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IEEE Spectrum: This Startup Uses the MIT Inventor App to Teach Girls Coding Students learn computer science while designing and building apps (April 30, 2024)

Tribal Business News: Video game aims to reclaim, revitalize Ojibwe language (April 20, 2024)

Forbes: How Did Technology Help Democracy In Indonesia? (April 14, 2024)

FastCo: From Don't Say Gay to Anti-DEI, How the Private Sector has Reacted to Restrictive New Law (March 30, 2024)

Forbes: Helping Patients Access Sickle Cell Disease Treatments In West Africa (March 24, 2024)

Devex @ SXSW 2024 podcast: How 3 organizations are leveraging technology for a more equitable future (March 19, 2024)

Chronicle of Philanthropy: How Transparent Philanthropy Can Liberate Billions of Dollars — and Do More Good (March 12, 2024)

Forbes: How To Make Better Bricks For Better Homes In Nepal (March 12, 2024)

MIT News: MIT Solve announces 2024 Global Challenges and Indigenous Communities Fellowship (February 20, 2024)

Forbes: How Can AI Help More People Access Radiology In Kenya And Egypt? (February 14, 2024)

Forbes: How Could Artificial Intelligence Help Pregnant Women In Zambia? (January 28, 2024)

Tribal Business News: Indigeponics is harnessing technology to revolutionize tribal agriculture (January 28, 2024)

What's @ Risk podcast: Hala Hanna, the Executive Director, MIT Solve (January 27, 2024)

NASDAQ: Hala Hanna: Finding Diverse Solutions to the Most Pressing Global Challenges (January 22, 2024)


NBA: NBA Foundation 'Solveathon' inspires Boston youth to think big (December 5, 2023)

Imperial College London: Young innovators shaping breakthrough climate solutions showcase at COP28 (November 30, 2023)

ForbesMyanmars Bamboo Breakthrough Finds New Home in Madagascar (November 27, 2023)

Inside PhilanthropyEyes on the Prize: A Two Time Winners Insights on Navigating Prize Philanthropy (November 14, 2023)

Tribal Business NewsMIT Solve announces 2023 Indigenous Communities fellowship cohort (September 28,2023)

Trade Arabia: COP28 Presidency consults with world leaders in New York (September 19, 2023)

TechCrunch: Financing climate solutions: Do it the easy way or the impactful way? (September 5, 2023)

MIT News: M'Care and MIT students join forces to improve child health in Nigeria (August 21, 2023)

MIT News: MIT PKG IDEAS Social Innovation Challenge grants more than $60,000 to student-led teams to address pressing societal issues(June 12, 2023)

SoapBox Cincinnati: Cincinnati startup aims to revolutionize health care (June 6, 2023)

TechCrunch: Meet me at the dog run (June 1, 2023)

Forbes: Shein Partners With Queen Of Raw To Rescue Fashion Industry’s DeadStock (May 16, 2023)

Authority Magazine: Inspirational Women Leaders Of Tech: Nidhi Mirani of Carina On The 5 Steps Needed To Create Great Tech Products (May 12, 2023)

Boston Globe: How to empower young people to help solve the world’s problems (May 1, 2023)

HP Garage: The Black and Brown innovators solving community-based challenges for global good (March 23, 2023)

Tulsa World: National equity summit coming to Tulsa (March 18, 2023)

Tribal Business News: MIT fellowship program helps Indigenous participants merge traditional knowledge with modern technology (February 19, 2023)

Forbes: Last Mile Learners Reflect Literacy Needs Across The Globe (February 9, 2023)

Inside Philanthropy: The Answer to Smarter Philanthropy Can Be Found in a DAF Intermediary (January 4, 2023)


Authority Magazine: Mental Health Champions: Why & How Jono McKay Of SameSame Is Helping To Champion Mental Wellness (December 10, 2022)

News Ghana: Meet Three West African Entrepreneurs that are Making a Mark in Their Communities and Beyond (November 5, 2022)

Canary Media: With renewables, Native communities chart a path to energy sovereignty (October 10,2022)

CincyInno: Re-Assist among 40 global startups tapped for newest MIT 'Solver' class (September 30, 2022)

Built In Boston: MIT’s Solve Initiative Grants $2M+ to Indigenous Social Entrepreneurs (September 20, 2022)

Tribal Business News: MIT announces Indigenous Community Fellowship cohort for 2022 (September 20, 2022)

WNBF: Binghamton partners with Klaw Industries on sustainable sidewalks (July 26, 2022)

Indian Country Today: Highlights from MIT Solve’s Indigenous and Antiracist Innovators Summit (June 29, 2022)

MIT News: Solve at MIT 2022: Demystifying world issues one connection at a time (May 20, 2022)

Boston Globe: Innovation doesn't mean what you think it does (May 3, 2022)

WIFR: Byron native’s invention earns MIT Solve accolade (April 15, 2022)

Essence: The Inspire Awards Is Awarding $1M Prize To Impactful Nonprofits. Here's How To Apply (March 28, 2022)


