Archives for January 2014

Some of the ColaLife key milestones in pictures | 1985 to Dec-13

Happy New Year to all of our supporters. I’ve finally taken time out to pull together some of the ColaLife key milestones and lay them out on a timeline in Powerpoint. This timeline runs from 1985 when the ColaLife idea was born through to Dec-13 when we started to move from trial to scale-up. Please […]

Yay! How we are using our MOOlah

Prototype training cards by MOO (sorry, the picture does not do justice to the beauty of these cards!) It was an honour in 2012 to win the MOO Award and it raised the profile of ColaLife significantly. When the award was announced visits to our website increased five-fold. As well as receiving a cash prize of […]

450 turn out at Waterloo University for The Cola Road screening

The biggest ever audience turned out on 16-Jan-14 at the University of Waterloo to hear presentation by our very own Rohit Ramchandani on ColaLife and watch the award-winning ColaLife Documentary – The Cola Road. Missed it? Don’t worry it’s screening again right next door at The GreenHouse, St Paul’s University College, Waterloo, Ontario on 11-Feb-14. Please book […]

Designing for better Zinc adherence

Regular readers will know that Kit Yamoyo, which we designed and distributed through the ColaLife Operational Trial in Zambia (COTZ) did a great job of applying design thinking to make Oral Rehydration Salts easier for mothers to use in their home. We put a lot of effort into understanding the needs and circumstances of carers […]