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The One Thing Everyone Should Do Now to Improve Program M&E

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There is a simple solution that is useful throughout the project cycle, takes 10 minutes to set up, is used by millions of organizations worldwide but seldom used in development. What could it be?

Read more | ICTWorks | Original article

When HIV and Gender-Based Violence Intersect, Women Suffer in Silence

In Mara region, Tanzania, Kabula (not her real name) was the youngest of three wives.Eventually one of her husband’s other wives got sick with symptoms that Kabula related to HIV.

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

Ushahidi Partnership Days 2014: Day 1

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[Guestpost by Arushi Jain, Development Intern on Ushahidi Platform]

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Understanding Health Workforce Productivity at the Facility Level: A New eLearning Course

People drive health systems.

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

Take Back the Tech! campaign wins ITU award for gender equality in tech

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28 October 2014
(FF for APCNews)

APC’s Take Back the Tech!

Read more | APC.org Blog | Original article

The Wantrapreneur Chronicles #4: Failure

A lot has been said about the role of failure in the shaping of an entrepreneur. It is evident that one of the defining characteristics of innovation hubs such as Silicon Valley is a high tolerance of failure. The experience in my own cultural experience on the other hand is that failure is generally frowned upon.

Read more | Afrinnovator | Original article

Win $10,000 in USAID Mobiles for Development in Asia Award

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Men and Boys Come Out in Droves for HIV Services in Tanzania

As a senior program manager for IntraHealth International’s Tanzania HIV Prevention Project, I have witnessed male circumcision outreach activities during many vis

Read more | IntraHealth Open | Original article

APC gives specific recommendations to ITU member states at this year's Plenipotentiary Conference

BUSAN
27 October 2014
(APC for APCNews)

APC formally submits remarks directed at ITU member states in Busan, South Korea for the ITU’s

Read more | APC.org Blog | Original article

On Voice of America: Discussing Solutions to Youth Unemployment with Two Social Entrepreneurs

Voice of America's Jackson Mvunganyi sat down with Esther Eshiet and Marlon Parker, two Ashoka Fellows who are working to solve youth employment in Africa as part of the Ashoka’s Future Forward program, a partnership with the MasterCard Foundation. The conversation explored innovative solutions to youth employment in Calabar, Nigeria and in South Africa.

Read more | Changemakers | Original article

Syrian Women Urge Policy Makers to Stop Supporting Violence

A diverse group of Syrian women came to the US this fall to urge policy makers to stop supporting violence and instead support ongoing negotiations for a peaceful democratic transition, provide more resources for humanitarian aid, work to ensure

Read more | IREX Global Libraries | Original article

How technology informs my activism: A conversation with gender and technology activists in Barcelona

BARCELONA
27 October 2014
(FF for GenderIT.org)

Interviewed during the APC Member Meeting in Barcelona, Spain, gender and technology activists Anne Roth,

Read more | APC.org Blog | Original article

Climate-Friendly Communities, Made Possible Through Empathy

Ebola and ISIS are mak

Read more | Changemakers | Original article

Kristin Lord Takes the Helm at IREX

Kristin M. Lord began her tenure as IREX’s fifth President and CEO last week. A dynamic and proven leader, Lord brings more than twenty years of experience in the fields of foreign policy, higher education, technology, and development.

Read more | IREX Global Libraries | Original article

Announcing NEW SMSsync: Version 2.7

SMSsync v2.7

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Please RSVP Now: Is 3D Printing a Relevant Technology for Development?

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Connectivity equals opportunity: PPPs narrow the "broadband gap"


A billboard announces the arrival of high-speed broadband internet

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

Support Inveneo’s Response to Fighting Ebola

Ebola has become an increasingly serious health crisis around the world, and humanitarian aid organizations in West Africa are in critical need of ICTs (Information and Communications Technologies) to effectively support health care workers. In response, Inveneo is assembling a team that is preparing to travel to Accra, Ghana.

Read more | Inveneo News Feed | Original article

Mandy Moore and Jennifer James See Tanzania's Health Workers in Action

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One Mom Blogger + a Pop Star See Tanzania's Health Workers in Action

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