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Saving lives and losses through Disaster Tech crowdsourcing

Community investment arm of Prudential in Asia and Singapore-based funders' network launch drive to limit harm from natural disasters

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The competition, developed by Prudence Foundation and AVPN, crowdsources innovative tech solutions to reduce unnecessary loss of human lives and economic losses. Finalists stand a chance to receive grants from a pool of US$150,000 and other capacity building efforts.

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PRUDENCE Foundation, the community investment arm of Prudential in Asia, and AVPN, a Singapore-based funders' network, on Wednesday announced the launch of the Disaster Tech Innovation Programme.

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