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Digital Transformation e Uguaglianza di Genere: una strada in salita

Tra i cambiamenti che la Digital Transformation porta con sé vi sono sicuramente quelli riguardanti il mercato del lavoro. Non solo l’industria hi-tech accoglierà sempre più lavoratori, con la grande espansione di mercato prevista nei prossimi anni, ma anche le imprese non direttamente coinvolte nella fornitura di beni e servizi tecnologici andranno verso la digitalizzazione […]

SURVEILLANCE DEFENSE: Tips, tools and how-tos for safer online communications

Surveillance Self-Defense (SSD) is a guide to protecting yourself from electronic surveillance for people all over the world. Some aspects of this guide will be useful to people with very little technical knowledge, while others are aimed at an audience with considerable technical expertise and privacy/security trainers. There are many privacy and security guides on the […]

UNHCR – Global Trends FORCED DISPLACEMENT IN 2017

Multiple ongoing displacement crises and several new ones characterised 2017. As a result, the global population of forcibly displaced people increased to 68.5 million, compared with 65.6 million in 2016. Significant new displacement, affecting millions of people, was seen in particular from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Myanmar as well as continuing […]

GENDER AND ICTs – 2018 FAO Report

While the digital revolution is reaching rural areas in many developing countries, the rural digital divide continues to present considerable challenges. The problem is even more acute for women, who face a triple divide: digital, rural and gender. This publication looks at the benefits of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) when placed in the hands […]

The Global Findex Database 2017

The Global Findex database is the world’s most comprehensive data set on how adults save, borrow, make payments, and manage risk. Launched with funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the database has been published every three years since 2011. The data are collected in partnership with Gallup, Inc., through nationally representative surveys of […]

TURNING PROMISES INTO ACTION: Gender Equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

This report by UN Women, Turning Promises into Action, comes at a critical time. More than two years into the life of the 2030 Agenda, it calls for dramatic advances in statistics, financing and policies for gender equality, as well as more determined steps towards democratic governance and accountability. Based on robust data and expert analysis, […]

PM² project management methodology guide

PM² is a project management methodology developed and supported by the European Commission. Its purpose is to enable project teams to manage their projects effectively and deliver solutions and benefits to their organisations and stakeholders. PM² is a light and easy to implement methodology suitable for any type of project. PM² has been custom developed […]

The Global NGO Technology Report 2018

The Global NGO Technology Report (techreport.ngo) is an annual research project that seeks to gain a better understanding of how non-governmental organizations (NGOs) use technology. Sponsored by the Public Interest Registry and researched by Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report summarizes how NGOs use web and email communications, online fundraising tools, social media, mobile technology, and […]

CLICKING CLEAN: WHO IS WINNING THE RACE TO BUILD A GREEN INTERNET? Greenpeace Report

It takes a tremendous amount of energy to manufacture and power our devices, data centres, and related infrastructural needs. The energy footprint of the IT sector is already estimated to consume approximately 7% of global electricity. With an anticipated threefold increase in global internet traffic by 2020, the internet’s energy footprint is expected to rise further, […]