Big data can help end poverty

A new mapping technique that harnesses big data is being developed to transform the ability of governments and aid organisations to tackle extreme poverty. The research, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates ...

Tech lifts creatives out of poverty

A new e-marketplace is being developed to enable women artisans in India to sell their products directly to customers. The 'tech for good' initiative, supported by the Industree Foundation and international ...

Global innovation summit to tackle child poverty

|9 November 2015|  Over 500 leading thinkers are gathering in Helsinki today to look at how technologies can drive change for the world’s most vulnerable children. Key figures from the technological, acad...