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TOPcovid19 Thoughts.

The platform will give an updates from different world health organisations on everyday life instructions to get rid of COVID19 environments

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A pneumonia of unknown cause detected in Wuhan, China was first reported to the WHO Country Office in China on 31 December 2019. • WHO is working 24/7 to analyse data, provide advice, coordinate with partners, help countries prepare, increase supplies and manage expert networks. • The outbreak was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 30 January 2020. • On 11 February 2020, WHO announced a name for the new coronavirus disease: COVID-19. • To stay up to date, you need to have a platform that will includes Bookmarks, You tube videos, FAQ and online radios that intend to educate people on DO and DONT'S from this COVID19 Pandemic.

What is the need are you focusing on?

TOPcovi19 is the mobile app, this app will be for Android and iOS,the intention is to be available for the all level and acced by every one interms of ages. The app, will be a free application, which will not consume data; will helps give an updates from different world health organisations on everyday life instructions to get rid of COVID19 environments.

Which type of submission are you sharing?

  • Identifying a gap that needs to be addressed

Describe the business pivot or adaptation in 3-4 sentences.

The app, will be a free application, which will not consume data; will helps give an updates from different world health organisations on everyday life instructions to get rid of COVID19 environments.

Do you plan to implement this solution?

  • Yes

Describe the impact that this solution will create in the world.

This app will helps the society to; -monitors multiple data sources to track new cases of coronavirus, including various Twitter feeds, online news services, and direct communication. Before updating the dashboard, researchers confirm with organizations like the CDC, the China CDC (CCDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and city and state-level public health authorities. -enables patients to receive real-time wait-time reporting of their medical providers, in theory helping to prevent the spread of the virus by enabling patients to avoid long lines in medical waiting rooms, in this way limiting exposure risks. -provides its patients with the option to connect with medical professionals and doctors on the Medici network for a set period of time. The main aim here is to eliminate the additional cost of going into a hospital by providing online consultancy to the users and to minimize physical contacts during the pandemic. -offers the ability to remotely monitor and engage patients in their homes, facilitating communication between quarantined people and the healthcare service, as well as maintaining visibility of those recently discharged. The platform will use artificial intelligence over time to allow providers to identify patients at risk of deterioration and optimize their care.

What does your business/company do? Whose needs does your business/company address? Who do you serve?

Private social worke concentrating on providing different social education to the societies, doing research on socila environments and coordination different international and multinational projects.

What is your profession?

Social worker.

Where are you located (country)?


Where are you located (region)?

  • Eastern Africa

What industry is your business/company in?

  • Academia/Research
  • Activist/Community Leader/Organizer
  • Business/Consulting
  • Communications/Visual Design
  • Education
  • Entrepreneur/Investor
  • Healthcare/Medical
  • Law Political Science/Governance
  • Social Work

How many people does your business/company employ?

  • 0-10

How old is your business/company?

  • Less than 1 year old

Which classification describes your organization/business?

  • Concept/I have not yet formed an organization

What kind of stakeholders and partnerships are needed to pursue this solution?

  • Funding- Grants
  • Stakeholders/Partnerships- Government

Do you need help building partnerships and finding partners?

  • Yes

If Yes to the above, please share 1-2 sentences describing the specific help you desire.

i need the world organisation together with the all goverment to provide especialy from Eastern Africa zone (i) Education and information (2) Provision of Grands as well as (3) giving and supporting free internet to all citizen so that to access the information needed.

What do you think are the main barriers to implementing this solution?

There are limitations to the volume of investment funds which can be effectively utilized at any one time, especially in less developed countries. bad network, inadequate internet communication services and lack of internet knowledge are some of the major obstacles which have to be overcome before large capital investments can be usefully made. Nevertheless, the gap between needs and actual situation fo pandemic is so substantial that need everone to have access the thoughts about COVID19 pandemic.

If you are currently working on a pivot, what have you learned so far?

There are so many apps about pandemic, but TOPcovid19 Thoughts platform will comprise all those at once and will solve the gapes we see to every platform

Are you aware of any open source efforts, hackathons or other collaborative efforts related to your solution? Are you participating in these efforts?

Yes am awere, and i also joined to solve the situation.


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