Android apps for protecting Pregnant mother and infant babies
Main beneficiary country:Nepal
Country of origin: Nepal
Healthcare themes targeted
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Amakomaya addresses the health care scenario of pregnant women in rural settings by introducing videos of the changes of the foetus inside the body through an android application.
Rural women rarely have access or willingness to go for health check ups during their pregnancy. This application helps them understand the changes they are going to experience and the necessary care needed while emphasizing the need for routine doctor consult.
Information, education and communication for behaviour change (IEC)
178000 Number of beneficiaries since launch
14750 Number of users per Month
Academic entities: Universities, research laboratories, etc.