An African invention that is saving lives, saving oxygen and is electricity-free.
Amazing footage of the first prototype functionally complete and ready for first round of medical tests.
Chief engineer George Chingore describes and explores the options with an early prototype.
Wow! What a week, well 6 days. Going from an idea to a team of nearly 600 volunteers, plus 200 donors and other amazing contributors. We are all working hard on the design, build, management, logistics, financing, promoting of the Kufema Zimbabwe project. This entirely voluntary and open source project is getting organised, reviewing designs, […]
Hey everyone, another magic and amazing day. We now have over 170(!) volunteers on this project. We have lots of donations (£3,200 in less than 48 hours!) So huge thanks to all of you that have contributed. Juliet Le Breton will give you some more detail on progress soon. I ‘m just amazed at how we are […]
A quick thank you to everyone for the initial response, and the plan for the way ahead.
Quick update for all those following/supporting the open source ventilator project Kufema Zimbabwe (that’s “Breathe Zimbabwe” in Shona for our international friends). We have over 80 volunteers and have raised over £1300 in the first 15 hours! Thank you all! I’m going through all the application forms as quickly as I can, and I’ll get […]