HELP is built on a partnership between the main health and mobility stakeholders in the region, with initial funding of $2m coming from Accenture Foundation and mPesa Foundation


Principal Role


Own the vision and ultimate direction of HELP. Leadon-the-ground engagement, training, deployment and monitoring & evaluation of the solution. Own the relationship with the Ministry and Donors.


Lead technology delivery, define functional requirements, technology design, operating model, implementation & innovation; support AMREF in strategy development Build the capacity of AMREF to take overall leadership.


Endorse the solution and provide regulatory oversight of the content and curriculum. MoH leads the administration of national health programmes andprovide guidance on the solution deployment.


Lead the technology development, Helium platform and service definition process and provide multi-channel solutions, provide custom development for applications, as required

M-Pesa-Foundation-Logo - June 2013

Provide the telecommunications infrastructure required to deliver the HELP solution

“Similar to WhatsApp, the platform also allows the volunteers to interact with each other in deliberating on a diagnosis or measuring their success in influencing the communities that are assigned to them”
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