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.
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
Coconut Surveillance

Coconut Surveillance

Zanzibar Malaria Elimination Program & RTI
Tanzania
mSpray app

mSpray app

University of California Berkeley (UCB)
California
Malaria Buddy app

Malaria Buddy app

University of Pretoria Institute for Sustainable Malaria Control (UP ISMC)
Pretoria
CommCare app

CommCare app

Malaria Consortium’s inSCALE research project
Mozambique
Malaria Screener

Malaria Screener

Yu and colleagues present
Nigeria