10 Sep
Local Ownership: The Critical Ingredient for Sustainable Digital Training for Frontline Health Workers

[caption id="attachment_924" align="alignleft" width="300"] Frontline health workers in Pakistan during workflow exercise.[/caption] Innovative organizations see the opportunities presented by technology to plug health education and delivery gaps. But the drive must come from local leaders. Those of us working on frontline health worker education programs have long recognized the potential… [more]

29 Sep
Zika: Lessons Learned after 1 Year’s Response

Over the course of the past program year (October 2016-September 2017), mPowering was able to join the Zika Response Team within USAID’s Maternal and Child Survival Program. As part of mPowering’s involvement, a Zika-specific domain was launched on the ORB platform, the entire ORB site was translated into Spanish, and… [more]

23 Aug
MCSP Zika Response Team Utilizes ORB

mPowering’s ORB library has played a central role in USAID’s Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP) Zika response team. Since the beginning of the response team’s program year in September 2016, MCSP has supported the launch of a Zika-specific domain on the ORB platform as well as translation of the… [more]

08 May
Health Workers Featured at IntraHealth’s Switchpoint Conference!

  On April 27th and 28th, the Switchpoint Conference took place in Saxapahaw, North Carolina. The conference, a production by our partner IntraHealth, showcased topics dealing with humanitarian innovation, global health and technology. Focusing on building interconnectivity amongst its participants, the conference had interactive networking sessions, microlabs, and presentations on… [more]