Keheala's story

2011: Background - Before the Pears Challenge

During his undergraduate studies, Jon watched a documentary featuring the challenges of tuberculosis disease (TB) in the Solomon Islands. Even on the small islands, there was a problem of tracking the patients’ treatment and encouraging them to finish it.

2014: Ideation - Participation in Pears Challenge I

2014: First recognition - Product development

2015: Field validation

2015-2017: First funding

2016-2017: Acceleration

2018 - 2020: A path to scale & recognition

2020: Global collaborations

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