Kyalo Richard; Mutua Nicholas Muthama; Mutua Nicholas Mung'ithya
Abstract: Sting Stigma Eradication Application forms the lifetime of fighting Stigma related to HIV/AIDS in Kenya and other developing countries in Africa. However, through this project there is remarkable improvement in approach of dealing with people affected or infected by HIV. It is therefore a turning point to a long journey of fighting the diseases in the entire continent. The IT initiative has encouraged various organizations to develop systems to facilitate their day to day operations. SSEA incorporates various modules for automating service delivery and enhancing communication between the concerned parties and thus help in saving time and operations thus increasing efficiency. The purpose of this solution is to present the software engineering approach for development which focuses on the set of activities and associated results to develop a Sting Stigma Eradication Application meant to perform some of services delivery necessary for individuals affected by HIV/AIDS automatically at their comfort by use of widely used technology, mobile and web technology.
Keywords: Sting Stigma Eradication Application (SSEA), Short Messaging Service (SMS), Information Technology (IT), Antiretroviral Drug (ARV).