Indian makers respond to the covid-19 pandemic by producing oxygen concentrators

ndia’s hacker and maker community have risen to the challenge and done their bit to supply needed resources, and fresh from last year’s PPE manufacturing efforts a group from the Makers Asylum hackerspace in Goa have launched upon a fresh challenge.

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Frugal Innovation in a crisis: The Digital Fabrication maker response to COVID-19

The rapid spread of COVID-19 has led to a global shortfall in essential items, turning many countries into resource-constrained environments. In response, an unprecedented number of do-it-yourself hobbyists (i.e. makers) have started to use digital fabrication tools to produce critical items.

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Coronavirus Outbreak: Community-oriented initiatives, marked by efficiency and generosity, are helping society’s most vulnerable

From Kanaga Varathan's team in Tamil Nadu working for the trans community, to the support Caremongers have offered to the disabled and elderly, initiatives led by ordinary people have helped thousands to survive the lockdown put in place to counter the coronavirus pandemic

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