Eneza Education

Eneza Education

Eneza Education is a platform that utilizes USSD/SMS technology as a study tool to provide educational resources in remote schools.

Product description Brand name and product description

Eneza Education is a platform that uses low-cost mobile technology to give users educational lessons using SMS, Web, and Android platforms. This platform was created in partnership with Safaricom and Kenya Primary School Headteacher Association. Its core features include lesson assessment based on the national curriculum, an Ask-a-Teacher service, where students ask live questions to teachers, and receive a response within 30 minutes. Other additional features are SMS Wikipedia, Reader Boards, and other non-curriculum content such as health education.

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

Africa: Kenya, Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria, Tanzania

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

This platform is implemented by Safaricom through the Shupavu 291 service, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), Vodafone Foundation, and education-focused NGO’s.

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

This platform charges 0.1 USD (Ksh. 10) per week that is deducted from users’ airtime for the learning materials service.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Competitors of this product include eKitabu and Khan Academy.

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

Goal 4: Quality education

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