Women's Empowerment on Wheels: Driving Social Change
Last Update: February 17, 2014
Busanti meets women at the corner of Social & Technological Innovation, bridging two unaddressed market needs, safe transport and healthcare for women. Busanti, Pakistan’s first 'public health' bus service will provide millions of low-income women a safe and dignified vehicle for transport while offering them education on preventive health via animated videos on board. Commuters will also have access to a 24/7 health-line for women. Busanti can be is accessed via a ‘pay-as-you-go’ model or the pioneer ‘smart-card’ bus pass which employers can subsidize and embed with health insurance. Busanti also offers women’s brands a way to ‘Brand a Bus,’ giving them more mileage for their brands!
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