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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - September 2022

In this issue:

  • CII 2022 Impact Brief: Celebrating 10 years of innovation and impact
  • Our work at a glance
  • How we work
  • CII in action

Read the September 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - August 2022

In this issue:

  • CommCare innovation featured in Tech Change video series discussing global goods
  • USAID’s Oxygen Ecosystem program showcased in recent blog
  • Global Digital Health Network issues call for abstracts
  • SAMRIDH selected as finalist for PPP Award

Read the August 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - July 2022

In this issue:

  • USAID announces advancement of efforts to expand access to medical oxygen in 50 facilities globally
  • CII’s Merrick Schaefer supports release of Global Goods Guidebook
  • CII innovator Simprints partnering with Gavi and Arm to improve vaccination rates in Ghana
  • CII’s Adele Waugaman serves as advisor for new Broadband Commission report

Read the July 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - June 2022

In this issue:

  • Aspen Management Partnership for Health releases 2022 Annual Report
  • PLM Steering Committee meeting highlights new partnership opportunities
  • CII Senior Digital Health Coordinator interviewed in Pharmaphorum feature
  • CII Market Access Advisor discusses blended finance at Palladium webinar on private health start-ups

Read the June 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - May 2022

In this issue:

  • USAID Administrator highlights Digital Health Vision in keynote speech at the Global Digital Development Forum
  • White House Office of Science and Technology (OSTP) report spotlights health Grand Challenges
  • USAID Administrator and Coca-Cola executives underscore Project Last Mile (PLM) partnership
  • Acting Director Amy Lin delivers keynote address at Bay Area Global Health Alliance Annual Meeting

Read the May 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - March/April 2022

In this issue:

  • Acting Deputy Director Nikki Tyler speaks at Gasworld medical gasses event
  • Financing Alliance for Health named 2022 Skoll Foundation Awardee
  • CII selected to serve as VinFuture Prize nominator
  • OECD Secretary-General launches report on digital transformation - with inputs from CII’s Adele Waugaman - at high-level panel

Read the March/April 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - February 2022

In this issue:

  • Strengthening oxygen ecosystems during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Project Last Mile working to increase men's uptake of HIV services in South Africa
  • CII Acting Director Amy Lin talks health innovation at Devex Prescription for Progress event
  • Map & Match findings of ~3,000 digital tools for COVID across 156 countries to be shared in webinar

Read the February 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - January 2022

In this issue:

  • People-Centered Metrics for HIV resource launched
  • PLM working to increase uptake of vaccines through TikTok campaign
  • GSTC supporting innovators to develop surgical training modules
  • USAID Digital Health Vision highlighted in OECD report

Read the January 2022 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - December 2021

In this issue:

  • First supplement on human-centered design in global health launched
  • USAID continues work to provide access to medical oxygen
  • Global Digital Health Forum (GDHF) highlights USAID's Digital Health Vision
  • NEST360, a Saving Lives at Birth Grand Challenge winner, receives GHTC Innovating for Impact award

Read the December 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - November 2021

In this issue:

  • CII and USAID's Malaria Division launch partnership with AMP Health to strengthen malaria control programs
  • CII's Acting Director named one of the most influential people navigating disruption by Apolitical
  • USAID Grand Challenge and DIV winners share their experience at Grand Challenges Annual Meeting (GCAM)
  • Architects of Digital Health game blog from USAID and TechChange
  • CII PSE and HCD work highlighted in USAID Administrator's 60th anniversary speech

Read the November 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - October 2021

In this issue:

  • President Biden recommits to oxygen efforts at COVID Summit
  • Every Woman Every Child Innovation Marketplace shown to improve lives, effectively raise capital
  • Merrick Schaefer delivers 'Digital Health: Planning National Systems' course for MOHs
  • Project Last Mile partnership with Coca-Cola and others contributing to COVID response

Read the October 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - August / September 2021

In this issue:

  • USAID/CII Grand Challenge winners highlighted in WHO compendium
  • Loan guarantee facility ODAPHI officially signed
  • Ministerial on digital public goods that furthers USAID’s Digital Health Vision
  • How USAID can advance value-based, human-centered health care

Read the August/September 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - July 2021

In this issue:

  • Innovator Bempu reaching newborns in new countries, with new effectiveness data and new products
  • DFC partnership to expand vaccine manufacturing
  • Financing for MOMs investee LifeBank launches oxygen smart plant
  • USAID’s Tanzania Mission applies blended finance to support faith-based hospitals

