Featured Stories

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

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

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

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?

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.

InSTEDD iLabs: An Animated Introduction

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

What's Happening

Dr. Ann Marie Kimball Joins InSTEDD Board
Dr. Kimball is a physician, epidemiologist and currently holds the role of strategic advisor to the Rockefeller Foundation and associate fellow at the Chatham House.

EpiHack Rio 2015 - Photo Essay
The theme of this Epihack was to use participatory surveillance to prevent disease spread at mass gatherings.

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.

Call for Fall 2015 Interns
Apply to work with InSTEDD as an International Communications Intern!

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