Gemalto, GSMA drive African mHealth initiative

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Gemalto has announced its partnership with (global System for Mobile Communication Association (GSMA1) to drive the pan-African mHealth Initiative (PAMI).

PAMI is a mobile ecosystem that aims to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in sub-Saharan Africa.

Acting as one of the first leading partners in this ambitious undertaking, Gemalto is contributing its digital security expertise to two key mHealth programmes: the United Nations Every Women Every Child Global Strategy and the Global Nutrition for Growth Compact. GSMA’s PAMI brings together stakeholders from the mobile and health industries, as well as from the public sector.

Source: Biztechafrica (link opens in a new window)

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