Read the July 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - June 2021

In this issue:

  • Project Last Mile Partnership Pivots to COVID-19
  • HBR Highlights how LMICs are Innovating to Combat COVID
  • Innovator Gradian Announces New Partnership in Nepal
  • Innovator World Mosquito Program shown to reduce dengue by 77%

Read the June 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - May 2021

In this issue:

  • OECD Technical Seminar on Innovation for Development
  • Map & Match country briefs released
  • Devex highlights Saving Lives at Birth
  • CII joins AstraZeneca, Villgro Africa, and Resonance in Open Innovation Panel

Read the May 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


Global Health Science and Practice Technical Exchange Conference

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - April 2021

In this issue:

  • CII Presents at the Global Health Science and Practice Technical Exchange Conference
  • Shift Labs presents on results of Safe Access to Maternal Medications (SAMM) study
  • CII’s Merrick Schaefer receives NextGen Public Service Innovator of the Year award

Read the April 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - March 2021

In this issue:

  • The first edition of the board game Architects of Digital Health has been manufactured
  • Two studies on pioneering partnership, Project Last Mile (PLM)
  • Digital Square publishes strategic framework for pandemic preparedness
  • Every Woman Every Child Innovation Marketplace publications

Read the March 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - February 2021

In this issue:

  • Celebrating Our Innovators Responding to COVID-19 Domestically and Internationally
  • Applications of Finance in Global Health: Blended Finance Panel
  • Health and Financial Services in the Middle East and North Africa: Time to go digital

Read the February 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - January 2021

In this issue:

  • LifeBank Founder Temie Giwa-Tubosun Wins 2020 Global Citizen Prize
  • CII’s Market Shaping Training now online
  • Zika GCD innovator raises $85 million in Series E financing

Read the January 2021 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - December 2020

In this issue:

  • CII Launches 2020 Impact Brief
  • Launch of $30M Working Capital Loan Facility ODAPH
  • USAID Supported Innovations Selected by Million Lives Club

Read the December 2020 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - November 2020

In this issue:

  • Launch of the USAID's Digital Health Vision for Action
  • Grand Challenges Annual Meeting 2020
  • Enabling Oxygen Access in LMICs for COVID-19

Read the November 2020 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - October 2020

In this issue:

  • Launch of Data and Advanced Analytics in HIV Service Delivery: Use Cases to Help Reach 95-95-95
  • World Economic Forum Sourcing Innovations for COVID-19
  • Project Last Mile Supports Ubuntu Cloth Masks for South Africa

Read the October 2020 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - September 2020

In this issue:

  • CII launches Global Health Innovation Index
  • IDEO COVID-19 Challenge: Health and Livelihoods in the Global South
  • Launch of Reimagining Global Health through Artificial Intelligence: The Roadmap to AI Maturity

Read the September 2020 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - August 2020

In this issue:

  • Digital Health: Planning National Systems Board Game is an Academic Hit at Harvard
  • World Mosquito Program is a Finalist for the MacArthur 100&Change Grant
  • Global Health Technologies Coalition and Global Health Council Feature CII Innovators

Read the August 2020 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - July 2020

In this issue:

  • CII Stands Up COVID-19 Innovation,Private Sector Engagement, and Supply Chain (IPSC) Team
  • Leveragingthe Power of Digital Technologies and Data Systems Against COVID-19: Lessons from the Ebola outbreak response
  • CII Joins the World EconomicForum’s COVID Response Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs

Read the July 2020 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - July 2019

In this issue:

  • Unleashing Private Capital in Global Health
  • India Utkrisht Development Impact Bond (DIB)
  • Honoring the legacy of innovator, Dr. Marc Mitchell of D-Tree

Read the July 2019 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - June 2019

In this issue:

  • Innovation Realized: Expanding the Path to Health Impact
  • New Partnership: Financing for MOMs
  • Project Last Mile 2019 Impact Report

Read the June 2019 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - May 2019

In this issue:

  • Introducing CII's 2019 Impact Brief
  • Unleashing Private Capital for Global Healt Innovation
  • Design for Health : Nio Far Dakar

Read the May 2019 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - April 2019

In this issue:

  • Artifical Intelligence in Global Health
  • 8 Inspiring Women Changing the Landscape in Global Health
  • The City Where Children are Learning to Love Mosquitoes

