The InSTEDD’s Innovation Labs (iLab) in South East Asia is a innovation lab focused on the sustainable design and development of technologies for social good.
With an emphasis on solving humanitarian problems through the use of technology, this organization takes special attention on developing local technological skills to ensure that the systems created are relevant to the community.
In this article, Dennis Israelski of InSTEDD explains their approach by sharing their experience with animal disease tracking in one of the countries where they work.
This is an example of how sometimes the problem cannot be solved with the use of technology, but should take into account other social aspects.
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Additional information about iLab: http://www.ilabsoutheastasia.org