Rural

Uganda Village Project

Uganda
The Uganda Village Project (UVP) works with the people of Iganga to promote public health and sustainable development in the rural communities of this marginalized district in southeast Uganda through its IFMSA “Village Concept Project” model.

Lifebox Foundation

Global
Lifebox Foundation is a non-profit whose mission is to address the fastest growing global health issue today:; unsafe surgery. We provide essential equipment (pulse oximeters), training, monitoring, and measurement to facilities and medical providers who need it most.

BIVE

Colombia
BIVE is a health insurance scheme which targets low income populations to make quality healthcare services more affordable and accessible.

Shastya Shebikas

Bangladesh
The Shasthya Shebika (SS) Program is rooted in a gendered perspective, focusing on the need for female health workers in Bangladesh to address socio-cultural barriers to access to health care services.

Mama Rescue

Mama Rescue is a cloud-based emergency transportation system that helps mothers access skilled & emergency obstetric care. Mothers use mobile-phone based vouchers to get transportation either from home to health center, or from health center to hospital, in an effort to reduce transport time.

doctHERs

Pakistan
doctHERs is a novel healthcare marketplace that connects female doctors to millions of under served patients in real-time while leveraging online technology. doctHERs circumvents sociocultural barriers that restrict women to their homes, access to quality healthcare and inclusion in the profession.

Kangu

Bolivia, Burundi, Guatemala, India, Kenya, Mexico, Nepal, Uganda
Kangu has a big dream: every woman in the world has a safe birth. Kangu’s crowdfunding platform is designed to help put an end to preventable maternal & newborn deaths by enabling microdonors to support life-saving health services for pregnant women (mamas) & their babies in need, globally.

Medic Mobile

Bangladesh, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mexico, Nepal, Nigeria, Panama, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, United States
Medic Mobile is a free, scalable software toolkit that combines messaging, data collection, and analytics. It's designed specifically for health workers and health systems in hard-to-reach areas and supports any language. It works with or without internet connectivity, locally or in the cloud.

Health Builders

Rwanda
Health Builders is a non-governmental organization that is dedicated to strengthening healthcare systems through management, infrastructure, and technology initiatives so that every person has access to high quality healthcare.

CycleTel Humsafar

India
CycleTel Humsafar, a family planning method directly on their phone. Based on the Standard Days Method (SDM), CycleTel Humsafar helps a woman identify which days during her menstrual cycle she is most likely to become pregnant and alerts her on fertile days.

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