Collaborative Community Based Technology For Health

Teams exchange experiences managing CommCare technology
Teams exchange experiences managing CommCare technology

CommCare Dresses, and Deploying mHealth in Senegal

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Africare began partnering with Dimagi last year to help communities in Senegal save the lives of new mothers and newborns with mHealth technology. Dimagi’s Mohini Bhavasar breaks down the practical challenges and promise of “integrating an ICT system at the bottom of the health system pyramid…”

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Saving Lives at Birth project launch ceremony.
Saving Lives at Birth project launch ceremony.

[Video] Africare Senegal’s 2014 Saving Lives at Birth Project Launch

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Africare was selected as a Round 3 finalist at the 2013 “DevelopmentXChange” Saving Lives at Birth Conference for its Collaborative Community Based Technology To Improve Maternal and Child Health in Senegal model. With funding from Saving Lives at Birth, Africare’s Senegal team officially launched its model in five districts in Senegal on July 24, 2014.

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Photo: Africare/Senegal
Photo: Africare/Senegal

Africare Selected as Finalist at Saving Lives at Birth Conference

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WASHINGTON (July 5, 2013) — Africare, a non-profit organization committed to improving the lives of people in Africa, was recently selected to compete with its innovative project proposal that addresses maternal and child mortality at the 2013 Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development Conference from July 29 until July 31 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, D.C.

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