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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...

Abbie Noriega

Trailbridges May Have A Far Broader Impact Than Once Thought

September 2, 2020

Early findings from surveys that the non-profit organization Bridges to Prosperity (B2P) conducted in rural Rwanda suggest that our trailbridges...

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...

Rob Goodier

Sanitation and bridge in La Granja and Nuevo Ferrocarril, El Salvador

October 31, 2010

Waste water from sinks, showers, and toilets once spilled into the streets of La Granja, a small town in...


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