Over three years ago, researchers at Harvard Business School and Centre for Microfinance launched a large-scale, long-term study on the impact of Awaaz.De on farmers in Gujarat. 1,200 farmers in two districts are participants in the study, with a treatment group having access to Avaaj Otalo and a control group not given access. They published a … Continue reading Impact Evaluation: Awaaz.De Is A Cost-Effective Intervention
Bhaumik shares: Last month I represented Awaaz De at the ICTD conference , Lahore. The conference was organized by the IT University in Lahore. The Chief Minister of Punjab Shahbaz Sharif addressed the opening session and described the programme as one part of a larger initiative started by the Pakistani government to deal with an acute … Continue reading Awaaz.De Visits Pakistan
Satyamev Jayate is Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's popular Indian television show profiling important and often taboo social issues affecting India. It is one of India's most popular shows, viewed by 80 million Indians on television and is one of the most watched television shows ever on the Internet (per Youtube views). We are proud of … Continue reading Satyamev Jayate Spotlights Awaaz.De for Government Transparency
Awaaz.De Surveys allow you to create customized voice surveys that people can access through phone calls. After calling in, the caller hears a series of prompts that you have arranged, and enters responses through voice or touchtone. The user input is automatically captured by Awaaz.De and available for you to download as a report in … Continue reading Interact and Collect Data With Customizable Voice Surveys
Photo Credit: Meet Bhatt We are pleased to announce the launch of Khedut Saathi ("Farmer’s friend"), a mobile service that provides Indian farmers relevant and timely agriculture advice in local languages. You can access Khedut Saathi by leaving a missed call to +91 79 66 210 210 (India-only). After a few seconds, Khedut Saathi … Continue reading Khedut Saathi Launches
Awaaz.De is excited to launch partnership with The Rural Unit of Health and Social Affairs (RUHSA) and University of Sydney. RUHSA is a department of the Christian Medical College (CMC) in Vellore, Tamilnadu. RUHSA covers well over 120,000 people in the area around K.V.Kuppam in south India and has been involved in all aspects of … Continue reading A Voice site for accessing cancer related information in local language
Awaaz De Streams is easy to use and offers a variety of features for making communication more effective and engaging. This post explains simple steps to start actual broadcasting once your Streams account gets created and how different features we offer help to make your broadcasts more engaging and effective. Step 1: Add people to … Continue reading Awaaz.De Streams – Start-up Guide and Glossary
We are excited to introduce our latest Streams feature: Forward-to-Friend Now your voice messages can be forwarded by your group members to their friends, colleagues, relatives and well wishers! You will see a new feature in your Streams Group settings : "Allow Forwarding." Check the box to enable the feature in your Stream. Once you … Continue reading Let Your Voice Go Viral!