Cambodia’s National Disease Health Hotline (115)

A free public hotline available country wide for outbreak prevention

Project start date : 01/01/2016

Beneficiary country : Cambodia

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Infectious diseases
  • Emergency services

Fields of application

  • Health professional training
  • Information, education and communication for behaviour change (IEC)

Stage of development

  • Routine project/operational

Financing method

  • Public (grant/subsidies, call for proposals/call for tender, etc.)

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

  • Donations
  • Other (please specify)

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)
  • Entire population

Project objectives

  • Decreased mortality
  • Reduced suffering

Materials used

  • Cellular (mobile) phone
  • Computer

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)

About the sponsor

InSTEDD iLab Southeast Asia

InSTEDD iLab Southeast Asia supports the shared exploration of solutions to health, safety, and sustainable development problems. The iLabs act as enabling environments for technology transfer and collaboration between software developers, governments, NGOs, universities, private sector companies, local communities, and experts from a variety of disciplines.

Sector : Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)

Country of origin : Cambodia

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation

Yes, auto-evaluated or evaluated by a related organization


  • Cambodian Ministry of Health / CDC

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • Ending Pandemics Foundation (formerly Skoll Global Threats Fund)

    Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)

  • InSTEDD Global

    Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)