AMREF: Next-Generation Digital Learning Tools for Community Health Workers

19 February, 2024

'AMREF Health Africa is looking to transform its digital learning and data collection tools for Community Health Workers, using next-generation technologies to create a more user-friendly and intuitive system. Their goal is to improve responsiveness, functional optimization, and performance measurement of new and existing tools, including interactive voice response (IVR) and short message service (SMS). They would also like to explore gamification, video and embedded visual aids. Use cases will be methods of early disease detection and onboarding of new clients in remote areas. If the platform has embedded capabilities for payment and certificate downloads, it would be a plus...'

HIFA profile: Neil Pakenham-Walsh is coordinator of HIFA (Healthcare Information For All), a global health community that brings all stakeholders together around the shared goal of universal access to reliable healthcare information. HIFA has 20,000 members in 180 countries, interacting in four languages and representing all parts of the global evidence ecosystem. HIFA is administered by Global Healthcare Information Network, a UK-based nonprofit in official relations with the World Health Organization. Email: