Transgender for Immunization Registration, Reminder - Recall and Digital Storytelling to boost Immunization services in the Slums of Delhi.
As a T4D expert, I was one of the key members of the design team which comprises of communication, technology and implementation experts.
Sakhee App - an App for Transgenders/Hijras/Kinnars to map new births, register, remind-recall and promote immunization practices through digital storytelling and folklore.
Sakhee App - is a Mobile App for Trangender/ Kinnar Community, with strong informant network in Indian slums and having a tradition of visiting house-hold on new-births to celebrate the occasion and make a living. . The Sakhee App is carved out of MIRA App for rural women, to register new Births, follow up Immunization and is integrated with ZMQ's YourStoryteller to share digital stories in the communities. The community has traditionally have informal training on storytellers and folklore.
Sakhees or Transgenders have traditionally been storytellers in the communities. The solution provides digital storytelling tools for sharing stories for improving immunization and inculcating healthy behaviors.