Mobile projects powered by RapidSMS.

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located in Nigeria
Since January 2011 the National Population Commission of Nigeria has been implementing decentralized monitoring using the mobile-phone based platform RapidSMS. The system was designed to identify in real-time, centre-by-centre birth registration disparities, and prompt and facilitate appropriate action.

located in Malawi and Zambia
As an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) project, Project Mwana focused on Maternal and Newborn Child Health (MNCH) aimed to facilitate several key ideas, including: Secure delivery of HIV (Dry Blood Spot, or DBS) test results from the lab to health clinics by SMS, which we’ve named “Results160″ Appointment reminders for newborn children, or “RemindMi” (Mi = mothers & infants), and Free-text “chat” for health clinic workers and Community Health Workers, to strengthen communication and patient tracing. The software uses SMS (text messages) to deliver HIV test results for infants directly to health clinics and enhance communication within the clinics. ...