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Develop a Mobile App for Addressing Gender Based Violence

Global Welfare Association (GLOWA)

06 Jan 2020 Apply now Share
06 Jan 2020 Apply now Share
Task
Background and objectives
Requirements
GLOWA is in need of assistance to develop a Mobile App which shall be used for education and reporting of cases of Gender Based Violence in Cameroon. The App should have interactive features that allows citizens to learn how to recognize physical and behavioral signs of major forms of gender based violence in Cameroon and report suspicious activity that may be related abuses to service providers. The mobile App should also enable users to identify red flags in their surroundings and help GLOWA develop a bahaviour and risk mapping of our region as far of recurrent types of GBV are concerned.
Technology development
Software and applications development and analysis
For three years running the Anglophone regions in Cameroon are at war. Demands for bteer living conditions truned sour when government officials mismanaged the crisis. Now turned into an armed conflict, thousands of people have been internally displaced while other have sort refuge in beighbouring countries including Nigeria. The poor management of the crisis has continued to radicalized many people to join armed groups thereby joapadizing peace and humanitarian initiatives. GLOWA seeks to promote human rights and build peace through a mobile app. We seek the support of one or two online volunteers to design a mobile interactiev app y=that can serve us in the initiative. It could be neccessary to also research funding for the hosting and promoting the idea.
Volunteers: 2 needed
1-5 hours per week / 4 weeks
Besides possessing adequate IT stills, it is also important that he volunteer has an acceptable knowledge on some forms of gender based violence such as sex trafficking, child force marriage, rape, battery etc. In your application, please upload your CV and include links to any similar works. Volunteers shall work with somebody at GLOWA who can provide any additional information especially concerning the specific requirements of our region and country.
Cameroon
English

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