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Join Us at the Global Digital Health Forum 2021
This year’s Global Digital Health Forum will have representation from various Dimagi team members with experiences working with partners and collaborators. Ten Dimagi team members will be presenting in eleven sessions, including individual presentations, lightning talks and panel discussions, on a wide range of digital health topics. We hope to see you there!
November 29, 2021
How Chatbots Can Support the Right to Health
In the pursuit of universal health coverage, there are many forms of direct-to-client solutions in development, such as mobile apps and chatbots. Dimagi's Director of Consumer Innovations explains our approach to developing such tools.
October 5, 2021
Innovation at Dimagi, Part 7: Rapidly Assess Pricing With the Van Westendorp Pricing Model
Step 4 in Dimagi's Innovation Lifecycle involves determining our audience’s price sensitivity, which means understanding how they assess the value we are proposing.
September 27, 2021
Dimagi Signs the Climate Pledge
Dimagi has signed the Climate Pledge and joined more than 200 businesses committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2040.
September 20, 2021
Dimagi Launches New Crisis Response Corps
Dimagi has officially launched its Crisis Response Corps (CRC): a team dedicated to rapidly building durable digital solutions for immediate impact in emergency and humanitarian response.
August 30, 2021
Dimagi Named on Inc. 5000 List for the Eighth Time
After a seven-year run on the list from 2011 to 2018, Dimagi was once again named to the Inc. 5000 List of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
August 17, 2021
Dimagi Is Climate Neutral Certified!
As of June 30, 2021 Dimagi is officially Climate Neutral Certified! As a growing global organization with a mission to create sustainable impact through the use of appropriate technology, Dimagi is ever conscious of both the social and environmental impact of our programs and operations across the globe.
July 21, 2021
Innovation at Dimagi, Part 6: Managing the New Business Portfolio
The next piece in our Innovation at Dimagi series highlights our team's approach to evaluating current and upcoming projects honestly and efficiently.
June 16, 2021
Embarking on the Journey to Self-Reliance in Malawi
USAID's Journey to Self-Reliance initiative is an effort to eventually eliminate the need for foreign assistance. Learn how Dimagi has been hard at work to arm countries around the world with the tools and expertise they need to support their communities in need since the very beginning.
June 14, 2021
Innovation at Dimagi, Part 5: Introducing the Innovation Lifecycle
The next piece in our Innovation at Dimagi series introduces the Innovation Lifecycle, a series of 28 steps our New Business team goes through from market research to transitioning to the core business.
May 24, 2021
Fast Company Honors CommCare for Vaccine Delivery in World Changing Ideas Competition
Fast Company selected CommCare for Vaccine Delivery as a finalist in the Developing World Technology category and gave us an honorable mention for the Pandemic Response category. The winners of Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards were announced today, honoring the businesses, policies, projects, and concepts that are actively engaged and deeply committed to
May 4, 2021
Innovation at Dimagi, Part 4: The Role of Innovation Funding
In the fourth entry in our series on Innovation at Dimagi, Jon explains how and why to differentiate funding from innovative sources from true revenue.
March 22, 2021
Innovation at Dimagi, Part 3: Evaluating the Mission
In the latest post on Innovation at Dimagi, Shabnam explains how we account for Dimagi's core mission of "Impact, Team, and Profit, in that order" in our New Business work.
February 15, 2021
Turning Your Data Into Insights You Can Use
Our Customer Success team outlines five key steps in setting up a process of continual improvement for your programs. Learn even more from our partners at MiracleFeet during our upcoming Webinar.
February 8, 2021
Navigating the Global Gag Rule: How to Support Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Around the World
The unpredictability of the Global Gag Rule can make supporting sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services around the world difficult – but not impossible. Learn how to set up sustainable programs despite one of the most controversial mandates in global development.
January 27, 2021
Innovation at Dimagi, Part 2: How We Increased the Value of Failure
In the second post in our Innovation at Dimagi series, CEO Jonathan Jackson explains how we reformed our approach to innovation and exploration at Dimagi and how it gives us greater confidence in the results of our tests.
January 11, 2021
Reflecting on 2020
Dimagi CEO Jonathan Jackson reflects on a year filled with uncertainty, challenges, inspiring partners, and no small amount of hard work.
January 4, 2021
Innovation at Dimagi, Part 1: The Life of a Dedicated Entrepreneur on the Inside
In a new series on our unique approach to innovation at Dimagi, our Senior Director of New Business Shabnam Aggarwal discusses her role as a dedicated entrepreneur within the company.
December 14, 2020
Join Us at the Global Digital Health Forum 2020
Dimagi will be well represented at this year's Global Digital Health Forum with eight members of our team speaking alongside many of our partners in nine sessions.
November 30, 2020
How Dimagi Is Helping to Fight Tuberculosis Around the World
While tuberculosis (TB) incidence has decreased worldwide, low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) still bear the greatest burden. That's why Dimagi is working with governments and implementing partners around the world to fight the disease.
October 19, 2020
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