Research shows: SMS services change lives

Mobile interventions have been rising in popularity in developing countries around the world. Mobile apps and services are extensively used by developing organizations and governments, and especially in Africa countless SMS services are launched to offer assistance in the fields of health, agriculture or financial support. It remains important to examine the actual effects of an SMS service: How much difference can an SMS make? TTC Mobile contracted the impact researchers from Avance to find the answer to this question. The impact study resulted in eye-opening outcomes that make a great case for the social impact of mobile interventions.

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Dutch Coalition for Humanitarian Innovation is a breakthrough

The Dutch government, the business sector, aid organizations and research centers are joining forces for one common mission: the innovation of humanitarian aid. On Thursday, March 24th, Liliane Ploumen, minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, launched the Dutch Coalition for Humanitarian Innovation (DCHI). The goal of the coalition is to start innovative collaborations to improve the effect of humanitarian aid and decrease costs. TTC Mobile, expert in innovative mobile technology, has been involved at an early stage after the idea sprang to the mind of the Dutch government and partners such as the Netherlands Red Cross, DSM and the Philips Foundation.

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New SMS Service to contribute to financial literacy of Mozambican farmers

In February 2016, the World Bank and the Ministry of Agriculture of Mozambique have launched the PROIRRI Financial Literacy Training. Part of the training is the SMS-based accountancy system that is in hands of TTC Mobile and will start in April. For an entire year, the accountancy system will benefit the treasurers of 63 farmer associations in different regions of Mozambique.

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Help Tobacco Control Campaign Win Social Media Award Uganda!

We need your help! The Tobacco Control Campaign in Uganda has been nominated for the Uganda Social Media Awards of 2016. The campaign, that is carried out by TTC Mobile, can win the award for Best Social Good Campaign and you can support us by voting! Make sure that the hugely successful Tobacco Control Campaign in Uganda receives the recognition it deserves and VOTE here! (Update: Voting is no longer possible) 

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