ICT Building Blocks
Starting from a SDG Target or a specific use case, the SDG Building Block Framework shows how these use cases connect to reusable building blocks. Using tools like DIAL’s Catalog of Digital Solutions, procurers can identify candidate products that may be used.
Manages a set of policies allowing users to determine the info that will be accessible to specific potential info consumers, for which purpose, for how long and whether this info can be shared.
Records identifiers and general information about a person, place or entity, typically for the purpose of registration in specific services or programmes and tracking of that entity over time.
Shared data repositories
Facilitates notifications, alerts and 2-way communications between applications and communications services, including SMS, USSD, IVR, email and social media platforms.
Example: RapidPro, Twilio
Reporting and dashboards
Client case management
Geographic information services (GIS)
Provides an engine for setting up events based on regular intervals or specific combinations of status of several parameters in order to trigger specific tasks in an automated business process.
Example: Cron, Django Celery
Workflow and algorithm
Optimize business processes by specifying rules that govern the sequence of activities executed, the type of info exchanged to orchestrate the process flow from initiation to completion.
Example: Drools, Zapier
Implements financial transactions e.g. remittances, claims, purchases & payments , transactional info. Tracking costs utilities & audit trials.
Example: Apache Fineract, Bank EFT & online payments, PayPal
Allows ICT admins to centrally configure & manage user access permissions to network resources, services, databases, apps and devices. Enables secure info exchange between apps.