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Why BIG Data Matters for Lower Mekong Countries


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“We need to avoid a situation where the DNS is used to police content”: A conversation with ICANN's Rafik Dammak

2 July 2015
(Flavia Fascendini for APCNews)

APC attended the 53rd meeting of the International Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers

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APC hosts “open web” advocate for 2015 Ford-Mozilla fellowship

2 July 2015
(Mallory Knodel for APCNews)

APC will host Andrea Del Río, a participant in the 2015 Open Web Fellows programme, which is an i

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Ushahidi v3.0.0.0-beta.20 release! It’s live!

We’ve just rolled out Ushahidi v3.0.0.0-beta.20, with more new features and improvements following our last release.

Read more | Ushahidi | Original article

WSIS+10: APC's statement on 'The way forward: Harnessing information and communications technologies for development'

2 July 2015
(APC for APCNews)

Much still needs to be done to realise the WSIS goal of a “people-centered, inclusive and development-oriented Information Society”, where everyone can create, access, use and share information to fully promote sustainable development and improve their qualit

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Nairobi will gather the ICT world of the Commonwealth

e-Agriculture | Original article

ICT uptake and usage in agricultural value chains in the Caribbean

e-Agriculture | Original article

IREX Announces 4th Annual Photo Contest Winners

IREX congratulates the four winners of the 4th annual Make a Better World Photo Contest!

Read more | IREX Global Libraries | Original article

Advice to a Younger Me: Marcus Noel, Heart of Man

Read more | Changemakers | Original article

3 Steps to Implement USAID Open Data Policy ADS 579


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Digital IDs: A powerful platform for enhanced service delivery across all sectors

Lack of personal official identification (ID) prevents people from fully exercising their rights and isolates them socially and economically — voting, legal action, receipt of government benefits, banking, and borrowing are all virtually closed off.

Read more | World Bank: Information and Communications for Development | Original article

Making a new ending

Exactly two-and-a-half years ago I sat on the Unreasonable at Sea ship, docked in Ho Chi Minh City, planning next steps in a life and career that’s taken me from programming Commodore PET computers, running primate sanctuaries and deve

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Farm Radio International wins WSIS 2015 Prize for innovation in the field of ICTS

e-Agriculture | Original article

One Million Bones: The Road to Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina

 One Million BonesNational Mall in Washington D.C. Photo credit: One Million Bones and used with permission.

Read more | Rising Voices News | Original article

Bloudin Creative Leadership Summit

(New York, USA) Global Pulse director Robert Kirkpatrick will be a panellist at a session on Corporate Data Sharing for the Public Good, alongside Dr. Stefaan Verhulst, Co-Founder of the NYU GovLab (Moderator) and Mr.

Read more | UN Global Pulse | Original article

Data for Good Exchange 2015

(New York, USA) This workshop builds on Bloomberg's Data for Good Exchange, sharing success stories, challenges, and visions for the future of

Read more | UN Global Pulse | Original article

If Ebola Comes, Kenya Will Be Ready

When Ebola hits a country, there’s no time to ”develop the health system” or ”build capacity,“ two terms that those of us working in global health toss around a lot.

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

Working on a secure access to ICT for agriculture and other sectors.

e-Agriculture | Original article

Does Technology Make Monitoring and Evaluation More or Less Efficient?


Read more | ICTWorks | Original article

Blog Competition: ICTs in Nepalese Agriculture

e-Agriculture | Original article
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