Mobile Advocacy

Tactical Tech specialises in strengthening technology within development organisations. They are currently releasing a range of FOSS (free open source software) specifically designed for the NGO sector.

Mobiles In a Box - Tools and Tactics for mobile Advocacy

The increase of mobile phone use within the development world has provided NGO and development workers with new ways with communicating with the community. The use of the mobile phone in a development context has many possibilities such as disaster management, distant learning, reporting or even another way of accessing media.

Tatical Tech have developed a complete software solution for small organisations.

The toolkit includes :-

  • Tactics and case studies for using mobile phones in advocacy, including: Outreach and Participation, Resourcing Advocacy, People’s Media, Coordinating and Mobilising
  • Tips on working with mobile phones, including sections on security and privacy issues, and budgeting and planning.
  • How-to guides to get started with mobile advocacy, such as: how to create ringtones, how to set up a bulk SMS service, how to update your blog from your mobile phone.
  • A selection of tried and tested tools and services

The software will be available from October

For more information Please go here

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