The Africa Connected Competition Powered By Google – Help Vote For Eunice Namirembe

Posted February 20, 2014 by Ugandan Diaspora News Team in Health ~ 6,891 views


The Medical Concierge Group attempts to help communities that have been deprived of quality healthcare and health information in Uganda. Eunice, a Ugandan physician, has built a 24 hour accessible ambulance call center to improve access to health care services by using the Google API dashboard and Google Maps to record patient information and track patient locations. Please vote for Eunice to help her win the $25,000 dollars prize —

By using these tools, Eunice and her team are able to help connect more Ugandans to medical services at a faster rate therefore helping to save lives.

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About Africa Connected

The power of the web is changing lives in Africa every day. Africa Connected. Success stories powered by the web. is an initiative by Google in collaboration with our partners that is aimed at creating a platform to:

  • Drive the largest collection of inspiring stories about ventures established on or propelled by the web by Africans in Africa
  • Demonstrate how these achievements are having social and economic impact in the everyday lives of people across the continent
  • Encourage users of the web in Africa to learn more about all the things that they can do on the web with Google

The Africa Connected Competition

In an effort to help boost the social and economic impact being created by Africans who have embraced the web, Google is offering up five prizes of $25,000 each to the most inspiring stories established on the continent where the web has played a pivotal role in achieving success.

Do you have an amazing success story that is powered by the web? Submit your story for a chance to win one of the five cash prizes.

Source — Africa

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Ugandan Diaspora News Team

Ugandan Diaspora News Online is an independent, non political news portal primarily aimed at serving Ugandans who work and reside outside Uganda. Our aim is to be a one stop shop for everything Ugandan and the celebration of our Ugandan heritage.


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