HP Garage: How girls will save the world with climate action (October 18, 2021)

Forbes: Resilient Ecosystems? MIT Solve Teams Are Up To The Challenge (September 23, 2021)

Anthem Awards: Meet Alex Amouyel, Executive Director, MIT Solve (August 3, 2021)

Philanthropy Women: Educating a New Tech Generation in Cambodia with Sisters of Code (July 12, 2021)

HP Innovation Magazine: Meet 15 Gen Z Leaders Who Are Making An Impact (July 7, 2021)

CNBC: How the Moderna Covid-19 mRNA vaccine was made so quickly (July 3, 2021)

HP: Change agent Alex Amouyel: “There is no lone innovator” (July 1, 2021)

Blavity: It’s Time To Celebrate Antiracist Tech Innovators (June 24, 2021)

UKTN: British AI edtech startup, founded by female barrister-turned-entrepreneur, just raised $6.5M (June 23, 2021)

Bloomberg: Rheaply Closes $2.2 Million Inter-series Funding Round with Microsoft’s Climate Innovation Fund and MIT Solve (June 23, 2021)

Billboard: The Anthem Awards Launched to Honor 'Purpose and Mission-Driven Work' (June 16, 2021)

Forbes: #FundWorkforceEquity: Advancing Equity In The Workforce Development Ecosystem (June 10, 2021)

Forbes: How You Can Lead Sustainable Innovation (June 1, 2021)

Global Partnership for Education: A conference turned ‘Solveathon’ to tackle post-COVID-19 education challenges (May 31, 2021)

MIT News: Solv[ED] inspires young people to become global problem-solvers (May 19, 2021)

Forbes: Teaching Entrepreneurship In Brazil In The Wake Of Covid-19 (May 19, 2021)

Fast Company: This genetic tech could help save billions of baby chickens from unnecessary death (May 7, 2021)

Philanthropy Women: Getting to Work for Ecofeminism with WILD ELEMENTS (April 27, 2021)

Vogue Business: Startup spotlight: Queen of Raw applies new technology to old fabrics (April 13, 2021)

The Hill: We already know one way to solve the 'Shecession:' by supporting women entrepreneurs (March 22, 2021)

MIT News: MIT Solve announces 2021 global challenges (March 2, 2021)

MIT News: Improving sanitation for the world's most vulnerable people (February 23, 2021)

Indian Country Today: Innovative MIT Natives: 'It's time for action' (February 21, 2021)

Israel21c: Biotech startup could end avian flu and male chick killing (February 10, 2021) 

La Capital: Interview with Carlos Centeno, Leader of the MIT Solve Economic Prosperity Community (January 29, 2021) 


Wharton Business Radio: Casey van der Stricht on Your Money (December 21, 2020) 

PENTA: Future Returns: Impact Investing Through Donor Advised Funds (December 15, 2020)

Forbes: Hawaiian Seaweed Makes Cows 90% Less Gassy — And That's Good For Climate Change (November 21, 2020)

University of Alaska Fairbanks News: Fire-hazard trees could heat greenhouses to feed rural Alaska (November 4, 2020) 

Worth: How Philanthropists and Social Entrepreneurs Are Transforming the Future of Work (October 29, 2020) 

Forbes: The Last Mile: Teaching Incarcerated Individuals How To Code—And Preventing Their Return To Prison (October 29, 2020)  

MIT News: Solve Challenge Finals go virtual for 2020 (October 22, 2020) 

Causeartist: Meet the Social Impact Innovation Marketplace for Solving World Challenges (October 21, 2020)

The Chronicle of Philanthropy: Flamboyan Arts Fund Commits $15 Million in Hamilton Proceeds to Puerto Rico (October 21, 2020)

The Observer: Digital pilot program transforms learners' lives in N.Uganda (October 14, 2020) 

Philanthropy Women: MIT Solve Welcomes 14 Grantees for Women and Girls (October 1, 2020) 

Forbes: How Public Health Experts Are Harnessing The Power Of Community-Led Solutions To Tackle The Covid-19 Pandemic (September 29, 2020)

Hack The Future (Podcast): Hack The Future: Season 1, Ep. 1; Hala Hanna (September 22, 2020) 

Entrepreneur: The Mohammed bin Rashid Initiative For Global Prosperity Announces Winners Of The US$1 Million Global Maker Challenge (September 9, 2020)

Forbes: How To Launch A Nonprofit Venture When You Have No Money (September 8, 2020)  

Lexology: Energy & Sustainability Organization Feature: MIT Solve (September 2, 2020)

Money + Meaning Podcast: MIT Solve’s Innovative Donor-Advised Venture Fund with Casey van der Stricht (August 25, 2020)

SOCAP: MIT Solve's Innovative Donor-Advised Venture Fund: A New Episode of Money and Meaning (August 25, 2020) Restaurants Have Joined Local Initiative Beirut Box to Raise Money for Relief Efforts in Lebanon (August 18, 2020)

