World Toilet Day – to flush down the sanitation challenge we need to think beyond toilets

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World Toilet Day – to flush down the sanitation challenge, we need to think beyond toilets

November 18, 2018 | Mobile for Development Utilities | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | George Kibala Bauer

Reducing the number of people without access to basic sanitation services remains one of the most complex and pressing global development and public health challenges. 2.5 billion people ...
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Improving Farmer Livelihoods: UK aid-funded agricultural content becomes publicly available

November 16, 2018 | mAgri | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | Panos Loukos

Our agricultural content is now publicly available to any organisation interested in improving the quality of their mobile-based information services targeting the rural segment and ...
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Financial Inclusion Week 2018 Twitter Chat: The power of mobile money in reaching the underserved

November 15, 2018 | Connected Women | mAgri | Mobile for Development | Mobile Money | Global | Global | Mia Ryan

This blog was co-authored by Mariana Lopez and Abbie Phatty-Jobe. We were honoured to join governments, the private sector and development organisations in welcoming Financial Inclusion ...
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From pay-as-you-go solar to pay-as-you-go smartphones and cookstoves: Insights from VITALITE, Zambia

November 6, 2018 | Mobile for Development Utilities | Mobile Money | Sub-Saharan Africa | Zambia | Leonard Kore

VITALITE received a grant from the GSMA Mobile for Development (M4D) Utilities Innovation Fund in October 2017 to trial smartphone and cookstove add-on products for their pay-as-you-go ...
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Our three takeaways from Demo Africa 2018

October 30, 2018 | Ecosystem Accelerator | Sub-Saharan Africa | Samuel Ajadi

On the 18 and 19 October, the GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator team took part in Demo Africa 2018 in Casablanca, Morocco. The event gathered local and international investors, big tech companies, ...
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