This article is co-authored with Manish Manohar, Tech Lead, Saajha
Saajha has been working with government schools since 2014 primarily focusing on Parental Partnerships by building leadership capacity of Parents and School Management Committees (SMCs), mandatory bodies consisting of parents, teachers and community members to ensure accountability for children’s leaning in primary public schools across Delhi, Jharkhand and Karnataka.
Re-imagining your style of communication in current times would potentially help deepen your impact. Glific is one of the technology tools that could enable you to build personalised connections.
Glific is a two-way-communication tool that runs on WhatsApp platform. This tool could potentially help you answer the following questions that you might have come across while building your impact model, such as,
If you have built an organisation that can solve social issues at a local level, this is the time when you could think of scaling up your reach. Right technology tools and better implementation strategies can accelerate your impact. You’ve probably been taking small steps and now it’s time to take some giant leaps for society.
Glific is developed keeping NGO and social development sectoral requirements in focus and conversations at the centre of it. With the in-built features such as setting up automation, quick replies, integration with external machine learning engines etc, Glific could help build an effective communication strategy of an NGO. It is intuitive and easy to use with no prior knowledge of any programming language or coding skills.
Key steps that can help to start your journey in building your communication strategy:
A change even for a better system and process involves some resistance in the beginning. NGOs can get more prepared for that by following the above steps to re-imagine communication. Connecting with your problem statement and the communication process would be a crucial first step and hence the biggest takeaway for this article is to sketch out your communication flow. If you need any help or have any questions, you can reach out at [email@example.com]
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