Workers rights reporting using FrontlineSMS

Released:

July 22, 2015

For about a month now, we've been working with Center for Trade Union and Human Rights for a deployment of FrontlineSMS to enable workers reporting on various rights violations. It will also serve as a simple information dissemination tool on workers rights. 

Our Setup

1. Cherry Mobile Flare Lite

2. Desktop running Zentyal Server (a GNU/Linux distribution)

3. Two sim cards for SMART/SUN and Globe. 

FrontlineSMS in now easy to setup. It also works perfectly with GNU/Linux. 

 

Impact

With this tool, workers can send sms to +09985613036 and get a reply on frequently asked question about their rights.