Program AreaEnvironment, Human Rights, Poverty Alleviation & Economic Development, Public Service & Civic Engagement
Location of ImpactGlobal
Headquarters LocationSan Francisco, California, United States
Product PlatformsWeb, Mobile Apps, Hardware, Open Source
Budget$0 to $500,000
Rainforest Connection (RFCx) is a leader in the development of conservation technology. RFCx transforms recycled cell-phones into autonomous, solar-powered listening devices that can monitor and pinpoint illegal deforestation activity at great distance using sound analysis for chainsaws, motors, trucks and machinery.