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Mobile Kunji: a job-aid for community health workers in India that’s changing health behavior at scale

New Delhi, 14 October 2016

Mobile Kunji in use

The results of an impact evaluation of BBC Media Action’s award-winning mhealth service, Mobile Kunji, have been shared today at the Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Summit in Ethiopia, and published online.

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Government of India and BBC Media Action launch free mobile health education to millions of women

New Delhi, 14 October 2016

Pan-India launch of Kilkari

Today the Government of India launched a nation-wide mobile health program designed by BBC Media Action to train one million community health workers and help nearly 10 million new and expecting mothers make healthier choices and lead longer, healthier lives.

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FICCI Healthcare Excellence Award 2015

New Delhi, 14 October 2016

FICCI Healthcare Excellence Award

In August 2015, Mobile Academy and Mobile Kunji have won the FICCI Healthcare Excellence Award 2015. The award aims at felicitating organizations and individuals for their efforts towards operational excellence, innovatively adopting and inventing technologies and processes for India, and improved healthcare delivery.

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GSMA Global Mobile Award 2015

New Delhi, 14 October 2016

Global Mobile Award 2015

BBC Media Action's work as part of the Ananya programme in Bihar, India, has received several awards. In particular, its mobile health services and radio programming have been recognized as innovations in the field of communication – both within India and internationally.

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Creative ABBY and Campaign India Digital Crest awards for this website

New Delhi, 14 October 2016

Awards for www.rethink1000days.org

In May 2014, this website (www.rethink1000days.org) won two awards - Creative ABBY and Campaign India Digital Crest awards respectively. ABBY Awards "are the Oscars of Indian ad awards to honour creative excellence in advertising," and are considered one of the biggest and most prestigious advertising award events in the country. The prestigious Campaign India Digital Crest Award celebrates "excellence in the most engaging, creative and effective campaigns across digital media".

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