Updated May 26, 2018

Global Innovation Week 2017  RECOGNITION

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About Global Innovation Week 2017

Global Innovation Week (Sept. 28-Oct. 6, 2017) is a week of events dedicated to celebrating the various, exciting ways in which innovation is being integrated into international development. It will promote the most promising innovations that are ready for scale, match investors with potential solutions and identify areas for enhanced coordination and collaboration across USAID, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada, Wellcome Trust and additional partners. 
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Where we work
Africa
Asia and Pacific
Europe and Eurasia
Latin America / Caribbean
North America
Middle East and North Africa
Focus Areas
Youth
Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
Humanitarian Assistance
Housing and Infrastructure
Health
Gender
Environment
Energy
Education
Economic Growth and Trade
Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance
Agriculture

Connected Innovations

recognition
Sep 2017
MOPA
  1. FOCUS AREASDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance and Environment
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMozambique
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
AfriScout
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia, Tanzania and Kenya
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Flying Labs
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Education, Environment and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru, Nepal and Tanzania
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Fenix
  1. FOCUS AREASDistributed Generation Systems, Energy Service, Metering & Payment Systems, Solar and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya, Uganda and Zambia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
YouthMappers
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Education and 12 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Little Genny Emergency Kit
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
LISTA by Fundación Capital
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Education, Digital Finance and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBrazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Tanzania and Mexico
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Wings for Aid
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies and 1 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Rainforest Connection
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Forestry, Data/Analytics and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndonesia, Ecuador, Cameroon, Brazil, Bolivia and Peru
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Sanivation - Delivering Non-Sewered Sanitation Services to Urban Poor
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sanitation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Sun King from Greenlight Planet
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Myanmar
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Ebola Health Care Workers (HCWs)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuinea and Liberia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Shift Labs
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Chlorhexidine Navi Care Program (CNCP)
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Every Second Matters Uterine Balloon Tamponade (UBT)
  1. FOCUS AREASGender and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya and Sierra Leone
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Field Ready
  1. FOCUS AREASHumanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies, Engineering and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIraq, Nepal, Jordan, Fiji and Syria
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
aQysta Barsha Pump
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Aquaculture and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndonesia, Nepal, Spain, Zambia and Turkey
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
VITALITE
  1. FOCUS AREASLighting, Agriculture and Entrepreneurship
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZambia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
YLabs
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Gender, Health and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INRwanda
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
3D-Printed Automatic Weather Station (3D-PAWS)
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Economic Growth and Trade and 8 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZambia, Kenya, Curacao, Barbados, Austria and United States
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Humanitarian Exchange Language (HXL)
  1. FOCUS AREASHumanitarian Assistance, Digital Development, Human Centered Design and 2 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Ultra Poor Graduation Approach
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Education, Gender and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda, South Sudan, Pakistan, Kenya, Bangladesh and Afghanistan
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Learning the Value of Education
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation and Technology
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru, Chile and Dominican Republic
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Resources for the Blind
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Basic Education, Literacy and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
PeaceTech Lab
  1. FOCUS AREASDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
We Care Solar
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Gender Equity and Climate Change and Resilience
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
HumanIT3D
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Humanitarian Assistance and Response Technologies
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
FarmDrive
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Economic Growth and Trade, Financial Sector & Investment and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
d.light X850 + TV
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX)
  1. FOCUS AREASHumanitarian Assistance, Refugees, Communication with Communities and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal, Kenya and Colombia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
UNTAPPED
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Management and Economic Empowerment
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Rwanda and Kenya
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Ushahidi
  1. FOCUS AREASDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Humanitarian Assistance, Good Governance and 14 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Financing Models for Small-Scale Farming Technology Adoption Among the Rural Poor
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Economic Growth and Trade, Gender and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Evidence Action
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda, Malawi, Kenya, India and Ghana
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Adaptive Symbiotic Technologies
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Environment and Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
No Lean Season
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
DRG Learning, Evaluation, and Research
  1. FOCUS AREASDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance
