Innovation uptake has played a significant role in strengthening response to covid-19 pandemic globally. Some of these innovations are newly developed and others a modification of existing technologies. The goal is to share information on the technological innovations that have already made a difference in other parts of the World for Adaptation and scaling in the African region.
ArcGIS

ArcGIS

Esri
California
The Malaria Matchbox

The Malaria Matchbox

The Global Fund and RBM Partnership to End Malaria
India
Drones Testing

Drones Testing

Zanzibar government
Tanzania
Nanomal DNA analyser

Nanomal DNA analyser

St George's University of London
London
Light sensor testing app-Matibabu

Light sensor testing app-Matibabu

Makerere University
Uganda
Anti-malaria soap

Anti-malaria soap

Moctar Dembélé and Gérard Niyondiko-International Institute of Water and Environment
Burkina Faso
Mosquito Landing Box

Mosquito Landing Box

Ifaka Health Institute
Tanzania
Insecticide treated clothing

Insecticide treated clothing

United States military
US
SolarMal

SolarMal

Okumu and others
Kenya