Airtel joins GSMA’s mobile health programme

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Bharti Airtel today said it has joined GSMA’s mobile health partnership programme which aims to provide a range of services to women and children across 11 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.

“(The) collaborative partnership is aimed at developing sustainable mHealth services that meet public health needs,” Bharti Airtel said in a statement.

GSMA’s mobile health partnership programme was announced in June 2014. The partnership aims to connect the mobile and health industries to collaboratively develop commercially sustainable mHealth services that meet public health needs.

GSMA is a global body of telecom operators.

Source: The Times of India (link opens in a new window)

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