Ubongo creates interactive edutainment for kids in Africa, delivered to them via technologies they already have. Ubongo currently broadcasts two popular TV shows – “Ubongo Kids” and “Akili and Me” – that teach kids through fun animated stories and catchy songs to over 5.1 million households in East African weekly. Ubongo also distributes multi-platform content on mobile and web, radio, as well as support for caregivers and parents.
Impact on Illiteracy
By leveraging localized media on accessible technology, Ubongo has created an extremely cost-effective and high-reach solution to help close the literacy gap for millions of children at the base of the pyramid in Africa. Recently, Ubongo launched pre-literacy content on television and radio to reach millions more.
Website // ubongo.co