Helping Eradicate Malaria Through Text Messaging

By InSTEDD | August 31, 2015

The Malaria Day Zero Alert System is a web-based application that enables health center staff (HC) and village malaria workers (VMW) in villages to report malaria cases via SMS text alerts to the Malaria Day Zero Alert System. Read more »


Epihack Rio 2015: A Photo Essay

By InSTEDD | August 20, 2015

What happens when you bring together public health leaders and technologists to prevent the spread of disease?┬áBy Joseph Agoada Read more »


Learning to Work for Social Impact

By InSTEDD | August 20, 2015

For college students, it can be challenging to understand the connection between the academic knowledge we learn in the classroom and how that will translate to our future workplace responsibilities. If we complete our studies without experiencing the work world, it can be difficult to know where and how to get our careers started. To bridge the experience gap as a student Read more »


Call for iLab Testimonials

By Tharum Bun | March 25, 2015

We have exciting news! InSTEDD is producing a video short that will showcase the initiatives of organizations which have worked with our iLabs in Phnom Penh and/or Buenos Aires. We are looking to showcase stories that show how using technology can lead to social impact – and stories of how those appropriate technologies were developed and deployed. Read more »


Epihack Tanzania 2014

By InSTEDD | January 19, 2015

The facilitator team was integrated by the two us, plus Channe Suy and Sokmesa Khiev from iLab SEA, as well as Keng Susumpow and Bunny Petra from Opendream Thailand, who shared their experiences from previous events in Chiang Mai (Thailand) and Laos. Professors Esron Karimuribo, Andrew Kitua and Mark Rweyemamu, and Eric Beda and Mpoki Mwabukusi from the SACIDS team further integrated the team, which was completed by Mark Smolinski, Read more »