In the AfricaCom Awards (Cape Town, SA), on November 16, Orange has announced the winners of the 6th edition of the business plan contest it organises in Africa and the Middle East for the 6th consecutive year. The winners emerge from a pool of 749 candidates after a long process of evaluations, votes and deliberation.
Medtrucks, led by Anass El Hilal, wins the 1st prize.
MedTrucks has been created to support patients and health actors through the deployment of mobile care units in the Morocco medical deserts and in emerging countries. These hyper-connected trucks fully equipped for medical care aim to fight against those medical deserts by providing care at the right time and the right place using –when needed – tele-medicine. MedTrucks is developing as well a bunch of services like real-time cartography and tracking to optimize care service delivery to patients, and a medical online training platform for professionals.
Check out the full list of the winners of the Orange Social Venture Prize 2016!