B-Corp Certification

by Michael Nunan • August 6, 2021

There is a space in between not-for-profits and private enterprise that encompasses businesses who are driven by their desire to have a positive impact on the world, but who still do make sustainable profits – and that’s where Beyond Essential sits. B Corporations, or B Corps, are businesses that “balance purpose and profit” and Beyond […]


Vector Surveillance – Tupaia Impact Presentation series

by Michael Nunan • February 4, 2021

Tupaia Operations Lead and Project Manager Dr Gerry Kelly presents the first in our new series of Impact Presentations. The Impact Presentations will focus on different issues of public health, present the background and problems faced and show how Tupaia can – and does – help to solve those problems. In our first presentation, Gerry […]


Integrating Platforms in Palau

by Katia Moors • November 17, 2020

Every day we use digital tools to achieve different tasks – checking social media, ordering an uber, tracking our fitness… and these days, we just expect those tools to integrate with each other when we want them to. When we order Uber Eats or Deliveroo, we use a single app to place an order with […]


Talofa Samoa

by Katia Moors • September 30, 2020

No one likes getting sick but the experience is infinitely scarier and more challenging when you can’t access the medicines you need to get better. This issue is very real for patients visiting health facilities in low-resource settings like Samoa, where stock is commonly managed using paper or outdated software systems and despite highly trained […]