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Research questions about technology use in education in developing countries

let's investigate this systematically ...

let's investigate this systematically ...

Back in 2005, I h

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"Corporate Data Sharing for Public Good" Panel

(Ottowa, Canada) A panel discussion co-organized by The GovLab (NYU) and IDRC being hosted at the International Open Data Conference 2015 will take up the topic of the "next generation" of open data, which includes private sector or non-profit organizations' d

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Dynamic Spectrum in 2015 Wrap-up of the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Global Summit

nsrc-logoThe Calm Before The Storm” was the subtitle I used to describe my experience of the Dynam

Read more | Many Possilbilities | Original article

Ebola Changed Everything

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How to Implement an ICT4D Strategy in an International Development Organization


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A real-time food security information system is a Big Data reality

Today, all the necessary information assets are available to provide actionable insight to farmers: models, real-time local weather, crop and agronomic

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

APC speaks at WSIS Forum 2015, Geneva

26 May 2015
(APC for APC)

Hosted annually, the WSIS Forum is a space in which APC has participated actively since its incepti

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New Cultural Center Connects Ukrainians, Americans

A new community center in Central Kyiv, Ukraine will become a symbol of mutual understanding and cultural exchange between Ukrainians and Americans.

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AIDF Asia: Aid & Response Summit 2015

(Bangkok, Thailand)The AIDF Asia: Aid & Response Summit 2015 covers overlapping areas of humanitarian response and global development with an emphasis on the role of technology and innovation. 

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World Alliance for Risk Factor Surveillance (WARFS) 2015

(St. John's, Antigua)

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Big Data Innovation Summit

(Boston, USA)

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How To Improve the Use of Technology in Development

In a world where 6 billion people have access to a phone, yet only 4.5 billion have access to a toilet, it is pertinent to ask how technological innovation can meet the needs of those living in poverty. At the How Can We Do Technology for Development Better? Technology Salon at ThoughtWorks in London, Amber...

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APC joins in opposing internet content regulation proposed by South Africa's Film and Publications Board

25 May 2015

If implemented, the Draft Online Regulation Policy proposed by the South African Film and Publications Board (FPB) would, under the guise of child protection, pose serious threats to online freedom of expression.

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Reflections on #Tech4Gov Competition in Pakistan

(Blog post by Hyshyama Hamin, Programme Office, Making All Voices Count)
Winners trackreps

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International network celebrates 25 years of social justice in the digital age

25 May 2015
(Mallory Knodel for APCNews)

Founded in 1990, APC is the world’s longest-running network of civil society organisations a

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Top 5 Hardware Challenges in Information Technology for Development


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Launch of the e-Agriculture 10 Year Review Report

e-Agriculture | Original article

Let’s Eradicate Obstetric Fistula and Restore Dignity for Women

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25 May: Join a live interview on Twitter about ending technology-based violence against women and girls

22 May 2015
(Flavia Fascendini for APCNews)

On Monday 25 May from 13:00 to 14:00 UTC (9:00 am EST), the UN Women South Africa Multi-Country

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Data on Purpose

(Stanford, CA - USA) Using data for social change is one of the greatest challenges and opportunities facing the social sector.

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