The 20 selected research teams come from Africa, Asia and Latin America. The teams work in a variety of fields that practice design processes, but they share a common goal: to identify and overcome gender bias and tackle issues especially affecting women in Lower-and Middle-Income Countries (LIMC).
Each of the 20 GDS awarded projects is centered in one or more of the five fields of STEAM:
Additionally, and driven by local interests, each of the awarded projects goes beyond the common focus of gender innovations in health & agriculture by supporting advances in the following six sectors:
Interactive World Map of Projects
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