I'm Dodoma University student and CEO of Bwilotech Co. Ltd i know the pain of school dropping out. I always work so hard to make innovative tools to rescue others who are present in school from the consequences of dropping out. As a software developer and young entrepreneur i want to use both Data Technology(DT) and Information Technology(IT) to stimulate parents involvement in education so that truancy, lies and school dropout rates among Adolescent Girls and Young Women(AGYW) are maximum reduced
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As an Animator and game Developer I want to bridge the gap between entertainment and data by Harnessing the power of addictive mobile games in the fight against HIV/AIDS among adolescent girls and young women emphasising on making the right decisions in life and perusing their endeavours.
Male participation has been a challenge in fighting against HIV. This is because, in many HIV campaign, they fail to reach male partner this is because of some stereo type issues and responsibilities in societies. This has led to few male participate in HIV campaign as a result fight against HIV has not successful.
Also, in Tanzania, there are very few platform which enable users to get health knowledge and consultations easily. In result, it is creating healthy unknowledgeable society which is vulnerable to disease such as HIV.
According to UNAIDS, there are 1400000 people living with HIV in Tanzania, among them 780000 are women of age 15 and above. Who are expecting to inter or already in reproduction age, so, if no serious intervention is taken, it will be very difficult to combat HIV/AIDS.
As Innovator, I want to use TanzMED and open data to Increase Supply, Usage & Sharing of Health Information so that I/we can achieve the following;
• Increase Male partner participation in creating a safe environment for AGYW
• Prevent AGYW against risks of getting HIV / AIDS and other STDs
• Create New source of Income & Employment to local Health Workers
We want to use a desktop application to aggregate data sets from truancy rates so that we can reduce school dropout rates, and ultimately the risk of contracting HIV/AIDS among AGYW
This is a Problem Statement that describes the problem that is intended to be solved. Please respond by filling in the blanks and include this statement (as relevant to you) As a young data scientist, I want to integrate open data so as to create quality data which can contribute to the reduction of Adolescent Girls school dropout rate and in-return achieve reduction of HIV/AIDS contraction to Young Women.
In average school dropout has reached around 10% according to PO RALG education reports. I want to use an online platform to generate real time data on student’s attendance to school so chat we can enhance follow up and the undertaking of necessary actions to minimize the drop out.
As a team leader, i want to use open data to gather information so that i/we can achieve our intended goals
As a human resource for health officer want to use data on violence against adolescent girls and young women so that we improve access to health care services especially those related to HIV/AIDS and contribute to reduction in the local prevalence of HIV/AIDS.
As a learning organization, we want leverage our edutainment and collect relevant data about education and economics to improve adolescent girls economic empowerment, and increase their security, agency and self-efficacy.