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SoukTel in the Media

This Palestinian Startup Is Connecting Refugees With Free Legal Aid Via SMS More
When Opportunity Calls More
Syria Refugees Tap Into Legal Advice By Text More
Wall Street Journal Names Souktel "One of Five Apps Bringing the Next Billion Online" More

Latest News

News || Tuesday, 05 September 2017
Suparna Dutt D’CunhaForbes - Sep. 5, 2017In Turkey, a major jumping-off point for many of those fleeing war in the Middle East, there are over two million Syrian refugees. Apart from physical... More
News || Monday, 31 July 2017
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has selected the Education Development Center (EDC) to lead a $24.5 million, five-year workforce development program in the Republic of Djibouti... More
News || Friday, 30 June 2017
In Africa and Asia, a staggering 80% of all food is produced by smallholder farmers. Yet, paradoxically, these same farmers also make up half of the world’s food-insecure population—the... More
News || Tuesday, 30 May 2017
As millions of refugees turn to WhatsApp for advice--and as drones start delivering medical packages—aid providers are no longer asking whether technology can help their projects. Now the... 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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