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Rob Goodier

Shh.. Don’t Tell Kids but Playing with Soap Actually Prevents Disease and Even Childhood Mortality

October 12, 2017

Don’t tell the kids, but the colored mess they’re making with their hands is probably good for them. Soapen...

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Caroline Wolfe

Assistive Devices in Low-Income Countries: Adaptability and Recent Innovations

October 9, 2017

The elderly and people with disabilities in low- and middle-income countries remain underserved with poor access to assistive technology....

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Rob Goodier

Reinvented Toilets Take on a Lack of Sanitation Access with Internet Connectivity and Waste Processing

October 5, 2017

Nine startups that are reinventing the toilet have won spots as finalist candidates for the Toilet Board Coalition’s accelerator...

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Rob Goodier

Where to Donate to Survivors of Hurricanes and Earthquakes in Latin America and the Caribbean

October 1, 2017

The year has been marred by extraordinary natural disasters. Flooding in south Asia has killed more than 1000 people...

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Rob Goodier

ISO Standards for Clean Cookstoves Update

September 28, 2017

Diversity in clean cookstove design has climbed sharply as startups, mom and pops, multinationals and even students try to...

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Rob Goodier

Five Questions for Brahima Sanou, Director of ITU’s Telecommunication Development Bureau (ITU-D)

September 22, 2017

Brahima Sanou has taken the wheel at the Telecommunication Development Bureau of the International Telecommuniction Union (ITU) at a...

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Rob Goodier

A Visual Inspection Guide to Detect Faulty Solar Products

September 18, 2017

Stores in Malawi and likely other developing countries carry defective and even fraudulent solar photovoltaic panels. In places where...

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Elizabeth Johansen

What to Do When FDA Approval Doesn’t Mean a Medical Device Is Safe

September 15, 2017

Does United States FDA regulatory approval mean a medical device is safe and effective in low-resource settings? The short...

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Rob Goodier

Five Questions for Dr. Chaesub Lee, Director of the ITU Telecommunications Standardization Bureau

September 13, 2017

The mobile phone revolution in developing countries was possible in large part because of standards in Internet and communications...

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Kayla Matthews

Three Ways Robots Could Improve Infrastructure in Developing Countries

September 10, 2017

You may have heard about robots that lift heavy boxes in distribution centers, greet you as you browse for...

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