How Technology is Making Humanitarian Aid More Transparent

A New Way to Distribute Aid Earlier this month Start Network, an organization comprised of 42 aid agencies, announced a partnership with a new foreign aid distribution platform, Disberse. Disberse started last year as a platform for donors, governments and NGOs to more effectively track where their funds and resources are being implemented. Through a… Continue reading How Technology is Making Humanitarian Aid More Transparent

How 3D printing is helping humanity

Four months after a deadly earthquake struck Nepal in April 2015 and killed nearly 9,000 people, Andrew Lamb, an engineer with the non-profit NGO Field Ready, sat in the back of an SUV in a small Nepalese city and watched his 3D printer produce a plastic cylinder. The piece was designed to be used as… Continue reading How 3D printing is helping humanity