Coconut Surveillance

RTI International

Coconut Surveillance is a free and open-source software designed to capture data about malaria cases.

Product description Brand name and product description

Coconut Surveillance is an open-source mobile application designed by RTI International in collaboration with President’s Malaria Initiative. The app works by capturing data about malaria cases from health clinics via mobile phones. The information captured is shared with health workers that have access to GPS-equipped mobile devices, allowing them to map infected households and carry out treatment programs in a cost-effective way.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Zanzibar, Tanzania

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
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.

Indirect competitors include Momala and Cipher.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Healthcare workers in Tanzania hoping to track malaria cases.

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