Annual Research Reports

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State of Engineering for Global Development

State of EGD North America

State of EGD Australia & New Zealand

State of EGD Latin America

State of EGD Asia

Research Collaborations

Technology Trends of Post Harvest ICT solutions in East Africa - Powered by IFT

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Technologies to mitigate Aflotoxin - Powered By IFT

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Household Water Treatment Trends in Colombia - Powered By CAWST

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Analysis of Earthquake Testing Trends - Powered By Good Earth Global

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Household Water Treatment Trends in India - Powered By CAWST

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Manufacturing and Sustainability in China - Powered by Autodesk

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The African Commute: City Transport Trends - Powered by Yamaha

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Social Innovation in Tunisia - Powered by Think.IT

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Affordable Housing in Kenya: A Performance-Based Analysis of Available Technologies in Kenya and Abroad - Powered by UN Habitat

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Challenges for Dissemination of Sustainable Technologies in India - Powered by Center for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship IIT Madras

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Women in Tech: Social Innovation in MENA - Powered by American University of Beirut (AUB)

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Household Water Treatment And Safe Storage (HWTS) in Colombia: Stakeholders & Trends - Powered by CAWST

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Dignified ID in Assistance in East Africa - Powered by NRC, Norwegian Red Cross, Save the Children, Innovation Norway, Norwegian Church Aid

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Assessment of the Use and Barriers of Evaporative Cooling Technologies by Small Holder Farmers in Kenya - Powered by MIT D-lab

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Humanitarian Engineering in Australia & New Zealand: Past, Present, and a Way Forward - Powered by University of Technology Sydney

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Engineering Response to COVID-19: A Reference list for Low Resource Settings

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COVID-19: Innovation and Investment in Medical Devices and PPE

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COVID-19: Affordable Testing Solutions

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Sanitation in Challenging Environments: Appropriate Sanitation Solutions for Hard Rock Areas in Rural Cambodia

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The Role of Industry Sustainability Standards in Design & Manufacturing

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Landscape Analysis of Post-Harvest Technologies for Mango Production in East Africa

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Recommendations for Smart and Sustainable Agro-processing Manufacturing in Guyana

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Social Innovation in the USA: A Landscape Analysis of Social Enterprise Incubators

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The ICT Landscape in Northern Kenya: Challenges & Opportunities Powered by Huawei

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Resilient Affordable Housing for Flood Risk Reduction: A Review of Interventions in Four Cities in East Africa

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Engineers Respond to COVID-19: Case Studies from Around the Globe

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Investigating Factors for Consideration in Decision-Making Frameworks for Household Water Treatment in Southeast Asia & the Pacific

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Water-Energy-Food Nexus Innovations in MENA Region: Bringing Hope Amid Challenges

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Understanding Technologies in Context: A Case Study for Ecological Resilience in the Mt. Elgon Region of Eastern Uganda

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Engineering Design Recommendations for Resilient Housing: A Case Study of Dar es Salaam in East Africa

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Mapping 'Engineering for Good' Career Pathways: Examples from North America

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Cold Weather Anaerobic Digesters: Challenges and Opportunities

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Climate Monitoring for Ambient Health Commodities Supply Chains

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Supporting the Development of Wave Energy Desalination Technologies: Waves to Water and Engineering for Change Partnership

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Circular Economies and Affordable Housing in Mexico

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Circular Economies and Affordable Housing in Kenya

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Circular Economy and Affordable Housing

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Advancing Towards SDG 2 in Nigeria: Food and Nutrition Security in Borno State

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Design for Good

CAD Modelling and Version Management of Electrolyzer Test Systems

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A Standard, Adaptable Catalogue of Water Tower Designs and Construction Typologies

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Advancing the Use of Design and Manufacturing Technology in Startups and Nonprofits

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Masterplan Proposal for Hospital Wesleyan de La Gonâve, Haiti

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Virtual Training and Assistance in the Apparel Industry

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From Product to Project: Scaling the Gap from BIM to Full Scale 3D Printing

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Aerial Release of Mangrove Seeds to Support Coastal Ecosystem Restoration

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Automating Structural Retrofits for Low-Income Households in Bogota, Colombia

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Quantifying Embodied Energy: Considering Carbon Footprints in Schematic Design for Modular Housing Projects

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From CAD to CAM: Streamlining Workflows for Custom Prefabricated Construction

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Design of an Automatic Tomato Cutting Machine

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Improving DIY-Ability of Small Scale Greenhouses

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Dignified Rural Home Design in Rwanda Using Adobe Block

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Modelling Existing Ambulance Tricycle Prototype and Proposing Strategies for Operations of Health Transport Services in Sissala East District, Ghana

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Development of Templates to Support an Integrated Settlement Planning Framework in the Context of Refugees, Humanitarian, and Conflict Affected Areas

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Impact of Rural Trailbridges on Adjacent Infrastructure in East Africa

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Development of an Analytics Platform for Real Time Monitoring of Water Pump Usage

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Greenhouse Larvae Bed Cooling

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Developing 3D-printed Structures for Novel Coral Restoration Method

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Battery Management Systems and Analytics for E-Mobility

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Advancing Communities of Practice Through a Technology Leadership Program

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Development of a High Autonomy Solar Fridge

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Aiding Design of a Wastewater Treatment Biocentre for Commercial Validation

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Prototype School Design for Remote and Accessible Schools in Haiti

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Advancing Low-Cost Solar Cooking Technology

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From Waste to Energy: Standardizing the Work-Stream of Biodigester Solutions

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Field Insights

An Overview of Technology and Trends in Syrian Refugee Settlements in the Beqaa Valley of Lebanon

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Water Disinfection in India

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Technology and Innovation in Tanzania

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PAYGO Solar Home Systems in Panama

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PAYGO Solar Home Systems in Panama - Spanish version

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Technologies in the Field: User Experience Reports

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ICT4D: Connecting the Unconnected Tech Trends

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Trend Analysis

Water

In this overview, the focus is on small scale water purification, with an emphasis on the clusters of ‘Devices, Flasks, and Tabs’ and ‘ Plants and Kiosks.’

Energy

In this overview, the focus is on renewable energy sources such as wind, water, solar, and biomass.

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Agriculture

In this overview, the focus is on small scale agricultural processing in low and lower middle income countries, specifically those living in poverty.

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Health

In this overview, the focus is on medical devices used in the treatment of those living in low and lower middle income countries , specifically for those living in poverty.

Featured Articles

Mapping Precedents and Techniques: A Review

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Design Your Product for Manufacturability and High Quality

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ANSI’s Standards Development for Non-Sewered Sanitation Systems

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

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E4C investigates technologies that turn waste into energy

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Satellites And Cell Phones: A Guide To Remote... ...Monitoring Of Water And Sanitation Technology In Global Development

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Videos

Water Trend Analysis

In this video we explore small scale water purification, with an emphasis on the clusters of ‘Devices, Flasks, and Tabs’ and ‘ Plants and Kiosks.’

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