Ulula automates remote impact assessment and effective communication to protect vulnerable workers and community members from COVID-19’s health, safety and economic risks.

Ulula’s response to COVID-19

The novel coronavirus has disrupted the current way of life and upended global supply chains. Its immediate effects such as travel restrictions, social distancing, self-isolation, and border closures call for new ways to engage and protect your employees, suppliers and the communities where you operate during a time of crisis. The long-term impacts of the crisis, potential resurgences and the likelihood of new and unpredictable shocks require a shift toward worker- and community-centered management systems to foster business and social resilience. 

Ulula provides continuous insights and communication solutions anywhere, anytime and in real-time for resilient communities and workplaces. We have adapted our solutions to help mitigate risk from COVID-19Building on our expertise leveraging digital technology to engage workers and communities around the world, we adapted our solution to support organizations experiencing disruptions caused by COVID-19. Ulula provides continuous insights and communication solutions anywhere, anytime and in real-time for resilient communities and workplaces.

Ulula’s Solution Suite

SUPPLY CHAIN IMPACT ASSESSMENT

SUPPLY CHAIN IMPACT ASSESSMENT

Understand the impacts of COVID-19 on global supply chains to ensure supply chain resilience and business continuity. 

Worker and Management Assessments

  • Assess impacts of COVID-19 on worker compensation, partial unemployment, adequate payment for partial or completed work orders, salaries, overtime, access to personal protective equipment (PPE) and instances of subcontracting. 
  • Open communication lines to disseminate health information and personal hygiene practices to slow the spread of infection.
  • Drive productive conversations with buyers supported by real-time data and analytics on production delays, logistics disruptions, and potential workforce productivity losses resulting from COVID-19.

View Worker and Management Assessment Summary

COMMUNITY IMPACT ASSESSMENT

COMMUNITY IMPACT ASSESSMENT

Maintain communication and engagement with host communities during times of crisis.

  • Two-way communication and feedback to identify vulnerable people and coordinate health support, distribution of food, protective equipment, and other medical equipment to health authorities and individuals.
  • Mass broadcasting of health information including COVID-19 symptoms and hygiene and social distancing practices to slow the spread of infection. 
  • Assess impact of infectious diseases and the economic and social consequences using real-time data analytics and visualizations. 

View Mining Community Engagement Solution Summary

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REMOTE COMPLIANCE MONITORING

REMOTE COMPLIANCE MONITORING

Monitor compliance with international standards and verify third-party audits without an on-the-ground presence.  

  • Ensure regulatory compliance through our assessments which are adapted to any certification standard including SA8000, SMETA, ISO standards, etc.
  • Triangulate data with worker and community member feedback to validate data from audits.  
  • Automated, anonymous remote assessments on labor, social, and business risks. 

 View Remote Assessment Summary

HEALTH AND WELL-BEING COMMUNICATION HUB

HEALTH AND WELL-BEING COMMUNICATION HUB

Early detection of people with COVID-19 symptoms, mental health challenges, and physiological health issues, with mobile-based support. 

  • Large-scale proactive detection of people at risk through real-time anonymous diagnostic of significant mental illness, and systematic progress check-ins and escalations when necessary.  
  • Information mass messaging and coordination between mental health service providers to connect vulnerable individuals to counselling and support.
  • Visualize results of diagnostic surveys in real-time to assess COVID-19 impacts on mental health across different populations and geographies. 

View Workplace Health Check Summary

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How Ulula Works

Multichannel. Ulula can engage directly with workers and community members via SMS, IVR (voice), WhatsApp, and the web in both online and offline communities in remote and rural areas with low or no connectivity. 

Multilingual. Ulula enables engagement in any language and dialect, accessing diverse communities and workplaces anywhere in the world. Our solution also works in different scripts.

Automated. Ulula’s two-way engagement system is automated through chatbots to reduce cost, increase privacy and create a better experience for users.

Anonymous. All assessments, surveys, and grievances are submitted anonymously to protect respondent identities and encourage honest feedback.

Engagement Modules

SURVEY

Automated questionnaires sent directly to worker and community members. All responses are anonymous.

GRIEVANCE MECHANISM

Two-way communication line that allows workers and community members to anonymously submit reports, complaints, concerns, and promptly receive responses directly from management, all while respondent identity is protected.

BROADCAST

Send mass communication and alerts directly to stakeholders’ mobile devices to convey important updates regarding health and safety, facility conditions, workplace policies and regulations, and more.

CAPACITY BUILDING

Centralized platform where workers and community members can access training resources, tools and support to safely and effectively complete their job responsibilities.

Clients and Partners

Ulula Case Studies

Case Study 1

Case Study 1

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Case Study 2

Case Study 2

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Case Study 3

Case Study 3

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Case Study 4

Case Study 4

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There are lots of ways Ulula can help with your specific business objectives. Schedule a demo with us to find out how exactly Ulula can help you do better business.

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