About this Award.

Assistive Technology

This award recognised and awarded innovations that are rehabilitative, assistive and adaptive for people living with disabilities or the elderly population. You can submit a suitable innovation for this award.

The purpose of NIA is to stimulate and encourage innovation in national priority areas.

Eligibility Criteria

The innovator OR founder of the innovation MUST BE a Kenyan citizen

The innovation MUST BE registered in Kenya

The innovation must have been in operation for AT LEAST one year

The innovation SHOULD NOT have received an award from NIA before

The innovation SHOULD have a clearly demonstrable product or service with an existing market

The innovation SHOULD have a profile available online with appropriate information

The innovation SHOULD have an active and permanent team of two or more members

It's Qualified, Let's Go

Winners of the Assistive Technology Category

Utulav Toilet

A portable toilet designed to provide safe and dignified sanitation to people who are mobility challenged.

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Kafu Teaching and Training Device

A practical way of training physically challenged people in schools

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Keen Heart Disease Monitor Bracelet

A device attached to an elderly person's skin as a watch which detects any cardiac arrest symptoms, abnormal heart beat and chronic shortness of breath and connects the user to the best medical specialists..

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