Ministry of ICT and National Guidance through The National ICT Initiatives Support Programmes (NIISP) has issued an emergency call for Digital Solutions to support the fight against the Coronavirus(COVID-19) Pandemic under the following areas.
- Disease testing, treatment, and management
- Public Health Surveillance and Contact Tracing
- Relief and aid receipt and distribution solutions.
Public Service Delivery
- Digital Education platforms and solutions
- Security and Monitoring systems/ Guideline enforcements solutions
- Collaborative tools for online engagement and meetings.
- Other public service delivery systems in Finance, Trade, Transport, etc.
The call is open to all Ugandans and women are encouraged to participate. The deadline for applications is 30th April 2020 at 00:00 Hrs and should be online on http://niisp.ict.go.ug/apply