3 years after the launch in May 2016 — by a group of design advocates based in Dakar — of the first UX designers community in West Africa called YUX…
Looka, a community based approach to market research in Africa
How Human Centered Design can help improve reproductive health programs in Senegal?
Adolescents and young people face many reproductive health problems, especially girls. They must also face difficulties of insertion in the economic life. They have little place in the public dialogue, which does not allow them to have significant levers of action. With this in mind, ADEMAS and SHOPS+, a USAID Program, have chosen a Human … Continue reading How Human Centered Design can help improve reproductive health programs in Senegal?
GSMA RWANDA Analyzing tea and dairy value chains to design relevant digital services
GSMA is supporting the newly merged Rwandan operator Airtel-Tigo to develop digital and financial services for different agricultural value chains. Even though Mobile Money is fairly well developed in Rwanda, they noticed that among the rural population usage was low. Could a human-centered value chain approach detect digitization opportunities by leveraging mobile money usage ? … Continue reading GSMA RWANDA Analyzing tea and dairy value chains to design relevant digital services
Maano App Re-thinking an agriculture marketplace to empower farmers
WFP and UNCDF worked with YUX and Amarante Consulting to transform the user experience of Maano, a digital marketplace for farmers in Zambia.
Orange Labs – Understand the need for a B2B communication service in Western Africa
After an intensive qualitative research phase on B2B communication practices in Senegalese businesses, Orange Labs developed an app integrating the research recommendations. This alpha version of the app was tested in a controlled environment in Dakar, leading to UX/UI improvements.
Orange Sénégal – Transforming telecom services with UX-UI Design
Since 2017, YUX is working side to side with its digital and IT departments to bring UX methodologies to their daily routines and accelerate their product development cycles.
For our last stories about Design in Africa, visit our new site yux.design
We finally released our new website with detailed cases studies about UX-UI and Human Centered Design in Africa for Fintech, Telecoms, Agriculture, education, health and informal economies !
How to talk about money with the informal sector in Africa
Case study on savings behavior of traders and informal sector employees in Senegal. Hello Yuxies ! All case studies and stories by YUX are now on medium ! You can find this entire article here https://medium.com/@yuxdesign/how-to-talk-about-money-with-the-informal-sector-in-africa-c0273e0f2ea8
YUX lance sa formation “UX Lead”
La YUX Design Academy est un centre de formation créé en janvier 2019 par l’agence YUX dans le but former la nouvelle génération de designers dont l’Afrique a besoin. Nous offrons des formations professionnalisantes permettant aux jeunes et aux professionnels de se spécialiser dans les domaines du UX-UI et du Human Centered Design. Notre but … Continue reading YUX lance sa formation “UX Lead”