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Elimentaire sarl aims to combat malnutrition in Madagascar by selling a nutrient-rich food additive made from the leaves of the moringa tree in markets at the base of the economic pyramid. The company targets school children, rural villagers, and all customers who use flour or milk products. Elimen
In Malawi, government-supported community health workers—called health surveillance assistants (HSAs)—deliver a range of maternal, neonatal, and child health (MNCH) interventions in several community packages, each developed vertically and supported by a different department within the Ministry o
Partners in Health Malawi was initiated in 2007 as Abwenzi Pa Za Umoyo (APZU). PIH/APZU partners with Malawi’s Ministry of Health in the rural Neno district to provide comprehensive, community-based care to a catchment area of about 125,000 people. In October 2013, the program initiated a weekly mob
World Vision (WV) Sierra Leone recently introduced the MOTECH Suite application across three of its area development programs in Bonthe, a southern district of Sierra Leone. Supported by WV Ireland and WV UK, the application targets improvement in maternal and child health.
The Electronic Dispensing Tool ensures that the correct medicines and amounts are dispensed to patients. The tool can also carefully monitor patient's adherence to medicines, response, and side effects. Furthermore, the tool helps maintain basic patient profile information, medicine history, and ot
HeartString is a string of color-coded beads that are used by traditional midwives to assess feral heart tones in resource constrained settings. This is a culturally appropriate and acceptable tool that enable the midwife to seek help early in emergency and improve outcomes for a mother and unborn
The project integrates modern technologies into new solutions to the challenge of optimizing humanitarian aid by involving citizens in feedback and introducing complaint mechanisms. Through sending a SMS to a short code number, a citizen in a remote area can indicate a shortage of supplies and a nee