The Dimagi Blog
The intersection of technology
and social good.
Announcing the First Annual CommCare Research Grant & the 2022 Winners
Announcing the first-ever CommCare Grant for Frontline Research. Learn more about the origins of the grant and the 2022 winners.
September 29, 2022
Dimagi Renews Its Commitment to the Global Fund with a $5 Million Pledge
For the first time in our organization’s history, Dimagi has become a pledging organization to the Global Fund. Our commitment of USD $5 million in in-kind services aims to accelerate national adoption and scale of digital tools. It is the largest contribution Dimagi has ever made, and marks a historic milestone in our work to better frontline health workers jobs, in order to better and improve the delivery of frontline services and health outcomes.
September 28, 2022
Digital Health Must Invest in Local Digital Ecosystems
Donors and aid programs deploying innovative solutions tend to displace local digital ecosystems. That needs to change as the rise of technology talent in Africa necessitates the importance of fostering local tech markets and the disruptive influence that international funding can have.
Dimagi Partner Blog
September 23, 2022
Dimagi Receives $25 Million to Develop Transformative Technology for Frontline Workers
Program-Related Investment from the Steele Foundation for Hope will fund next generation digital platform to support and enable critical frontline healthcare workforces globally
September 21, 2022
Dimagi to Launch Monkeypox Case Management Solution to Support US Public Health Departments
Digital template application powered by CommCare for investigating monkeypox cases and tracing contacts to be offered free for 6 months to control outbreaks
September 7, 2022
The Tech World is Crashing Down. Here are 4 Reasons Why Now is the Best Time to Jump Into a Career in Social Impact
After years of a tech golden age, tech companies of all sizes, from startups to large behemoths, are experiencing widespread layoffs. Dimagi's CTO shares why, even when things seem like they are falling apart, this is a great time to transition your career into social impact.
August 19, 2022