings, restaurants,food industries in India and feeds the people in India there by combating both Hunger and Food Waste together.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Climate Change and Resilience, Humanitarian Assistance, Waste Management and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Humanitarian Assistance, Waste Management, Nutrition, Post Harvest, Social Services, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India

        Coliba RecyclingUPDATED MAY 2019

        Called "The Uber of waste management service", Coliba makes us of mobile technology to creating solution to the huge plastic waste problem in West Africa.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Climate Change and Resilience, Education, Waste Management
        Climate Change and Resilience, Education, Waste ManagementSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire
        Ghana, Cote d'IvoireSEE LESS
        STI Forum 2020 Call for Innovations

        The STI Forum 2020 Call for Innovations is initiated by the United Nations in collaboration with Global Innovation Exchange. The call will be open and accepting applications until Tuesday, March 3, 2020.