MIT researchers inform World Food Program work to reduce post-harvest losses | MIT News

Study of post-harvest storage technology use in Uganda assesses potential for farmer adoption, identifies supply chain challenges and solutions.

Lauren McKown | D-Lab • mit
Feb. 23, 2017 ~8 min

Building the mountain bike of wheelchairs | MIT News

An MIT professor helped turn a class project into a mass-produced product that is helping people in developing countries.

Jay London | MIT Alumni Association • mit
Jan. 23, 2017 ~4 min

Reducing spoilage in food aid shipments | MIT News

Large-scale tests compare damage from insects and moisture using a variety of containers.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office • mit
Jan. 6, 2017 ~6 min

At TechCon, science-based solutions for world issues | MIT News

Innovators and researchers tackle global issues through actionable research and collaboration.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office • mit
Nov. 15, 2016 ~10 min

Seeing solutions through, across continents | MIT News

When a plan to improve stoves in Peru met unexpected challenges, MIT senior Sade Nabahe rose to meet them.

Kate Telma | MIT News correspondent • mit
Oct. 26, 2016 ~8 min

MIT-USAID program releases supply chain evaluation of malaria diagnostics | MIT News

Study of malaria rapid diagnostic tests in Uganda assesses scalability, identifies supply chain challenges.

Lauren McKown | D-Lab • mit
Oct. 13, 2016 ~7 min

Making smarter decisions about classroom technologies | MIT News

MIT researchers develop a decision-making tool for global classrooms looking to deploy educational technologies.

Lauren McKown | D-Lab • mit
Sept. 29, 2016 ~9 min

MIT-USAID program releases technology evaluation of water test kits | MIT News

Study of water test kits used in Gujarat, India, assesses suitability, scalability, and sustainability.

Lauren McKown | D-Lab • mit
Aug. 23, 2016 ~10 min

J-WAFS Solutions program awards $750,000 in commercialization grants | MIT News

Four new projects and one renewal receive $150,000 in funding for 2016-2017.

Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab • mit
Aug. 12, 2016 ~7 min

Dan Frey named D-Lab faculty director | MIT News

Professor of mechanical engineering brings a long association with D-Lab and a commitment to design for the developing world.

Nancy Adams | MIT D-Lab • mit
July 27, 2016 ~6 min