third world

Health This Piece Of Paper On A String Could Revolutionize Health Care In Third-World Countries

The Paperfuge is an inexpensive version of the sampling mechanism used to detect infections such as malaria and HIV

Technology Diagnosing Malaria with a Mobile Device

A high-school student hopes to change the face of third-world illness with his proposed phone add-ons

Design Solar Lamp For Developing World Doubles As Phone Charger

This affordable and eco-friendly lighting solution is small enough to fit on a bottle and therefore more versatile for the global south.

Advertising The Last Mile Is The Toughest -- Delivering Help On Two Wheels

PSFK interviews the CEO and Co-Founder of the international initiative, Riders For Health, that deliver medication and health services to remote areas.

Micro-Donations Help 1,000 Students Get An Education [Headlines]

A Seattle non-profit has used crowdfunding and micro loans to help 1,000 students in third world countries go to school.

Design The Car Parts Incubator

A creative medical device is built almost entirely from used automobile parts.

Retail Can An Ethical Guide To Shopping Affect New Business Models?

Ethical shopping tenants we can all use to revamp our consumer habits.

Design (Pics) Aid Packages Transform Into Footballs For Impoverished Children

South Korean design firm Unplug Design has developed a concept for delivering footballs to impoverished children.