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Launch of Digital India: A programme to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy

e-Agriculture | Original article

Rural India : The Next Frontier for Social Media Networks (2013)

e-Agriculture | Original article

Tomorrow’s Health Sectors Need More IT Staff, Interoperable Systems

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Why VAS Vendors Are Key to M4D Solutions

The “How to Work with VAS Vendors for M4D Impact?”, Technology Salon featured a lively discussion with Vijay Sai Pratap, Julia Burchell, and Kristen Roggemann. We focused on value-added service (VAS) vendors, the third-party organizations who create, integrate, launch, and maintain mobile services outside of ‘core’ Mobile Network Operator services: voice, SMS, and data. Participants...

Read more | Technology Salon | Original article

Libraries Increase Access to Online Services in Myanmar

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As Myanmar’s government ministries offer more comprehensive e-government services, rural communities have the most to gain because of their geographic isolation and limited resources.

Read more | ICTWorks | Original article

Tablets in education

 the cure for what ails education?

tablets: the cure for

Read more | World Bank / EduTech | Original article

Courage to Change Child and Youth Lives

“My dream has always been to work with children,” said Siphiwe Sikhasa, between games at the soccer field at the Safe Park in Grabouw, South Africa.Just 45 minutes outside of cosmopolitan Cape Town, the small town with dirt roads looks like

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

The First African Agri-Business Incubation Conference and Expo: Seal the Deal.

e-Agriculture | Original article

Six Reasons Ministries of Finance Should Invest in Health Workers

Last week’s high-level talks about human resources for health in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, resulted in the Addis Ababa Call to Action on financing the health workforce, sig

Read more | CapacityPlus | Original article

Training Course on Agriculture Extension Best Practices

e-Agriculture | Original article

A Walk through Maternal Health Care in Rural India with mSakhi

The two-room health center in Jhansi District has two beds, a chair, and a table.

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

Mandela Washington Fellow Reflects on the 25th Anniversary of the ADA

Michael Mwanzalima Mihayo, a fellow in the Mandela Washington Fellowship from Young African Leaders, reflects on the

Read more | IREX Global Libraries | Original article

Delivering Privilege via WhiteSave.me

I had the privilege (no pun intended) of participating in the Art-a-Hack program via ThoughtWorks this past couple of months. Art-a-Hack is a creative space for artists and hackers to get together for 4 Mondays in June and work together on projects that involve art, tech and hacking.

Read more | LindaRaftree.com Blog | Original article

Of Ushahidi Training Days: Milan Recap

Ushahidi’s tools are only as effective as the individuals and organizations that put them to work changing the way information flows to achieve their own goals.

Read more | Ushahidi | Original article

Bring Your Innovative Workforce Ideas to USAID Indonesia

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Read more | ICTWorks | Original article

Gazing into development’s crystal ball

It’s a sector that famously likes to look and plan ahead. So what does the development professional of today think it takes to be a professional development worker of tomorrow?

Read more | Kiwanja.net blog | Original article

Banning and unbanning phones in schools

forbidden ... or encouraged?

forbidden ...

Read more | World Bank / EduTech | Original article

How To Ensure Global Health Security? Frontline Health Workers, Of Course

During any three-day, high-level meeting of the global health leaders, some common refrains are inevitable.But at the meeting I attended in Cape Town, South Africa, last week—the World Health Organization’s high-level meeting dubbed “Buildin

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

Six Reasons Ministries of Finance Should Invest in Health Workers

Last week’s high-level talks about human resources for health in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, resulted in the

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

Pros and cons of technology for public consultation

The July 7th Technology Salon in New York City focused on the

Read more | LindaRaftree.com Blog | Original article
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