Founded in 2006 in California’s Silicon Valley with seed funding from and the Rockefeller Foundation, InSTEDD’s vision is a world where communities everywhere design and use technology to continuously improve their health, safety and development. InSTEDD has been working around the world to implement this vision. They aim to design and use open source technology tools to help partners enhance collaboration and improve information flow and knowledge sharing to better deliver critical services to vulnerable populations, with long term sustainability in mind.