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Can data save lives? Digitizing the malaria response in Guinea-Bissau

24 Apr 2019, UNDP

In Guinea-Bissau, where malaria is the leading cause of death among pregnant women and children under five, a new technology initiative is transforming the malaria response, strengthening the national health system and saving lives. New technology allows for real-time monitoring using mobile tablets to digitize malaria data in 136 health facilities.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    National Service of Civil Protection (Guinea-Bissau) (NSCP)
  • Website:
  • Contact:President of Commission installation civil national protection
  • Phone:(245) 6602249/ 5465761


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Instituto Nacional de Estatistica e Censos (INEC)
  • Website: http://www.stat-guinebissau.com
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:+245 205457
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