Ray Besiga

Portrait of Ray Besiga

I am Ray Besiga, a digital product thinker, designer and engineer. I straddle the intersection between technology and design to create the best possible experiences for users across digital media. I am a Front-End User Experience Engineer at Catalpa. I co-founded Sparkplug. I’m a life learner and social justice enthusiast.

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Some of the product design work I have done.

Liga Inan

Timor-Leste's first mHealth project was started with the goal of putting health in the hands of mothers. Liga Inan is using mobile phones to connect expectant mothers with health providers in Timor-Leste to improve the likelihood of a healthy pregnancy and birth.

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East Africa's first mobile-money powered crowdfunding platform was built with an aim to leverage the ubiquitous mobile money wallets and local payment remittance methods to take the pain out of fund collection for well meaning social campaigns

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A native Android app that is still under development. The gist of it: a citizen engagment platform for service requests in cities and urban spaces in the developing world. DM on Twitter or email for more information.