Prevention Kit - LoRa Network
Long range (LORA) devices connected to smartphones provide a indenpendent network between devices. It`s a potential technological solution to the plethora of difficulties that threaten the existence of the peoples.
The project is currently being developed in collaboration with the Nuba and is being designed to meet specific needs in their environment:
• Communication. Enables instant information flow among villages since the long walks between them can be life-threathning.
• Movement detection. Alerts in case of militant activities, aeroplanes, attacks. - Communication. Enables instant information flow among villages since the long walks between them can be life-threatening.
• Health challenges. Leprosy is an extensive medical problem in the Nuba community nevertheless treatable with regular medicine intake. Apps help remind them when it's time to take the medicine.
Devices will be tested in December 2019 in the Nuba Mountains.
From a functional aspect, LoRa Network can also be transferred to other environments.