Praekelt Foundation has developed three mobile technology tools. These tools enable clients and partners in the social and health sectors to reach target audiences on a mass scale, at a low cost. Read more about what TxtAlert, SocialTxt & Young Africa Live can do for you.
MomConnect is about the use of mobile health (mHealth) tools and platforms to create South Africa's first pregnancy registry; to send targeted SMS messaging to women in the registry as well as the child's first year; and to allow pregnant women to further engage with the Health System, through a help desk.
The Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA) engages an innovative global community to deliver vital health information to new and expectant mothers through mobile phones.
Young Africa Live is a mobile portal platform designed to be a space where young people can talk and learn about critical issues that affect their lives: love, sex, relationships, HIV and AIDS.
Project Masiluleke employs mobile phones and other technologies as high impact, low cost tools, in the fight against HIV/AIDS in South Africa.
Developed by Praekelt Foundation, TxtAlert is a mobile technology tool that sends automated, personalized SMS messages and reminders to patients on chronic medication.
An interactive quiz that was launched as part of MTN's World Malaria Day campaign. The aim was to use the quiz to help educate South Africans about what remains one of Africa's biggest killers.