TakePart World is showing how technologies ranging from the most advanced to even the most basic can produce life-changing effects in the world’s poorest places. This month especially, we’ll be highlighting the creative and promising solutions being developed both in the places where they’ll be used, and in labs and garages around the globe. It takes more than hi-tech to transform—or adapt to—entrenched cultures and institutions, though, so we’ll also explore the new ways of helping, whether building on or breaking away from earlier efforts.
From ebola threats to rushing a pregnant woman to a hospital, TakePart World producer Alex Stapleton talks about her trip in east Africa and the importance of infrastructure.
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