ICT4D organizations

  • Benetech -- Develops innovative and effective technology applications for unmet social needs. (Organization > ict4d > human rights)
  • Catholic Relief Services -- International humanitiarian agency. (Organization > ict4d > international development)
  • Centre for Development Informatics - The University of Manchester -- Multidisciplinary centre researching the role of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in socio-economic development. (Organization > ict4d > academic)
  • Change -- Group at the University of Washington exploring how technology can improve the lives of underserved populations in low-income regions. Ebbs and flows with semester activity. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site, academic)
  • ChildNet -- Nonprofit organization working with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children. (Organization > ict4d > children, internet safety)
  • Citizen AOL -- AOL CSR focusing on the AOL Charitable Foundation, Employee Engagement, and Cause Marketing. (Organization > ict4d > corporate social responsibility)
  • Clinton Foundation -- Partnerships of great purpose to find solutions that last. (Organization > ict4d > funding)
  • Compatible Technology International -- Nonprofit that designs and distributes tools in collaboration with small farmers and their communities to improve food and water security in developing countries. (Organization > ict4d > guides and reviews)
  • Computer Aid -- UK-based not-for-profit that facilitates the practical application of ICT4D solutions. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site, computers)
  • Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) -- Federal agency that helps more than 5 million Americans improve the lives of their fellow citizens through service. (Organization > ict4d > volunteer)
  • Creative Associates -- International development organization providing development services and forging partnerships to deliver sustainable solutions to global challenges. (Organization > ict4d > international development)
  • D-Rev -- D-Rev is a non-profit specifically dedicated to designing products for development. Their portfolio includes projects focused on malaria, tuberculosis, milk pasteurization, and agriculture. (Organization > ict4d > international development, health)
  • DAI -- International development consultancy based in Washington, D.C. with a technology focus. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • Development Gateway -- International development consultancy of international development professionals, governments, and citizens with the knowledge they need to improve lives. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • Development Impact Lab -- Global consortium of research institutes, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and industry partners committed to advancing international development through science and technology innovations. (Organization > ict4d > international development, academic)
  • Development Seed -- Open data and open tech agency. (Organization > ict4d > international development)
  • DME for Peace -- Design, monitoring and evaluation for Peacebuilding (Organization > ict4d > peace, civil society)
  • Engineering for Change -- A forum to connect, collaborate, solve challenges and share knowledge among a growing community of engineers, technologists, social scientists, NGOs, local governments and community advocates, who are dedicated to improving the quality of life all over the world. (Organization > ict4d > guides and reviews)
  • FHI360 -- Nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. (Organization > ict4d > international development)
  • Frugal Digital -- Research group that focuses on researching methods and practices around creating digital solutions in low resource settings like that of developing economies. (Organization > ict4d > academic)
  • Gates Foundation -- In developing countries, focuses on improving people's health and giving them the chance to lift themselves out of hunger and extreme poverty. (Organization > ict4d > funding)
  • Global Communities -- International non-profit organization that works closely with communities worldwide to bring about sustainable changes that improve the lives and livelihoods of the vulnerable. (Organization > ict4d > volunteer, network)
  • Global Development Lab - USAID -- New entity within USAID that brings together partners to discover, test, and scale breakthrough solutions to achieve the end of extreme poverty by 2030. (Organization > ict4d > government)
  • GlobalGiving Foundation -- Charity fundraising web site that gives social entrepreneurs and non-profits from anywhere in the world a chance to raise the money that they need to improve their communities. (Organization > ict4d > funding)
  • Google.org -- Tech entrepreneurs are using innovation to tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges. We invest in teams with bold ideas that create lasting global impact. (Organization > ict4d > corporate social responsibility)
  • GSMA (Groupe Spécial Mobile Alliance) -- Association of mobile operators and related companies devoted to supporting the standardizing, deployment and promotion of the GSM mobile telephone system. (Organization > ict4d > telecoms)
  • Guardian Project -- Non-profit group creating apps and promoting libraries and devices that protect data and communications. (Organization > ict4d > privacy)
  • Higher Education Solutions Network (HESN) - USAID -- Partnership between USAID and seven top universities, designed to harness the ingenuity and passion of university students, researchers, and faculty to deliver the greatest impact and develop innovative solutions to global development challenges. (Organization > ict4d > academic, government)
  • Humana -- Network of 31 organizations engaged in international solidarity, cooperation and development in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas. (Organization > ict4d > network, volunteer)
  • IBM's Corporate Service Corps -- IBM CSR that helps communities around the world solve critical problems while providing IBM employees unique leadership development opportunities (Organization > ict4d > corporate social responsibility)
