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Enabling sustainable behaviors of data recording and use in low-resource supply chains

Arun Ramanujapuram, Charan Kumar Malemarpuram | Human computer interaction (HCI) | 2020 | Equador

ACM SIGCAS Conference on Computing and Sustainable Societies. June 15-17 2020, Guayaquil, Equador

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Delivering integrated care after sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Bress J, Kashemwa G, Amisi C, et al. | Reproductive health care | 2019 | Democratic Republic of Congo

British Medical Journal Global Health – leading general medical journal – Volume 4, Issue 1, 2nd February 2019

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SampleTaxi: Ride sharing Lab Samples in Mozambique

VillageReach | Lab Samples | 2018 | Mozambique

VillageReach partnered with the Mozambique Ministry of Health (MISAU), and technology provider Logistimo to develop an innovative ridesharing program for lab samples called SampleTaxi.

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Assessing stability and performance of a digitally enabled supply chain: Retrospective of a pilot in Uttar Pradesh, India

Gilbert, Thakare, et al. | Vaccine Supply Chain Information System | 2017 | India

Vaccine- the official journal of the Edward Jenner Society and The Japanese Society for Vaccinology – Volume 35, Issue 17, Pages 2101-2278, 19 April 2017

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Reducing information asymmetry to improve stock availability in low-resource environments

Anup Akkihal, Arun Ramanujapuram | Healthcare | 2014 | Karnataka

Improving performance of rural supply chains using mobile phones presented at ACM DEV 2014.

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Vaccine Logistics in Karnataka

Logistimo | Vaccine Logistics | 2014 | Chamarajanagar, Karnataka

Logistimo technology was deployed in Karuna Trust facilities where 99% vaccine availability was achieved within 14 months.

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Project Optimize in South Sudan

WHO & PATH | Healthcare | 2012 | South Sudan

Project Optimize, a five-year partnership between the World Health Organization (WHO) and PATH, was established to identify ways in which supply chains can be optimized to meet the demands of an increasingly large and costly portfolio of vaccines.

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Challenges in deploying a transactional mobile-web services in rural areas

Arun Ramanujapuram & Anup Akkihal | Mobile technology in rural supply chains | 2011 | Tanzania

W3C’s Workshop on Mobile and Web Technologies in Social and Economic Development, Dar es salaam, Tanzania, June 4-5, 2011.

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