``One billion people in the world have a disability, but 90% of them do not have access to affordable technological innovations that could significantly improve their quality of life. These people simply do not have access to the technical aids they need.``
In Africa, thousands of people with disabilities do not have access to a prosthesis, while in other countries thousands of prostheses are thrown away every year. In order to give a second life to these prostheses, they are recovered and refurbished
More than 30 million people in low-income countries need an artificial limb or brace, but according to the World Health Organization, only 5% to 15% of them can access this service.
The development of new technologies, such as 3D printing and telemedicine,
According to the WHO World Report on Disability, more than 1 billion people live with a disability and by 2030 this number is expected to increase to 2 billion people who will require assistive technology.