Mobile Phones & Behavior Change

2015 Working Group

Lead PIA Member: Grameen Foundation






This group explored and documented best practices for designing appropriate and scalable mobile platforms for behavior change, and designed a challenge for MIT students to innovate scalable mobile solutions for positive behavior change. The group was co-led by MIT D-Lab and the Grameen Foundation and included companies Ajinomoto, Danone, Johnson & Johnson, SC Johnson, Unilever, and NGO World Vision International. The work of the group culminated in a publication titled, "Mobile Phones & Behavior Change: Good Practices for mHealth Interventions (eight pages).

Learn more about the MIT student challenge here.