Details of the organization
National Digital Strategy
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: Yes
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: Yes

Information about the project
Through RapidPro, an opensource two-way SMS communication platform, government institutions can communicate with citizens directly and personalized way to improve the delivery and quality of public services. In the first project of its kind, Mexico implemented the solution with pregnant beneficiaries of Prospera, the world's second largest cash transfer program, to communicate maternal and infant health messages and promote positive changes in behaviour. The results for users and government have been overwhelmingly positive, and the solution is currently being scaled to all pregnancies in Mexico, chronic and degenerative diseases, and other projects regarding agriculture, environmental impact and justice procurement.
National implementation: Mexico
Ongoing from 31/12/2015 to 30/11/2018
Office of the President of Mexico, Unicef, Prospera Social Inclusion Program, Ministry of Health, Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection (PROFEPA), Office of the General Prosecutor (PGR), Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA), Baby Center, Que Funciona Para el Desarrollo (QFD), Behavioural Insights Team (BIT), Women's World Banking (WWB).

WSIS information
      * E-government
  • Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all
  • Goal 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • Goal 17: Revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development
  • Project