Content tagged with "HUMANITARIAN EFFORTS"

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Humanitarian and Philanthropic Opportunities Initiative Launches at IEEE Sections Congress

12 October 2017
10 groups showcase activities that benefit society

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IEEE Smart Village Volunteers Talk About Their Trek to the Himalayas

30 August 2017
Husband-and-wife duo treks the Himalayas to bring electricity to a remote town

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IEEE MOVE Provides Disaster Relief to Those Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

28 August 2017
Volunteers are needed to assist with cellphone charging and wireless connectivity

IEEE Student Branch Develops a High-Tech Recycling System

1 May 2017
In this video, watch how the project has improved processes and led to new employment opportunities

Four IEEE SIGHT Groups Help Rural and Underserved Communities

26 February 2016
Volunteers organize technology workshops and help install energy-efficient technologies

Ways Technology Can Help Solve Humanitarian Issues

12 February 2016
Internet access and sustainable energy projects are making it easier for people to access resources and services

IEEE Partners With Red Cross to Help During Natural Disasters

9 February 2016
The MOVE Community Outreach project is customizing a vehicle to provide Internet access and portable phone chargers

International Space Station Helps With Global Problems

8 February 2016
Its technologies have led to faster disaster responses, safer water, and less expensive ultrasound gear

Beyond the Hype: These Technologies at CES Can Help People in Need

11 January 2016
A wearable that helps people with disabilities communicate and a kit that helps workers dismantle landmines are among the award-winning devices

Does Your Group Need Money for a Project?

11 May 2015
The IEEE Foundation provides grants for activities that promote technology’s role in society