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The annual ICT4D Conferences have proven to be an invaluable opportunity for NGOs, private sector organizations, universities, governmental agencies and foundations to share their experience in using ICT to increase the impact of development programs and to learn from each other.  In 2016, 750 individuals from 76 countries and 320 private sector and public sector and civil society explored the ways to harness the full power of digital solutions to achieve the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.  Our thanks to Accenture, Catholic Relief Services, Esri, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, iMerit Technology Services, Inmarsat, IS Solutions, Making All Voices Count, Mercy Corps, Microsoft, NetHope, Oxfam, Pandexio, Qualcom Wireless Reach, RTI International, SimbaNet and World Vision for making that possible.

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Wednesday, May 18 • 14:55 - 16:00
MerchantPro: An Electronic Voucher Platform for Remote Context LIMITED

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In areas with significant access challenges, the use of Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) has great potential to help provide appropriate support to the most vulnerable people. However, as with in-kind programming, the risks linked to cash modalities are heightened when handled remotely.
The objective of this presentation is twofold: It will help highlight key challenges associated with the use of CTP in remote areas with little or no Telecom Network coverage. In the second part, the authors will present a live demo of an electronic Voucher platform adapted for remote context.

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Jeffrey N. Carre

CTO, Transversal
Jeffrey N. Carre  is a civil engineer, web developer, IT trainer and network administrator. He joined the consortium FRDDH/FDS (Fondation Reseau de Developpement Durable d'Haiti / Faculte des Sciences de l'Universite d'Etat d'Haiti) in 2009. Until November 2011 he was a technical contact and consultant for the registry. In 2010, after the earthquake he joined Transversal as a software developer for the creation of a mobile money/voucher... Read More →



Wednesday May 18, 2016 14:55 - 16:00
Jambo Conference Centre C

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