SMS Training Update

Over the last few weeks, HOPE Rwanda and its church partners worked diligently to empower local savers in a new way.  Training sessions conducted in the northern and eastern regions of the country equipped clients with the skills to use the latest tool in reporting technology: the SMS reporting system. The SMS reporting system, introduced in May 2013, provides the SCA program with higher levels of accountability, accuracy, and accessibility through the submission of savings information via text message.  This system allows data collection to be more instantaneous and efficient, while simultaneously improving the quality of the data collected.  This …

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SMS Reporting System Rollout – Field Coordinator and Facilitators Training

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HOPE International has been waiting for this day for a long time. After months of project proposals and review, along with extensive testing, the SMS Reporting System (System) is finally ready to begin accepting real field reports. The introduction of the System required that the program Field Coordinators and Facilitators be trained first. The Field Coordinators will be acting as the trainers for the System from now on. HOPE International has been waiting for this day for a long time. After months of project proposals and review, along with extensive testing, the SMS Reporting System (System) is finally ready to …

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