mSTAR Quarterly Report | Q3 FY14

  • Date Posted: August 1, 2014
  • Authors: Dena Gudaitis, Sarah Torrance
  • Organizations/Projects: FHI 360
  • Document Types: Evidence or Research, Technical Report
  • Donor Type: Non-US Government Agency

The five-year Mobile Solutions Technical Assistance and Research (mSTAR) award is a broad, flexible, and responsive program designed to foster the rapid adoption and scale-up of mobile money, mobile access, and mobile data, in developing countries. Managed by FHI 360 and implemented together with a consortium of over 20 leading economic development and ICT4D organizations, mSTAR provides technical assistance to USAID and its implementing partners; funding to accelerate promising mobile solutions; strategic partnerships to optimize sustainability; and an action-oriented research and knowledge management agenda.