ICT for improving information and accountability for women’s and children’s health

This report by the International Telecommunication Union provides practical information on the variety of information and communication technology (ICT) solutions available that could help support countries in improving information and accountability for maternal and child health, as advocated by the Commission on Information and Accountability (CoIA).  The report firstly provides an overview of the status of different ICT services available in CoIA focus countries before presenting examples of the role that ICTs can have in implementing CoIA’s 10 recommendations. The report also highlights key governance, policy, and human resources considerations for the successful implementation of ICT projects at national scale.