Saha Global, co-founded by two MIT alumnae, helps Ghanaian women start profitable water treatment businesses to serve their communities.
With deep roots at MIT, the startup change:WATER Labs has created a toilet that treats waste without water or power.
Through research and student leadership, senior Orisa Coombs is tackling problems including water scarcity, food insecurity, and racial injustice.
SourceTrace offers a suite of software tools to improve the profitability, sustainability, and transparency of agricultural supply chains around the world.
The King Climate Action Initiative at J-PAL will develop large-scale climate-response programs for some of the world’s most vulnerable populations.
Chemical engineers take a step toward generating ammonia with small-scale, electrochemical reactors.
Microneedles made of silk-based material can target plant tissues for delivery of micronutrients, hormones, or genes.
Specialized dye, delivered along with a vaccine, could enable “on-patient” storage of vaccination history.
Long-lasting capsule can remain in the stomach and release contraceptive drugs over several weeks.
A specialized silk covering could protect seeds from salinity while also providing fertilizer-generating microbes.