Program Focus: Health Area, Patient Demographic, and Geography

How are Mobile money programs profiled by CHMI targeting their services? While some programs are very general in their focus, many target their activities to cater to a specific geographic area (e.g. urban, rural) or a specific segment of the population (e.g. children, women). In addition, while all programs featured on this topic page have a focus on Mobile Money as a means to improving health outcomes many are simultaneously focusing on other health areas (e.g. AIDS, tuberculosis). Click "Learn More" below to explore these focuses through graphs and data.

Health Focus


Dentistry: 0
Emergency care: 1
Eye care: 2
Family planning and reproductive health: 1
Malaria and other vector borne diseases: 1
Maternal, newborn and child health: 5
Mental health: 0
Noncommunicable disease(s): 0
Nutrition: 0
Other/not applicable: 3
Pharmacy services: 0
Primary care: 1
Rehabilitative care: 2
Secondary/tertiary care: 0
Tuberculosis: 0

Target Geography


Peri-urban: 5
Rural: 7
Urban: 8

Target Population


Children five or older: 1
Children under five: 4
Disabled: 2
Elderly: 1
Ethnic minority: 0
Formal sector workers: 0
General population: 4
Informal sector workers: 2
Men: 0
Military: 0
Women: 6
Young adults (13-24): 0

Program Funding

What are the sources of funding for Mobile Money programs profiled by CHMI? Programs receive funding from a range of sources, often in combination, including: donors, investors, government, and more. Click "Learn More" below to explore where CHMI-profiled programs are receiving funding through graphs and data.

Funding Sources


Donor: 8
Government: 4
In-kind contributions: 1
Investor capital: 1
Revenue: 3
Self-funded (bootstrapped): 0

Innovative Approaches

Which innovative approaches are Mobile Money programs using to achieve their goals? The following graphs illustrate the approaches that CHMI-profiled programs use to improve health market performance in this health area. These approaches fall into five categories: innovations that organize healthcare delivery, innovations that help finance care, innovations that regulate the performance of healthcare providers, innovations that change behaviors among patients and providers, and innovations that enhance processes for increased efficiency. Click "Learn More" below to explore each of these categories through graphs and data.



Changing Behavior: 5
Enhancing Processes: 10
Financing Care: 8
Organizing Delivery: 2
Regulating Performance: 5