The mHealth Alliance is partnering with the Foundation to provide an additional prize worth $50,000 to the best wireless mHealth solution.
The mHealth Alliance champions the use of mobile technologies to improve health throughout the world. Working with diverse partners to integrate mHealth into multiple sectors, the Alliance serves as a convener for the mHealth community to overcome common challenges by sharing tools, knowledge, experience, and lessons learned. Hosted by the United Nations Foundation, and founded by the UN Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, and Vodafone Foundation, the mHealth Alliance now also includes HP, NORAD, and the GSM Association among its founding partners.
Global Philanthropy Forum
The Global Philanthropy Forum aims to build a community of donors and social investors committed to international causes, and to inform, enable and enhance the strategic nature of their work.
Winners of the Project will be announced at the 2012 Global Philanthropy Forum Annual Conference in Washington, DC, April 16 to 18. You can watch the announcement live at www.philanthropyforum.org/live on Tuesday, April 17 at 7:45 pm Eastern.
Bridge for Africa
Bridge for Africa is dedicated to promoting self-sufficiency and the dignity of work in rural Africa, by partnering with African artisan groups to design, create, and market unique handmade African items. The artisans are paid a living wage for their work, while additional proceeds and results from our fundraising efforts are reinvested in community development, training, and job creation in the region. By providing consistent work for African artisans, Bridge for Africa supports the dignity of work and advances hope for future generations.