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WADI: The Gadget Helping Communities Disinfect Water With the Power of the Sun

The solar-powered WADI tells communities when their water is safe to drink, reducing illness and carbon emissions at the same time. For around 660 million people in Africa, Asia and Latin America, access to fresh, clean water is not something they can take for granted, with communities often needing to take extra steps to ensure their drinking water is thoroughly disinfected. Read on

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Join the Digital Fight Against Disease With HealthMap

Devastating natural disasters are often followed by equally destructive outbreaks of illness and disease. HealthMap, a website and interactive app, draws information from online sources to create a comprehensive and up-to-date picture of emerging public health threats, helping to limit and control them before they are able to spread. Read on