Fondation Pierre Fabre


"Tech at the service of the fight against epidemics in West Africa" Study report from StartupBRICS and additional note

Born experimentally with Ebola, the use of technology to fight epidemics for a faster, more efficient and social management of the crisis in West Africa, has now reached its full potential with Covid-19, benefitting the health of African populations.

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Missions et résultats de l’Observatoire de la e-santé dans les pays du Sud - Les opportunités du numérique dans la transformation des systèmes de santé en Afrique

Published in Réalités Industrielles « Quel avenir pour l’économie africaine ? », by Annales des Mines

August 2019



Recommendations on digital interventions for health system strenghtening

Following the announcement, in March 2019, of the launch of a Digital Health Department, the World Health Organization releases recommendations on the use of digital technologies to improve public health and strengthen health systems.


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A Teledermatology Pilot Programme for the Management of Skin Diseases in Primary Health Care Centres: Experiences from a Resource-Limited Country (Mali, West Africa)

Scientific publication dedicated to the pilot program of teledermatology for the management of skin diseases in primary health care centers, "Télédermali", published in the journal Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease special heading Skin Related Neglected tropical diseases.

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Monitoring and Evaluating Digital Health Interventions

A practical guide to conducting research and assessment, developed by WHO, the UN Foundation and Johns Hopkins University Global mHealth Initiative.


Monitoring and evaluating digital health interventions: a practical guide to conducting research and  assessment. Geneva: World Health Organization; 2016. Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO.

The MAPS Toolkit

A toolkit about mHealth Assessment and Planning for Scale, developed by WHO department of Reproductive Health and Research, the UN Foundation and Johns Hopkins University Global mHealth Initiative.


The MAPS Toolkit: mHealth Assessment and Planning for Scale. Geneva: World Health Organization; 2015.

Médecine et Santé Tropicales Journal

Issue 27 of Médecine et Santé Tropicales has a special report on digital health.

Read the article : ‘The Digital Health Observatory of the Pierre Fabre Foundation: E-health, innovative projects, committed grant-winners’.

Matel L. L’Observatoire de santé numérique de la Fondation Pierre Fabre : e-santé, des projets innovants – des lauréats engagés. Med Sante Trop 2017 ; xx : 1-5. doi : 10.1684/mst.2017.0731