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The devastating consequences of rape--HIV, STDs and unwanted pregnancy--are preventable with inexpensive medications.  Tracking these life-saving medications gives early, anonymous and geographic data about where mass sexual violence is occurring.

The devastating consequences of rape--HIV, STDs and unwanted pregnancy--are preventable with inexpensive medications. Tracking these life-saving medications gives early, anonymous and geographic data about where mass sexual violence is occurring.

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Using friends and family members from diasporas all around the world to gather information on first signs of mass violence and light the bat signal on behalf of their loved ones back home.

Using friends and family members from diasporas all around the world to gather information on first signs of mass violence and light the bat signal on behalf of their loved ones back home.

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The Beacon is an SMS based community alert and messaging system.  Participants check in to The Beacon daily.  If they fail to check in friends and family are alerted; if many people stop checking in suddenly, alerts are sent out to members nearby.

The Beacon is an SMS based community alert and messaging system. Participants check in to The Beacon daily. If they fail to check in friends and family are alerted; if many people stop checking in suddenly, alerts are sent out to members nearby.

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What if we can enable people who live in hard-to-access areas to gather and send information, by giving them the information and tools to do so before violence erupts? Building on several inspirations and ideas, Enabler Cards explore that question.

What if we can enable people who live in hard-to-access areas to gather and send information, by giving them the information and tools to do so before violence erupts? Building on several inspirations and ideas, Enabler Cards explore that question.

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Quadcopters are capable of patrolling large areas, and they can easily carry cameras that can observe trouble areas and record warning signs and messages.

Quadcopters are capable of patrolling large areas, and they can easily carry cameras that can observe trouble areas and record warning signs and messages.

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A radio channel made of ‘spoken tweets’ - short voice messages. Anyone can call a free-number - record a message and it'll be played on the People’s Radio. Citizens will be able to hear what's occurring in neighbouring communities and data gathered

A radio channel made of ‘spoken tweets’ - short voice messages. Anyone can call a free-number - record a message and it'll be played on the People’s Radio. Citizens will be able to hear what's occurring in neighbouring communities and data gathered

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