DIGITAL OPEN SOURCE SOLUTIONS TO HELP ENTREPRENEURS, GOVERNMENTS AND INSTITUTIONS TO RESPOND AND PREPARE FOR EMERGENCIES
Virtual Congress is a web platform that connects the legislative branch with citizens. The platform makes it easier for citizens to become informed about bills and to participate in public debate and in the drafting of laws. With measures to COVID-19 including quarantine and remote work, virtual interaction between citizens and legislators becomes even more relevant. This tool offers congresses technical support to continue functioning during the health crisis while maintaining legislative activity and building a dialogue with constituents.
Find this and other open digital solutions here in Code for Development.
COVID-19 Better Together Challenge
Global initiative to crowdsource solutions that support Venezuelan migrants and their host communities facing the pandemic. Read more here.
Visualization of entrepreneurs solutions in Latin America and the Caribbean to tackle the coronavirus
Explore the interactive map of ideas and innovations in Latin America and the Caribbean to face the consequences of the coronavirus crisis. The ideas come from entrepreneurs in the region and shed light upon possible innovative solutions applicable to the COVID-19 crisis. To access click here.
IDB TEAMS UP WITH TRANSPARENTBUSINESS TO FACILITATE REMOTE ACCESS TECHNOLOGIES FOR SMES
CloudWorking trainings will be held to facilitate the successful implementation of remote work programs. The agreement includes the donation of TransparentBusiness licenses to startups and SMEs founded by women. Read more here.
Digital CONNECTOR COVID-19
Platform for coordination, collaboration and dissemination of digital solutions of reference available globally to support companies, entrepreneurs and citizens of Latin America and the Caribbean to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. To access click here.