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SoukTel in the Media

Syria Refugees Tap Into Legal Advice By Text More
Wall Street Journal Names Souktel "One of Five Apps Bringing the Next Billion Online" More
Saving Children's Lives Through Mobile Technology More
Cross-sector Collaboration: The Key to Unlocking Youth Potential More

Latest News

News || Monday, 27 February 2017
With its rich oil and gas deposits, Algeria has long been able to sidestep many of the social and economic challenges facing other North African nations. But as oil prices drop and the youth... More
News || Tuesday, 17 January 2017
40,000 young women and men. 5 countries. 6 years of program delivery. By the numbers alone, the Youth in Action (YiA) program is an ambitious effort to empower rural young Africans who often have... More
News || Thursday, 24 November 2016
Search for “Nigeria” online, and two results tend to pop up: The global Bring Back Our Girls campaign, which aims to free Nigerian young women held by militants—and Boko Haram, the... More
News || Friday, 21 October 2016
Three years from now, nearly two-thirds of Africa’s mobile users will own smartphones. In the Middle East, smartphone use has doubled since 2013—and will likely top 65% by 2020. Meanwhile... More

Featured Videos

Video || Friday, 18 November 2016
The Tech Awards 2016 laureate: Souktel

Produced for the "Oscars of Silicon Valley", this short film from the 2016 Tech Awards highlights how Souktel connects employers and job seekers... More

Video || Thursday, 01 January 2015
SMS Peer Networking Service For Female Entrepreneurs

Connecting community members with peers and mentors, through secure messenger/SMS groups--and rich analytics dashboards. 

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Video || Wednesday, 01 January 2014
Job Information Service, Palestinian West Bank

Connecting employers and job-seekers, in real time, via mobile text, audio and web. 

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Video || Thursday, 05 December 2013
Mobile Alerts System for Gaza Schools

In 2011, UNESCO staff in Gaza recruited Souktel to create an SMS alert and data collection system that warns families about conflict events near... More

Selected Resources

Resource || Thursday, 21 April 2016

This joint GSMA-Souktel report looks at the effective partnership models between MNOs and NGOs in complex environments and crises.

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Resource || Monday, 07 April 2014

The ‘Akazi Kanoze Youth Livelihood Programme’ in Rwanda provides an example of how a consortium of players can collaborate to deliver a multifaceted service. To scale, donors and NGOs must seek to... More

Resource || Monday, 01 April 2013

This Vodafone Group report illustrates how job-find services like Souktel's can boost growth in emerging markets.

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Resource || Sunday, 03 February 2013

Souktel partners with GSMA to develop a first-ever Code of Conduct for Mobile & Crisis Response.

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