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.
RightSign HIV 1.2.O Rapid Test Cassette

RightSign HIV 1.2.O Rapid Test Cassette

Hangzhou Biotest Biotech Ltd
Reveal® G3 Rapid HIV-1 Antibody Test

Reveal® G3 Rapid HIV-1 Antibody Test

MedMira Laboratories Inc
Canada
Reveal® Rapid HIV Test

Reveal® Rapid HIV Test

MedMira Laboratories Inc
Canada
RAPID 1-2-3® HEMA EXPRESS™

RAPID 1-2-3® HEMA EXPRESS™

Hema Diagnostic Systems, LLC
United states of America
Multispot™ HIV-1/HIV-2

Multispot™ HIV-1/HIV-2

Bio-Rad Laboratories
United states of America
Vibrating necklace

Vibrating necklace

NASA
United States of America (USA), North America
Locally Assembled Plastic face shields

Locally Assembled Plastic face shields

Takataka Plastics
Uganda, Africa
COVID-19 Self-Assessment

COVID-19 Self-Assessment

eHealth Saskatchewan
Canada, North America
Ubango

Ubango

Ubango
Tanzania, Africa
E-Jaza

E-Jaza

Ministry of Public Health
Qatar
Virtual health services

Virtual health services

Ministry of Public Health in partnership with Qatar Red Crescent Society and the Ministry of Transport and Communications
Qatar