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Soundbite: SMS for public health development

Posted on: June 24, 2011

Midwives in a project in Ghana are texting two figures every week: one for the number of births and one for the number of deaths of children under five. For the first time the Ghanian health service is getting almost real-time information rather than waiting for census results every 10 years

Madeleine Bunting

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