Chart: Child Mortality Remains a Key Concern in Developing Regions

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Why are so many projects lacking real input, engagement and leadership by the communities they are said to serve? Start each initiative by asking “who are the key groups that are accessing their right to health by informing, engaging and contributing to our project?”.

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SPIDER enters a partnership with Amref Health Africa with a project using mobile solutions to give pregnant women and their children access to health services in Amhara, Ethiopia.

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With ICT friendly policy makers, digitalised and connected hospitals Rwanda is ready to use telehealth for cervical cancer screening and care.

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SPIDER is issuing a call for concept notes for projects using ICT to improve Transparency and Accountability in Myanmar. Local organisations are welcome to apply no later than August 31.

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The stark number of health projects where ICT is failing to make a difference should not have health professionals, policy makers and public health specialists abandon digital health as a tool for improved health systems and outcomes.

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AfriLabs, network of African technology labs, joins forces with pan-African ICT4Social Innovation Network, to unite key sectors for digitally advancing health, education and rights across the continent.

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Source: spidercenter.org