Curious Saturday: Simple, effective tech to connect communities in crisis

January 27, 2024
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Curious Saturday: Simple, effective tech to connect communities in crisis

In a world where connectivity seems ubiquitous, it’s disheartening that certain communities still suffer from isolation, lacking essential resources such as electricity and healthcare.

Enter Johanna Figueira, an activist determined to find solutions. In her thought-provoking talk, Figueira delves into her work with Code for Venezuela, a platform that unites tech-savvy individuals to tackle the country’s pressing needs for information and medical supplies.

She goes beyond that, proposing a replicable model that can extend its reach to other communities in distress. Figueira’s passionate activism and #innovative ideas shed light on the potential of technology to bridge the gaps and uplift communities in crisis.

https://www.ted.com/talks/johanna_figueira_simple_effective_tech_to_connect_communities_in_crisis

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