Medical devices

Call for innovative technologies that address global health concerns

Selected innovative technologies

Applications have been evaluated by a team of international experts appointed by WHO. The lists of selected innovative technologies include the technologies that the team of experts has found to meet the selection criteria defined in the call for innovative technologies that meet global health concerns.

Category 1

Category 1 is for commercialized products or products which are commercialisable. This includes new products; products which have been commercialized for less than five years in high-income countries and which are not (yet) widely used in low- and middle-income countries; recent adaptation of existing non-health products for a health purpose; and/or recent adaptation of an existing medical device for low- and middle-income settings.

Category 2

Category 2 is for products in a non-commercialized or a non-commercialisable stage. This includes products which are under development or otherwise in a conceptual stage.

Request for information on selected technologies

Should you like to learn more about a selected technology, please contact the innovator directly, whose contact information is available next to the product information.