UNICEF helps young refugees to learn programming skills that they can carry with them as they rebuild their lives.
The goal of accelerating breakthrough findings can only be achieved through Big Data, says BRCA Foundation and NetSuite founder Evan Goldberg.
UK charity Smart Works, which helps get unemployed women back into work, looks to CRM to provide a sustainable platform for continued expansion across the country.
Tríona Byrne, Director of Executive Marketing, Salesforce.org, talks to Trócaire, overseas development agency for the Catholic Church, on digital donor engagement.
NGO Opportunity International is using Big Data from work in Uganda to undertake risk profiling and encourage mainstream commercial banks to support community schools.
A San Francisco startup called Zipline is delivering life-saving medical supplies to remote villages every day in Rwanda and Tanzania.
Cath Everett speaks to Mastercard about how its digital voucher platform is helping distribute humanitarian aid more efficiently.
Start-up Parcelly explains how environmental goals have been embedded into its ‘click-and-collect’ parcel delivery-based business model from the outset.
In the first of a short series exploring how different types of technology are used for social good, Cath Everett talks to start-up what3words about its award winning international relief tech.
Slight geek alert. A team of researchers at Rochester Institute of Technology has found a way to create an internet fast lane for the huge amounts of emergency related data. A good idea for sure but will it hold?
Oxfam is pursuing a digital fundraising strategy, with the focus not just on generating revenues but also on boosting both its reach and engagement.
According to Andre Laperriere, executive director of the Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition initiative, the private sector has a significant, if so far largely unacknowledged, role to play in solving the seemingly intractable problem of world hunger.
Non-profit organisations took to the stage at the NetSuite event in Las Vegas this week to talk about how cloud systems support the work they’re doing.