The medical information portal in Mali

Project start date : 13/02/2009

Beneficiary country : Mali

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Mother and child health
  • Primary healthcare
  • Nutrition
  • Malaria/paludism
  • Sexual and reproductive health
  • Access to quality medicines/pharmacies
  • Vaccination
  • Cardiovascular illnesses
  • Oral health
  • Dermatology
  • Mental health
  • Ophthalmology

Fields of application

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

Stage of development

  • Routine project/operational

Financing method

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

  • Revenue generated by the beneficiaries/healthcare facilities
  • Subsidies
  • Advertising

Target audience

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

Project objectives

  • Decreased mortality
  • Decreased morbidity
  • Reduced suffering
  • Improved treatment

Materials used

  • Smartphone
  • Tablet
  • Computer

Technologies used

  • Internet
  • Geolocation
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

About the sponsor


Malisanté is a company specialising in medical information technology. It develops innovative solutions to facilitate access to medical information for Malian populations.

Sector : Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)

Country of origin : Mali

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation



  • Ministere de la santé

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

  • ONG Santé diabète

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

  • Ordre des medecins du Mali

    Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)

  • Ordre des pharmaciens du Mali

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