Grants Awarded

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Developing communities of tech innovators in Rwanda

9 Oct 2013


Information and Communication Technology


Towards a top up of the General Manager salary and seed funding for an agricultural and a health application for this tech hub in Rwanda.

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New technological innovation hub in Harare

18 Sep 2013

Hypercube Technology Trust


Information and Communication Technology


To contribute towards core and programmatic costs.

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Opportunities for older people in Holborn

11 Sep 2013

Holborn Community Association

United Kingdom


Continuation funding to cover 50% of the Older People’s Activity project in 2013-14..


31 Jul 2013


Information and Communication Technology


To test sustainability models for MOTECH in Ghana, a project which assists pregnant women throughout their pregnancy.

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Parliamentary monitoring in South Africa (supplermentary grant)

29 Jul 2013

Parliamentary Monitoring Group


Towards the cost of maintaining and promoting the People's Assembly website which provides information on parliamentary proceedings and elected representatives and the development of an MP locator. This is a supplementary grant.

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To improve the effectiveness of their Community Health Workers

25 Jul 2013

Hope Through Health


Information and Communication Technology


To partner with Dimagi (a tech social enterprise that have developed the widely used CommCare mobile platform for CHWs to train 15 CHWs in using the system to improve the quality of decision making, follow up and data collection.

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Collaboration between Africa’s Technology Innovation Hubs

10 Jul 2013


Information and Communication Technology


To contribute to core costs of this group which aims to provide coordination and other services for African tech hubs.

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People’s Assembly Website

4 Jul 2013

South Africa

Information and Communication Technology


An additional £15,000 grant towards the development and marketing of a website providing information of elected representatives and parliamentary proceedings in partnership with mySociety.

Core Costs and Salaries

3 Jul 2013


Information and Communication Technology


To cover core costs and salaries for the technical team and customer care teams for the first six months following launch with Safaricom.

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War Office Map Archives

19 Jun 2013

United Kingdom

Information and Communication Technology


To cover the costs of conserving, digitising and cataloguing 494 map sheets and 47 pages of text relating to the East Africa Protectorate, and from 1920, the Colony of Kenya.

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