COVID Response Spotlight: Development Media International (DMI)

COVID Response Spotlight: Development Media International (DMI)

DMI runs radio, TV and mobile campaigns to change behaviours and save lives in low-income countries. We have experienced in-country teams and strong relationships with Ministries of Health in Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. DMI was approached in early April by four governments with requests for assistance and is now broadcasting in six of its countries of operation, with ambitions to expand broadcasting to all nine. The campaign... Read more >

COVID Response Spotlight: Population Services International (PSI)

COVID Response Spotlight: Population Services International (PSI)

COVID-19 is threatening health systems and vulnerable populations around the world. As the world faces the uncertainty of a global pandemic, PSI is on the front lines. We are applying our 50 years of expertise to ensure that the people we serve get access to critical self-care, prevention, and healthcare services during the COVID-19 crisis. HOW WE'RE RESPONDING TO COVID-19 Immediate Response: We're fast-tracking our response by adapting our existing programs to respond to urgent needs cre... Read more >

COVID-19 Response Spotlight: GiveDirectly

COVID-19 Response Spotlight: GiveDirectly

GiveDirectly’s COVID-19 Response Work in Africa The COVID-19 crisis is affecting all of us in a way no other crisis has. If you’re coping and able to help someone worse off, now is the time to act. Giving directly is a fast, efficient, proven, and empowering way to do so. GiveDirectly is the leading global NGO specialized in delivering digital cash transfers. We’ve worked in challenging contexts across 8 countries, from Houston after Harvey to the most remote parts of Uganda, and launched 13 e... Read more >