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DIL-E4C Mobile Data Collection Webinar Series: VOTO Mobile

March 16, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

In collaboration with Engineering for Change, the DIL Mobile Data Collection Webinar Series will provide participants with an introduction to a sample of survey software tools transforming the collection of data for international development research and how they might implement each tool within their own work.

VOTO MobileAbout VOTO: The VOTO Platform is an unparalleled mobile phone notification and survey system. Create and send calls from anywhere – no software installation or equipment required. Start making calls instantly, with free credit to help you get started and highly affordable rates.



Presenter: Melissa Persaud, Regional Director of Programs, VOTO Mobile

Displaying Melissa Persaud Headshot_E4C Webinar.jpgMelissa Persaud Headshot_E4C WebinarMelissa Persaud is the Regional Director of Programs for VOTO Mobile, a Ghana and US-based mobile engagement social enterprise. In her role, she builds and maintains partnerships with impact-oriented organizations in order to provide better choices to more voices around the globe. Personally, Mélissa has a passion for program design and implementation, mobile for development (M4D), and financial inclusion. She holds a master’s degree in development practice from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University and a BA from Lafayette College. Mélissa is also a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer and is currently based in Washington, D.C.



March 16, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm