UNESCO Chair: four priority priority research fields in technologies for development
- Technologies for sustainable habitat and cities
- Information and communication technologies for development
- Science and technology for disaster risk reduction
- Technologies for sustainable access to energy
The EssentialTech program is an EPFL initiative that aims at fostering the development and implementation of essential technologies which can significantly contribute to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals for poverty reduction.
Resulting of a partnership between the International Committee of the Red-Cross (ICRC) and EPFL, the Humanitarian Tech Hub has been designed for humanitarian actors, researchers and other players willing to mobilize cutting edge research to address today’s humanitarian challenges.