Author: Alix Emden
Medic Mobile Full Team Meet-up
Earlier this month, 70 Medic teammates traveled from 13 countries around the world to attend our first ever organization-wide meet-up in Diani, Kenya. We asked teammates to tell us what their most meaningful moment was, and what surprised them.
February 08, 2018
Author: Josh Nesbit
Medic Mobile's Goals for 2018
For the first time, we are sharing our high-level goals for the year ahead. We welcome feedback, ideas, and collaborations!
February 01, 2018
Author: Dianna Kane
Designers and users test new concepts in Uganda
In mid-November, Medic designers from Senegal, Kenya, Nepal, and the United States came together in Kampala, Uganda for a week of learning, user testing, and exploration. Medic has strong partners and an increasing presence in Uganda, making it an ideal location for our most hands-on annual design retreat yet.
December 20, 2017
Posted by: Alix Emden
Medic Mobile: Community-Based care by frontline health workers in Nepal
Medic Mobile’s work in Nepal was just published as a case study in the second round of case studies of the UNESCO-Pearson Initiative for Literacy: Improved Livelihoods in a Digital World. These case studies serve to provide data for the upcoming UNESCO guidelines on how to develop inclusive digital solutions spanning over a range of areas.
December 05, 2017
Author: Mercy Simiyu
Eradicating polio: Of health workers, cell phones and saving lives
On this 5th annual World Polio Day, we look back at the work that we have done across the globe to support health workers focusing on community health and increasing immunization coverage.
October 23, 2017
Author: Alix Emden
Medic Mobile at UNGA week
The 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly convened at the UN Headquarters in New York City last week. This year’s theme was, ‘Focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent Life for All on a Sustainable Planet’. It was an exciting week for Medic Mobile and many of our partners as we discussed, debated, and committed to the Sustainable Development Goals.