Nexleaf receives grant from Patrick J. McGovern Foundation to accelerate potential of digital health

BOSTON, Dec. 10, 2021 — The Patrick J. McGovern Foundation has awarded more than $5.8 million in new grants for innovative data- and AI-driven approaches that support digital transformation of health systems and healthcare across the globe. Digital technologies – from remote sensors and digital medical records to virtual care and data-based treatment decisions – are transforming the ways […]

Our CEO’s TED Talk is now live online

After being selected as a 2021 TED Fellow for her work bringing real-time data to global vaccine delivery, our CEO & Co-Founder Nithya Ramanathan was invited to speak on the TED stage earlier this year. We’re excited to share that Nithya’s TED Talk is now available to watch online! See what motivated Nithya to start Nexleaf, how […]

Are electric cooking appliances the future of clean cooking?

We had the great opportunity to work with the Access to Energy Institute (A2EI) to evaluate the viability of electric cooking in Tanzania. In collaboration with Modern Energy Cooking Services (MECS) and PowerGen, this pilot project was initiated to help answer the question if electric cooking appliances are the future of clean cooking. One hundred […]

Vaccine equity: an attainable goal or a myth?

Nexleaf’s Data and Project Manager, Nelima Otipa, spoke at the African Leadership Academy’s AL for Health Gathering about the role of data in achieving vaccine equity. Watch her talk below!

Supporting equitable COVID-19 vaccine delivery

We’re thrilled to celebrate a recent success with our long-time partner, the Kenyan Ministry of Health, in safely delivering Covid-19 vaccines. Since receiving a shipment of over 880,000 Moderna vaccines in August, the Ministry of Health has worked closely with our team to use Nexleaf sensors to monitor the vaccines as they travel from the […]

What will it take to decolonize development? Watch Devex session at the UN General Assembly featuring Nithya

What role does data play in decolonizing aid and development? What does the localization of aid mean for the future of the humanitarian sector? Watch this insightful and thought-provoking conversation between our CEO, Nithya Ramanathan, Wale Osofisan, Senior Director for the Governance Technical Unit at IRC and Ovigwe Eguegu, Policy Analyst at Development Reimagined at […]

Nithya Ramanathan selected as a 2021 TED Fellow

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nithya joins the newest class of 20 global visionaries, sharing their big ideas throughout the events planned for 2021. LOS ANGELES, March 30, 2021 – Dr. Nithya Ramanathan has been selected as a TED Fellow, joining a class of 20 remarkable individuals who are collaborating across disciplines to spark positive change around the […]

Value of Vaccines

We recently worked with Health Awareness on the 2020 Value of Vaccines campaign. A printed publication was enclosed within every copy of the Guardian newspaper and the content is available online at The campaign featured exclusive content from key thought leaders and industry voices about the importance of vaccination throughout life and building on immunization progress.

Better Data, Better Power: Bringing new technologies to COVID hotspots in Kenya

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nexleaf Analytics, the Center for Public Health and Development, and PagerDuty are partnering to bring better data on essential power for health clinics located in COVID-19 hotspots across Kenya.  LOS ANGELES and NAIROBI, 9/30/2020 – Today, Nexleaf is launching a project in Nairobi, Kenya to monitor the power availability in health facilities […]

Nexleaf Analytics Named Google AI Impact Grantee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nexleaf will apply AI to bring more meaning on the impact of temperature conditions on vaccines. LOS ANGELES, 5/07/2019 – Today, Google named Nexleaf Analytics a grantee of the Google AI Impact Challenge. The Google AI Impact Challenge was an open call to non-profits, social enterprises, and research institutions from around the […]