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Mar 2019 - Feb 2024

NEST – newborn technologies

$16,200,000 Grant Value

$750,000 evaluation budget

To make available low cost technologies to save newborn lives, dramatically reducing preventable deaths among premature and sick newborns in Sub-Saharan Africa.


Sub-Saharan Africa


  • William Marsh Rice University -


  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation -

  • Lemelson Foundation -

  • MacArthur Foundation -

  • ELMA Philanthropies -