  • ICT4Peace -- Conflict resolution in ICT4D. (Organization > ict4d > peace, civil society)
  • Intel Corporate Social Responsibility -- Intel CSR that applies technology to global challenges. (Organization > ict4d > corporate social responsibility)
  • Internet.org -- Facebook-led initiative bringing together technology leaders, nonprofits and local communities to connect the two thirds of the world that doesn’t have internet access. (Organization > ict4d > corporate social responsibility)
  • Internews -- International non-profit with a focus on media skills and literacy. (Organization > ict4d > media)
  • Inveneo -- Non-profit organization based in San Francisco with focus on ICTs for organizations supporting underserved communities in the developing world, mostly in Africa (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • IPA (Innovations for Poverty Action) -- Discovers and promotes effective solutions to global poverty problems with a particular economics-centered approach. (Organization > ict4d > data, academic)
  • ISOC (Internet Society) -- Promotes the open development, evolution, and use of the Internet for the benefit of all people throughout the world. (Organization > ict4d > network)
  • Kopernik -- Using technology to reach and support the last-mile of the developing world. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • mEducation Alliance -- Consortium of private sector, government, donors, and program implementers working eliminate barriers to access appropriate, scalable, and low-cost mobile technologies to help improve learning outcomes in formal and non-formal education across all levels, especially in low-resource and developing country contexts. (Organization > ict4d > government, network)
  • National Peace Corps Association (NPCA) -- The nonprofit alumni organization of individuals who share the Peace Corps experience. (Organization > ict4d > network, peace)
  • Nethope -- Social enterprise that acts as an international NGO catalyst for productive collaboration, innovation and problem-solving to reimagine how technology can improve our world. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • Nomi Network -- A nonprofit that creates economic opportunities for survivors and women at risk of human trafficking. (Organization > ict4d > human trafficking)
  • Panoply Digital -- Consultancy organization in the UK that focuses on ICT. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • PeaceTech Lab -- Non-profit (formerly associated with U.S. Institute of Peace) that brings together engineers and activists to develop peacebuilding solutions. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site, peace)
  • Praekelt Foundation -- Foundation to use open source technologies to deliver essential information and inclusive services to millions of people around the world, especially in Africa. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • Reboot -- Social impact firm dedicated to inclusive development and accountable governance. (Organization > ict4d > international development)
  • Red Cross -- Prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. (Organization > ict4d > international development, disaster)
  • Results for Development -- Non-profit organization whose mission is to unlock solutions to tough development challenges that prevent people in low- and middle-income countries from realizing their full potential. (Organization > ict4d > international development)
  • RTI International -- Research institutes dedicated to improving the human condition by turning knowledge into practice, focusing on the areas of health and pharmaceuticals, education and training, surveys and statistics, advanced technology, international development, economic and social policy, energy and the environment, and laboratory testing and chemical analysis. (Organization > ict4d > international development, academic)
  • Save the Children -- international non-governmental organization that promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries. (Organization > ict4d > international development, children)
  • Tactical Technology Collective -- Non-profit that explores the political and social role of technology — contains many resources. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • TechChange -- Washington, D.C.-based education tech startup that provides online professional development in technology and social change. (Organization > ict4d > course)
  • Technology for Emerging Markets - Microsoft -- Multidisciplinary group of researchers focused on technical and social-science research, based in India. (Organization > ict4d > corporate social responsibility)
  • TechSoup -- International network of 53 partner NGOs in Africa, the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East that leverages technology to build NGO capacity towards solving social problems in local communities and fostering global social change. (Organization > ict4d > funding)
  • The Engine Room -- International NGO that helps activists, organisations, and other social change agents make the most of data and technology to increase their impact. (Organization > ict4d > ict4d site)
  • ThoughtWorks -- Consultancy focused on global software development and products. (Organization > ict4d > tech for social good)
  • UN Foundation -- Links the UN’s work with others around the world, mobilizing the energy and expertise of business and non-governmental organizations to help the UN tackle issues including climate change, global health, peace and security, women's empowerment, poverty eradication, energy access, and U.S.-UN relations. (Organization > ict4d > international development)
  • UNICEF -- International organization that advocates for measures to give children the best start in life. (Organization > ict4d > children, international development)
  • WiderNet -- Promotes digital education and communications for all communities and individuals around the world, particularly through the support of their eGranary initiative. (Organization > ict4d > agriculture)
  • World Vision -- Religious humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice. (Organization > ict4d > international development)

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