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Campaign against early marriage

Campaign against early marriage

Breakthrough and Gram Vaani worked together in Jharkhand to discuss the community’s feelings towards early marriage — why it still happens, what are its affects on girls, what are its affects on boys, secondary education, and other aspects. The campaign…

Explore our vAutomate suite

Gram Vaani is a pioneer in innovating easy to use technologies for engagement with communities and customers, using IVR systems and voice instead of the Internet. Our vAutomate suite provides several solutions for social enterprises and social sector organizations. Download…

Demand driven accountability: From micro to macro

Demand driven accountability: From micro to macro

Our experience over the last few years on using technology to create feedback loops has brought us many insights. We’ve presented our insights at several conferences and want to share them with everybody. Download We start with explaining a ten…

Article in The Hindu on Seven Sisters Project

Article in The Hindu on Seven Sisters Project

A phone call away Hansika Chopra The Seven Sisters Project, aimed at bridging the information gap in the north-eastern States, uses the mobile phone to record stories on issues that concern and interest people of the region “We came to…

Various uses of Gram Vaani’s vSurvey technology

Various uses of Gram Vaani’s vSurvey technology

Our vSurvey solution to run voice-based surveys of communities has found some very interesting uses. Here is what our partners have to say about it: Jon, from Inventure InVenture is a mobile technology company facilitating financial inclusion through simple mobile…

IVR systems for visually impaired people

IVR systems for visually impaired people

IIT Delhi student Piyush Agarwal pioneered a new use of IVR systems, for visually impaired people. With our partner, Score Foundation, Piyush ran an IVR quiz and feedback program on Score’s radio show called Eyeway. We found that engagement grew…

Gram Vaani’s Grand Challenge

Gram Vaani’s Grand Challenge

Canada just gave Gram Vaani a Grand Challenge: We won the Grand Challenges Canada award to use the Goonj community mobile media platform to improve accountability in the delivery of health services. See the announcement on the link below, and…

Jharkhand Mobile Vaani

Jharkhand Mobile Vaani is the flagship deployment of our Mobile Vaani platform. JMV enables robust 2 way community interactions and information sharing with no specialized hardware required by users beyond a simple phone. In a short while, the service has…