  2. IMPLEMENTED INVietnam, Uganda, Tanzania, Philippines, Peru, Paraguay, Niger, Nicaragua, Nepal, Mozambique, Moldova, Malawi, Liberia, Honduras, Haiti, Guatemala, Georgia, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Cambodia, Burundi, Burkina Faso and Bangladesh
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Random Domain Intercept Technology (Rapid Cycle Research Internet Survey Sampling)
  1. FOCUS AREASDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Rule of Law and Human Rights, Gender and 12 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Solar powered oxygen delivery
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Solar, Health and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Food Assistance Packaging Evaluation - Comprehensive Initiative on Technology Evaluation (CITE)
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Post Harvest, Processing & Production and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda, South Africa and Djibouti
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Last Mile Mobile Solutions (LMMS)
  1. FOCUS AREASHumanitarian Assistance, Refugees, Data Collection/Needs Assessments and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSomalia, Nepal, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Tanzania, Swaziland, Sudan, South Sudan, Sierra Leone, Rwanda, Philippines, Pakistan, Niger, Mauritania, Mali, Malawi, Liberia, Lesotho, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, Haiti, Greece, Ethiopia, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Chad, Central African Republic, Burundi, Myanmar, Angola and Zambia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Calorie Cloud
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Humanitarian Assistance and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUnited States
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Rainfresh Household Water Purification Unit
  1. FOCUS AREASHumanitarian Assistance, Refugees, Response Technologies and 1 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
RescUAV
  1. FOCUS AREASHumanitarian Assistance, Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Response Technologies and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines, Nepal, Ecuador and Colombia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Youth Local Councils
  1. FOCUS AREASDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Youth, Resilience and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUkraine, Palestinian Territories and Honduras
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
SparkMeter
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Distributed Generation Systems, Energy Efficiency and 2 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Green Heat
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Energy and Biomass/BioFuel
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
LayerTech Labs
  1. FOCUS AREASHumanitarian Assistance and Communication with Communities
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Bloom
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Education, Basic Education and 21 More
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
One Acre Fund
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture and Methods & Learning
  2. IMPLEMENTED INRwanda, Malawi, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Burundi
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Moja WiFi and CDN, by BRCK
  1. FOCUS AREASTechnology
  2. IMPLEMENTED INRwanda, Mexico and Kenya
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Store It Cold
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHonduras, Guatemala and United States
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Rana Labs
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture and Youth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuatemala
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Teaching at the Right Level in Zambia
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Youth, Basic Education and 6 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZambia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Little Thinking Minds
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Basic Education, Literacy and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INJordan
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Premise Data
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, GIS/Mapping and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INColombia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
VisionSpring
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Education and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHonduras, Zambia, Venezuela, Vanuatu, Uganda, Sri Lanka, South Sudan, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Rwanda, Nigeria, Nicaragua, Nepal, Mozambique, Morocco, Mali, Malawi, Kenya, Indonesia, India, Haiti, El Salvador, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Cameroon, Cambodia, Burkina Faso, Bolivia, Benin, Belize, Bangladesh, Tanzania, Senegal, Paraguay, Mexico and Ghana
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Evaptainers
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Energy, Housing and Infrastructure and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMorocco
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Twinned Peace Sports Schools
  1. FOCUS AREASDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Education, Non-formal Education (OOS/ALP) and 16 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPalestinian Territories and Israel
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Expanding Sustainable Access to Safe, Reliable, Affordable Water through Small Water Enterprises
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Digital Finance and Public-Private Partnerships
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia and Ghana
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Supporting governments to partner with the non-state sector to deliver quality education for all including through public-private partnerships
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation and Public-Private Partnerships
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSouth Africa, Uganda, Liberia, India, Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Biofortification
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Research, Public-Private Partnerships and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZambia, Honduras, Uganda, Rwanda, Pakistan, Nigeria, India, Guatemala, El Salvador, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Colombia, Brazil and Bangladesh
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Coverage as a Service
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy and Digital Inclusion & Connectivity
  2. IMPLEMENTED INRwanda, India and United States
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Plan International
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sanitation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya, Ghana and Ethiopia
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Featured Innovator” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017
recognition
Sep 2017
Institute for Global Environmental Studies (IGES)
  1. FOCUS AREASYouth Engagement and Contribution, Water Management and Citizen Participation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBrazil and Peru
  1. Recognition
  2. Was recognized as “Empowering Kids as Agents of Change: GO Mosquito Challenge” by U.S. Agency for International Development as part of Global Innovation Week 2017