The Boston Globe: With Beirut Box, Restaurants Find a Way to Help (August 18, 2020)

ImpactAlpha: MIT Solve Rallies to Provide Bridge Loans and Revenue-Based Financing (July 27, 2020)

Digital Future Society: New Approaches for International Development by Alex Amouyel of Solve, a MIT Initiative (July 24, 2020)

Forbes: Helping Bring World Leading Education To Refugees (July 14, 2020)

Quartz: A New Global Ideas Competition Seeks to Radically Speed Up the Reskilling of Displaced Workers (June 26, 2020)

Waste360: BioCellection’s Chemical Recycling Process Backed by GreenWaste Recovery and City of San José (June 9, 2020)

TechCrunch: What Motivates Innovative Entrepreneurs: Money or Altruism? (June 2, 2020)

Australian Broadcasting Corporation: The Roundtable: The Future of Conferences? (May 31, 2020)

MIT News: Solve at MIT Builds Partnerships to Tackle Complex Challenges During Covid-19 Crisis (May 27, 2020)

CSEIF: 申请麻省理工全球挑战赛,为解决世界性难题出力 (May 21, 2020)

WWD: Queen of Raw Among the First to Get Funding From MIT Solve (May 13, 2020)

Native American Agriculture Fund: MIT Solve 2020 Indigenous Communities Fellowship (April 23, 2020)

MIT News: MIT Solve Rises to Meet Health Security and Pandemic Challenge (April 13, 2020)

Cherokee Phoenix: MIT Solve announces 2020 Indigenous Communities Fellowship (April 10, 2020)

Digital Future Society: Hala Hanna from Solve (MIT), on the Digital Gender Gap (April 3, 2020)

Modern Healthcare: Hackathons Challenge Developers to Tackle Covid-19 with Tech (April 3, 2020)

MIT News: MIT’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Steps Up to the Challenge of Covid-19 (April 2, 2020)

ZDNet: Time to Step Up: Problem Solving Startups Shift Gears to Help in Covid-19 Fight (April 2, 2020)

Forbes: AI (Artificial Intelligence) Companies that are Combating the Covid-19 Pandemic (March 28, 2020)

MIT News: Outpouring of Support from MIT’s Worldwide Community Bolsters Institute’s Covid-19 Response (March 27, 2020)

Disruptive Innovation Podcast: Episode 23: MIT Solve Interview on the Gaps Between Ingenuity and Opportunity Worldwide (March 22, 2020)

TechCrunch: MIT Solve Launches Global Challenge Around Health Security and Pandemics (March 20, 2020)

Times of Entrepreneurship: Innovation Against Covid-19: At MIT, Virus Tests That Work in Sewers, Better Notifications and Funding to Fight Pandemics (March 13, 2020)

Innovación Chilena: Emprendimiento chileno atando cabos entre los finalistas del desafío para la reducción de plásticos que impulsa el BID (March 11, 2020)

MIT News: Events Postponed or Canceled as MIT Responds to Covid-19 (March 9, 2020)

EdSurge: Education World Reacts to Coronavirus: The Latest Developments (March 5, 2020)

MIT News: MIT Solve Announces 2020 Global Challenges (February 25, 2020)

GeekWire: Microsoft Launches Entrepreneurship Program to Support Startups Tackling Societal Challenges (February 21, 2020)

Indian Country Today: Lakota Sioux Elder Henry Red Cloud to Receive Honorary Doctor of Public Service from Washington College (February 19, 2020)

El Informador: Barranquilla anuncia récords en sostenibilidad e ingresos en asamblea bid 2020 (February 16, 2020)

Nigerian Tribune: Olam Partners with MIT Solve for Sustainable Food Systems Solutions (February 14, 2020)

Kent County News: Henry Red Cloud, Kent County League of Women Voters Honored at WC Convocation (February 4, 2020)

聯合新聞網產業追蹤/MIT懸賞 募集創意解難題 (February 2, 2020)

Observatorio de Innovación Educativa: TPrize, una convocatoria para solucionar problemas sociales (January 28, 2020)

UN Environment Programme: Making the Impossible Possible (January 27, 2020)

Fast Company: How Tiny Startup Teams Handle Big Privacy Issues (January 24, 2020)

The Chronicle of Philanthropy: Microsoft Pledges Additional $250 Million to Address Seattle Homelessness (Grants Roundup) (January 22, 2020)

Forbes: How Queen of Raw Uses Tech to Match Buyers and Sellers of Unused Fabric—And Save the Planet (January 14, 2020)

Época Negócios: BID lança desafio de inovação para reduzir uso de plástico na América Latina (January 10, 2020)

The Hechinger Report: The Game That Can Spot Preschoolers At Risk for Reading Deficits (January 9, 2020)

Enterprise Talk: ServiceNow Launches Global Challenge to Find Solutions for the Digital Workforce, Powered by MIT Solve (January 8, 2020)

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