Read the April 2019 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - March 2019

In this issue:

  • Blended Finance Roadmap for Global Health
  • New Partnership: Johnson & Johnson and Saving Lives at Birth Innovator Monash University
  • ATscale Launches Strategy Overview

Read the March 2019 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - February 2019

In this issue:

  • Unmanned Aerial Systems in Global Health Coordinating Body
  • It Takes a Mosquito to Fight a Mosquito
  • Global Health Innovation Act Signed into Law 

Read the February 2019 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - December 2018

In this issue:

  • Introducing "V" - an Innovative Approach to Increase PrEP Uptake and Adherence
  • Two Global Health Grand Challenge Innovators win 2018 Patents for Humanity Awards 
  • Launch of USAID's Private Sector Engagement Policy

Read the December 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


A health worker cares for a premature infant in a hospital. Photo credit: Dave Cooper for USAID.

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - November 2018

In this issue:

  • American Innovation Breathes New Life into Newborns in Malawi
  • USAID Medium Story: Disrupting the Status Quo from the Front Lines 
  • World Pneumonia Day Highlights

Read the November 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - October 2018

In this issue:

  • The Principles of Donor Alignment for Digital Health
  • Grand Challenges Annual Meeting Highlights 
  • EngageDesign: a new Human-centered Design Mechanism

Read the October 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


A mother holds her child, while the caption reads: Investing in maternal and child health: Development Impact Bonds.

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - September 2018

In this issue:

  • Utkrisht Impact Bond featured 
  • Launch of the AMP Health 2018 Impact Bond
  • Panel discussion at the UN General Assembly

Read the September 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


ATscale: Global Partnership for Assistive Technology

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - August 2018

In this issue:

  • DevelopmentXChange 2018 Recap
  • Building the Next Generation of Global Health Leaders
  • The Car Mechanic who Invented a Device to Pop Out a Baby

Read the August 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


ATscale: Global Partnership for Assistive Technology

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - July 2018

In this issue:

  • ATscale: New Global Partnership for Assistive Technology
  • Last Week: Saving Lives at Birth DevelopmentXChange
  • How One Simple Solution has Saved Thousands of Babies

Read the July 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


Design for Health

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - June 2018

In this issue:

  • Just Launched: Design for Health
  • Where Art Meets Science: BUMP Performance at SL@B
  • CII Sessions at Aspen Ideas Festival

Read the June 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - May 2018

In this issue:

  • Engaging Private Providers to Improve TB Outcomes in Indonesia
  • Putting the Invisible Hand to Work for Wealth
  • Tiny Hospital Can Go Anywhere, Unfold in Minutes

Read the May 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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Innovation and Impact Newsletter - April 2018

In this issue:

  • New Podcast Series: Are We Ready for the Next Outbreak?
  • GSK/Kellogg/USAID Global Health Case Competition: Building Business Leaders in Global Health
  • Blog: What the Color Blue Can Reveal About Pathogens and Contamination

Read the April 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


CII Impact Brief

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - March 2018

In this issue:

  • CII's 2018 Impact Brief
  • Medium Blog: The Time to Make Progress? Right Now.
  • CII's Grand Challenge Female Innovator Series

Read the March 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


UAVs in Global Health

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - February 2018

In this issue:

  • New Partnership Led by Duke University and VentureWell
  • Call for Innovative Direct-to-consumer Approaches for Adolescents
  • UBS and USAID/CII Event Innovative Financing to Achieve Impact in Global Health

Read the February 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


UAVs in Global Health

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - January 2018

In this issue:

  • UAVs in Global Health: Defining a Collective Path Forward
  • Saving Lives at Birth Round 8 Applications Open
  • GSK/Kellogg/USAID Global Health Case Competition

Read the January 2018 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


Utkrisht, the first health Development Impact Bond, will save the lives of up to 10,000 women and newborns over the next five years. Photo of Mom and newborn baby.

Innovation and Impact Newsletter - December 2017

In this issue:

  • CII and USAID/India Launch First-of-its-kind Development Impact Bond
  • Strengthening Primary Health Care through Community Health Workers: Closing the $2 Billion Gap
  • SL@B Grantee Bempu Featured as One of TIME's 25 Best Inventions of 2017

Read the December 2017 Innovation and Impact Newsletter.


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