Category: Activities on Mobile Vaani

A social media platform for the rural masses

The Mint has covered Mobile Vaani! Original source here. Is Facebook really for the masses? What about people who don’t have Internet access or are illiterate? Which network covers them?…

A mobile radio network for the rural poor

Our investor, Digital News Ventures, have written a fantastic article in their newsletter about Mobile Vaani. Original source here. Communities understand the development issues they face better than anyone. This…

Social media and governance for the BoP

Download our whitepaper on how social media can help in governance at the bottom of the pyramid: Social media and governance The relevance of social media for governance What is…

Launch of the Merck for Mothers program

Gram Vaani and the White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood have been funded to build a novel quality-of-care checklist program in Jharkhand, to bring accountability to health services provided by…

State level workshop in Ranchi, April 9th 2012

Gram Vaani organized a state-level workshop to seek government and state level partnerships for Jharkhand Mobile Vaani. A detailed report is available here: Workshop Report The workshop participants brought many…

Gram Vaani’s office in Ranchi

About six months back we opened an office in Ranchi. Here are some pictures of our team working away on Jharkhand Mobile Vaani. Saraswati Amit and Saraswati Rakesh

Future of higher education

Oursay has partnered with Gram Vaani to get inputs from Mobile Vaani in the voices of rural India of what people want from higher education. The questions will be put…