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The Leap mobile learning solution, a mobile solution for scaling health worker training programs in Africa
By 2035, there will be a global deficit of 12.9 million skilled doctors, midwives and nurses. Community Health Workers (CHWs) help to fill the gap, providing basic health care & education to their communities, families and children.
The current face to face approach to training CHWs is expensive, lacks opportunities for continuous training, and often results in high attrition. There is a pressing need for a more sustainable, scalable approach to CHW training
A cross sector partnership bringing together the best in community health, mobility, technology and learning developed, tested and scaled the Leap mobile Learning platform over the last 4 years (formerly HELP).
Leap is a mobile phone-based tool that trains and empowers CHWs flexibly, employing a unique mLearning pedagogy to provide Initial and continuous Learning through SMS and audio on all kinds of mobile phones. Leap:
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