Reaching Out to Villagers in India to get Vaccinated and Protect themselves from COVID-19

In rural India, there has been widespread hesitancy to get the COVID-19 vaccine, despite the fact the area accounts for 65% of the country’s population. Doctors with Amrita Hospital are reaching out to our teams in villages to help share information about the safety of the vaccine, especially in remote tribal areas.

Allaying Fears and Improving Awareness during Covid-19

The sudden and devastating losses of human life during the Covid-19 pandemic has taken a toll on the world without prejudice. The Government of India and the medical community have provided timely guidance to India's citizens, which has significantly curbed the spread of this infection in one of the world'smost populated countries.

Amrita Designs Mobile App to Tackle Low-Literacy

Dorothy Bush Koch, daughter of 41st President of the United States George H.W. Bush and sister of 43rd President George W. Bush, officially welcomed Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi to Washington, D.C. on July 1, 2019.  “Doro” and her sister-in-law, Patricia Reilly Koch, garlanded Amma, received her blessings and offered a few words. 

AmritaCREATE at UNESCO MLW2019 - Artificial Intelligence for Sustainable Development

Dr. Prema Nedungadi, Director, AmritaCREATE ( Amrita Center for Research in Analytics, Technologies & Education) presented Amrita Learning, India’s first Intelligent Tutoring System, at Mobile Learning Week, MLW 2019, at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris from March 4-8, 2019.

Amrita’s Learning App Wins $125,000 Prize in US-based XPRIZE Adult Literacy Competition

Amrita Learning App, a finalist in the Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE competition, emerged as a winner in its final phase amongst 108 other registered teams and was adjudged to be providing one of the best ways to accelerate adult literacy in the US using mobile solutions.