Tag: Bridges to Prosperity

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Research Brief: Low-Cost Cameras and Open-Source Algorithms Track Bridge Use in Rural Rwanda

December 10, 2020

Motion-activated digital cameras can effectively measure traffic across trail bridges in low-resource settings, according to new research. The Mortenson Center...

Rob Goodier

How to Measure the Impact of Rural Infrastructure in Emerging Economies

October 12, 2020

How many people use a new trailbridge in rural Rwanda? Determining the reach of investments such as transportation infrastructure...

Rob Goodier

Video: See a Suspension Footbridge Constructed over a River in Panama

September 18, 2017

If you’ve never seen the construction of a suspension footbridge, the engineering services firm Parsons posted a beautifully shot...

Mike Mader

Building upon Failure

December 19, 2012

About this Webinar: After witnessing an astonishing lack of access to healthcare and education in Peru, Avery decided to...

Rob Goodier

How free designs can improve footbridge quality

February 9, 2011

When the cables dangling from the enormous ship-to-shore gantry cranes can no longer hoist cargo in ports, they get a...


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