World AIDS Day and Mobile Phones

Today the world is celebrating World AIDS Day and at RLabs we are doing our part to ensure a difference in the lives of people impacted by HIV and AIDS. Some of the projects the RLabs team had involvement with includes: – Mobile Counselling with Cell Life and National AIDS Helpline – Mobile HIV/AIDS Information […]

LLiSA Conference Presentation

Today RLabs presented at the first annual Living Labs in Southern Africa (LLiSA) conference sharing our experiences, challenges and opportunities. A more detailed discussion on Day 1 can be read here and the presentation can be read below. RLabs: Living Lab Challenges and Opportunities View more presentations from Marlon Parker.

Social Media Strategies

As most organisations have staff and clients making use of Social Media, adopting a strategy for engagement and marketing should be considered to maximise the use of these powerful tools. A few questions to ask before making use of Social Media in your organisations are: – Where are your customers having their conversations? Are they […]

RLabs welcomes Amsterdam Business School

Today RLabs was priviliged to host a group of amazing individuals from the University of Amsterdam Business School who are currently busy with their Executive Masters in Information Management. The group have been doing a week of training and projects part of a collaboration with UCT Graduate School of Business. Being part of this programme […]

RLabs first Mobile Counselling Graduates

In collaboration with the Department of Social Development and Impact Direct Ministries, the RLabs team hosted the world’s first Mobile Counselling Course to a group of particpants from various Non profit and Community based organisations. The focus of the training was to empower these organisations to make use of mobile phones as part of their […]

Mobile Counselling Workshop

Next week we are embarking on another exciting initiative and that is our first mobile counselling workshop with a group of non-profits in the substance abuse sector. This include large organisations such as SANCA and DOPSTOP who will receive this training by RLabs mobile counselling facilitators. The software that we will use for training was […]

SAFIPA Knowledge Exchange Presentation

R Labs Overview View more presentations from Reconstructed Living Lab. I’ve been privileged to be selected as part of a team of delegates to Finland on the SAFIPA (South African Finland Knowledge ICT Partnership) Knowledge Exchange. This delegation will be in Finland till the end of this week and an exciting lineup of meetings have […]