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Empowering social justice organizations

Chat for Impact Summit - powered by WhatsApp is in partnership with, a tech non-profit, the social change platform, and global development community media platform, Devex.

New WhatsApp platform for COVID-19 pre-screening in South African public schools

South Africa's Department of Basic Education has launched HealthCheck, a new COVID-19 pre-screening tool developed in partnership with EΒ³. It will be available on the newly launched TeacherConnect platform.

Using WhatsApp to encourage reading

FunDza has announced their partnership with to make their reading content available through WhatsApp. Anyone will be able to access South African stories, plays, blogs, poems and more via WhatsApp.

New WhatsApp engagement technology launched

Following on from their involvement in WhatApp's Enterprise Solutions pilot, South Africa's has launched their new WhatsApp engagement technology that is said to provide a secure, immediate and highly scalable messaging product to other social impact organizations globally. As of 8 August 2018, Praekelt's WhatsApp engagement tool is

Using WhatsApp to support maternal health in South Africa

South Africa's, a non-profit organization that uses technology for social impact, partnered with WhatsApp to use the Whatsapp Enterprise Solution to engage with mothers on the South African Department of Health’s MomConnect platform. MomConnect is available in all clinics in South Africa with reportedly over 1,8