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Hello Manisha Laroia, thank you for the inquiries, responses below;
1. How your concept or idea is targeting highly mobile urban population
- Typical mobile urban population in Uganda are either in make shift slum in the suburbs or are refugees. Our concept is targeting private health facilities where these population often seek their health care.
2. and how the intervention might help accelerate immunization in those regions?
- The intervention will involve tracking scheduled immunization up-takers and send SMS reminders. In addition tracking immunization numbers to inform on vaccine stocking and out reach activities where immunization uptake is low.
3. Are there cities/towns you are starting with?
- Kampala, capital city of Uganda as it has a highly mobile urban population.
4. Do you already have a prototype for your solution?
- Yes we do.
5. Have you tested some aspects of it?
- yes we have tested it in other setting to do with eMTCT program.
6. Were there some learnings, if so?
- The learnings have been shared in project reports though may not be available online.