Featured Stories

Stop Asking Why There Are Not More Women in Tech. Start Asking What Value They Can Bring.
Are we asking the right questions about women in tech?

Can Drones and 3-D Printers Save Lives?
Emerging technology choices in humanitarian Response

The Game Changing Innovation in The Fight Against Disease And Deadly Outbreaks
Connected diagnostics and the internet of things changing how we stop pandemics

Uncovering an Innovation Opportunity in Cambodia
Prototyping to improve the health of informal workers in Southeast Asia

3 Ways We Can Better Prepare For The Next Ebola Outbreak
Reflections on improving response to the next outbreak of deadly disease

What is InSTEDD?

Screenshot from InSTEDD videoAt InSTEDD we design and use open source technology tools to help partners enhance collaboration and improve information flow to better deliver critical services to vulnerable populations.


InSTEDD's regional innovation laboratories or iLabs support the shared exploration of solutions to health, safety and sustainable development problems. Read more »

Featured iLab Testimonial

Dr. Yi Sophonrith, Director of the Kien Svay Operational District in Cambodia, talks about transitioning from paper to mobile health data collection using InSTEDD iLab tools.

iLab Southeast Asia: An Animated Introduction

Watch our 90-second animated story about the creation of the InSTEDD iLab Southeast Asia

What's Happening

InSTEDD participating in DDD3 Conference
3rd International Conference on Digital Disease Detection in Florence, Italy

Call for iLab Testimonials
Work with InSTEDD to amplify your organization's story of social impact!

EpiHack Tanzania 2014
The goal of this Epihack was to bring together human and animal health experts with developers.

InSTEDD Prototyping for Social Impact
In 2014 -2015 InSTEDD received support from The Rockefeller Foundation to do rapid prototyping to improve the health of informal workers.

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