InSTEDD’s Innovation Labs
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
InSTEDD’s (Innovative Support to Emergencies Diseases and Disasters) Innovation Labs undertakes innovation, research and consultancy with a focus on collaborative technologies for social good. Each iLab promotes cross-sector collaborations that bring people together to explore solutions to regional health, safety and development problems.
At the iLab Southeast Asia, solutions are developed and evolved in the field. They work collaboratively to invent new technologies, adapt existing tools to the local context, provide training and support, and evaluate outcomes in a cycle of continuous improvement.The team designs and uses context-appropriate tools to help partners overcome obstacles that hinder collaboration, allowing them to work more effectively to improve health, safety and development. They work side-by-side with their partners in their communities throughout the process of design, implementation and evaluation.