DigI:Digi Consortium GotoMeeting August 2018

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DigI:Digi Consortium GotoMeeting August 2018

Title Digi Consortium GotoMeeting August 2018
Place GoToMeeting
Date, Time 2018/08/07, 1300-1400
Contact Person Christine.Holst
Participants Christine.Holst, Josef Noll, Andrea Winkler, Ingeborg K Haavardsson, Maurice Isabwe, Helena Ngowi, Bernard Ngowi, Felix Sukums, Elibariki Mwakapeje, Danica Radovanovic, Iñaki Garitano, Erwan Le Quentrec, Peter Cardellichio, Bjarne Tarjei Haugen, Finn Helge Tolpinrud, Sudhir Dixit, Flora Francis Kajuna
related to Project DigI:DigI
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Technical roll-out and equipment (Felix)
Contributions to health site (Maurice)
Ethical approval of the health messages
Planning of the baseline study (Christine)
Publication in Special Issue on Multidisciplinary Sciences and Engineering organized by Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal (ASTESJ)


DigI Consortium August Meeting Tue, 7 Aug 2018 13:00 - 14:00 CEST

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/670562845

You can also dial in using your phone. Norway: +47 21 93 37 51

Access Code: 670-562-845

More phone numbers United States: +1 (646) 749-3129 France: +33 170 950 594 Germany: +49 692 5736 7317 Spain: +34 932 75 2004

First GoToMeeting? Let's do a quick system check: https://link.gotomeeting.com/system-check


Attending: Josef, Wissam, Danica, Maurice, Peter and Christine

Technical roll-out and equipment

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  • Josef has ordered equipment for testing in Norway
  • Shipment expected

AI: Felix to check about ordering - Josef

Contributions to health site


  • Material in place, Cystocycosis
  • Material ready by end of August
  • Scripts TZ and Swahili (1-2 weeks) for 8 videos
  • AI: Peter to send the scripts to Christine for comments (Flora, Helena)

Ethical approval of the health messages

Peters cholera video has been approved by MoH. Cysti video: We need to wait for the final version to submit to MoH.

Planning of the baseline study

Ethical approval has been sought (Bernard / Christine), need to apply for research permit after ethical approval. Study need to be registered in clinicaltrials. After this: baseline study.


  • Arendals week (UNICEF)
  • section on "Information spots"
  • equipment configuration
  • 5G for digital inclusion
  • Interim report
  • Master thesis Wissam
  • Collaborations
  • Digital inclusion - Danica
  • Internet government forum - IGF (13Nov) Paris (Danica) https://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/dynamic-coalitions-4
  • (15-20 lines per topic, end of August timeline - Christine to coordinate)

Journal publication

  • Publication in Special Issue on Multidisciplinary Sciences and Engineering organized by Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal (ASTESJ) - extended version - Sudhir coordinates


  • "Coordinating Project" visiting TZ last week in August, wants to talk to Felix, Bernhard, Helena
  • BI (Prof. Caroline Ditlev-Simonsen) visiting TZ 25-29Sep2018 - Wisam contacts, and evtl join...
  • India Pilots, 2 villages, pilots with BSNL (Sudhir coordinates)
  • Meeting in October in Munich (Peter Edenhofer local coordination, Andrea?) - 2 days (2-3 nights)
  • New strategy for Norwegian development: Our contacts? Hovedsamarbeidsland: Malawi, Mosambik, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Bangladesh og Nepal. Samarbeidsland: Angola, Eritrea, Etiopia, Kenya, Madagaskar, Mali, Nigeria, Sør-Afrika, Afghanistan, Indonesia, Kina, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Øst-Timor, Palestina, Guatemala og Nicaragua.
  • Orange will focus on Cote de Ivory for the Information Spot installation
  • DRC - alternatives?
  • TZ: Phase 2 villages - PATH and Norwegian Church Aid for collaboration (Wisam to coordinate)


  • German Caritas - MoU on Digital Social Innovation ("Digital for All")
  • MuftWifi - service provider in India

Digital Dashboard for Africa

Information TZ

  • Tanzania Digital Health Investment RoadMap

https://www.healthdatacollaborative.org/fileadmin/uploads/hdc/Documents/Country_documents/Tanzania_Digital_Health_Investment_Road_Map.2017_to_2023.pdf - check for training group - Partner promoting "Information spot"


  • if funding needed, send a request (~60% of 2018 budget to Josef) as "advanced payment"

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