06 Oct
You’re Invited! Scale the Technology Now: The Case for Immediate Scaling of Mobile Digital Content Delivery Systems Using Engineering Principles

Join mPowering and our partner Qualcomm® Wireless Reach™ Wednesday, October 25 from 4-6 PM  for an evening of debate, discussion and networking. The focus of the event is our jointly produced paper Scale the Technology Now!  Hosted at USAID's flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program at 1776 Massachusetts Ave NW, Suite 300,… [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]

18 Apr
Getting Started with Digital Health: New Guides and Resources

We know that mobile phones have the power to provide health workers with up-to-date training and information. Digital tools  can allow training to reach more people in their own communities. However, with so much training happening in person, and the wealth of information that’s available in paperform – where do… [more]