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EduTrac is a mobile phone-based data collection system under pilot by UNICEF and Ugandan Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES).

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EduTrac helps districts improve their education planning and provides better and more timely supervision to schools based on system reports.

EduTrac collect real time data including  pupil attendance for P3 and P6 classes, violence cases recorded in schools, opinions on whether children are having regular meals at school,  teacher and head  teacher attendance, SMC meetings held, progress of literacy curriculum,  availability  of  water  and  soap  for  hand  washing  and  receipt  of  UPE  (Universal  Primary  Education) grants amongst other quality related factors.

EduTrac is an SMS based system; SMS messages are sent free of charge from any mobile network in country through short code 6200.

Video about the story behind EduTrac.

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UNICEF with support from the Ugandan Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES).

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.


Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 4: Quality education

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