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Prototyping birth registration services in Nicaragua

Prototyping birth registration services in Nicaragua

Prototyping Innovations – Flexible approaches to introduce novel ideas in development I arrived in Bilwi, the capital of the Northern Atlantic Autonomous Region of Nicaragua, on a hot morning during the rainy season with one mission: to prototype. Prototyping is a technique commonly used by designers to quickly move from an abstract idea to action. It helps identify the strengths and weaknesses […]

Tips on Data Visualization

(Click images to enlarge) I spent two weeks in June with the emergency team at the West and Central Africa Regional Office to provide data visualization support. On the second week, I gave a webinar about data visualization tips to the Humanitarian Performance Monitor (HPM) focal points in West Central […]

1000 Days: A mHealth Product Overview

1000 Days: A mHealth Product Overview

Leveraging RapidSMS to Support Health, Nutrition and the elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in the Last Mile Product Overview With the launch of the global Scaling-Up Nutrition (SUN) initiative, UNICEF is developing a mobile service product to support essential interventions in the 1000 days between a woman’s pregnancy and […]