mPowering Frontline Health Workers

Status 
Active
Region 
Global
Description 
USAID and the mHealth Alliance have joined forces to form an innovative 3-year PPP called mPowering Frontline Health Workers. The partnership brings together a powerful group of influential and imaginative organizations to accelerate the use of mobile technologies by frontline health workers to help end preventable child deaths in Asia, Latin America, and Africa. The mHealth Alliance, serving as the partnership secretariat, will harness the resources and expertise of this multi-stakeholder coalition to strengthen the capacity of frontline health workers to effectively deliver high quality maternal and child health services by using mobile technology and creative multimedia digital health content. USAID and the mHealth Alliance are joined by founding members UNICEF, Frontline Health Workers Coalition, Qualcomm, Vodafone, Intel, MDG Health Alliance, GlaxoSmithKline, Praekelt Foundation and Absolute Return for Kids.
Total Lifetime Investment 
$ 7,569,804.00
USG Investment 
$ 4,800,000.00
Non-USG Investment 
$ 2,769,804.00
Activity Sector 
Start Year 
2012
End Year 
2018