The iLab Southeast Asia is a locally run innovation lab focused on the sustainable design and development of technologies for social good.

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About iLab Southeast Asia

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InSTEDD, in partnership with Google.org, launched the first iLab located in Phnom Penh, Cambodia in 2008. The goal was to help the social and technical sides of the humanitarian sector come together to collaborate on health, safety and development issues affecting the Mekong Basin region.

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Prototyping for Social Impact

In November of 2014 health and informal worker representatives from Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, India and Bangladesh gathered at the iLab Southeast Asia to spend two and a half days reviewing the most pressing health needs of the informal workers, coming up with new innovative ideas to meet those needs, and then rapidly prototyping initial versions.

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