Vaccine-Logistics 22.3 million children are not fully vaccinated and 2 million children die needlessly every year from preventable diseases. The unfortunate reality is that almost 50% of vaccines are lost in the transition between the manufacturer and the patients - highlighting the supply chain as the weak link in the system. As such, proper and innovative vaccine logistics management has become a major global health issue we are desperately working to solve
Patient-Checklist A hospital stay is often a daunting and overwhelming experience for a patient. Being uninformed about the medical process, hospital procedures and staff all contribute to a stressful stay - a counterintuitive experience when patients place an enormous amount of trust in the system.
Nov 19 2015: Blueprint member David Clark presents 'Industry Trends in Distribution Optimization' at a Masterclass in optimising distribution operations through effective transport planning.
Sep 13 2015: Blueprint member David Clark attends the 44th South African Operations Research Conference
Aug 25 2015: Blueprint International is announced as a recipient of pollination project funding. Pollination Project is an organization that awards seed grants to inspiring social change-makers who are committed to a world that works for all.
Jun 21 2015: Blueprint International Projects page updated
Jun 16 2015: Blueprint International awarded seed-funding from D-Prize. D-Prize is an organization dedicated toward expanding access to poverty-alleviation solutions in the developing world.
Jan 05 2015: TED Gives a Boost to Global Vaccination App
Oct 09 2014 Interview with Brazalian Newspaper O Globo
Oct 06 2014: A recap of TED Fellows Session 1 at TEDGlobal 2014