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RapidSMS: an example of mhealth application

Mhealth tools can be deployed with many functionalities, such…
December 9, 2015/by silviap

Welcome to the mHealth Blog

Hello everybody! My name is Paola Fava, I am a business developer…
November 25, 2015/by viviana

Technology is a new kind of lifeline for refugees

Imagine you’re a refugee leaving home for good. You’ll need…
November 25, 2015/by viviana

From non-techie to ICT4D enthusiast

posted by guest writer Patricia Mtungila

 

I first…
July 30, 2015/by viviana

The importance of a good Internet connection: the Iranian case

Losing a job opportunity because you cannot access a good Internet…
June 17, 2015/by eloisa

Mobile money to improve maternal health, an African story

posted by guest writer Patricia Mtungila* from Lilongwe, Malawi

Healthcare…
May 18, 2015/by redazione uno

Top 10 most innovative companies in Africa – Part II

Read here part 1.

Africa is full of innovation. Whether it…
April 21, 2015/by redazione uno

Looking for a gender perspective in ICT4D|Storify

[View the story "Looking for a gender perspective in ICT4D" on…
April 16, 2015/by redazione uno

Top 10 most innovative companies in Africa – Part I

Africa is full of innovation. Whether it is a startup, or a multinational…
April 16, 2015/by redazione uno

Four ways 3D printing promotes social change

3D Printers can produce extraordinary results, their only limit…
March 26, 2015/by redazione uno

Let’s meet the ICT4D champions of the future

by Serena Carta
Successful oversight of ICT4D projects requires…
February 25, 2015/by redazione uno

7 mobile apps for humanitarians

Mobile phones have become ubiquitous around the world, and many…
February 11, 2015/by redazione uno

How mapping can help defeat the Ebola virus

Over time, technological tools for emergency services have evolved.…
November 28, 2014/by claudia

#connectBurundi: how to build a participatory online map

Historically, maps help with getting a sense of direction. The…
October 31, 2014/by claudia

ICT for farming: videos and SMS to protect livestock in Senegal

 

Daral Technologies, an innovative project in Senegal,…
October 29, 2014/by claudia

#connectBurundi: let’s get it started!

I am travelling to Burundi for 34 days to apply  ICT to a…
October 18, 2014/by claudia

Jjiguène Tech Hub in Dakar: women and ICT for rural development

The Jjiguene Tech Hub is the first all-girl tech hubs in Dakar.…
August 29, 2014/by claudia

Rethinking finance for agriculture: a new challenge for ICT

Organized by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural…
August 11, 2014/by claudia

Agriculture: the future of Africa between tradition and innovation

Agriculture, fishing, farming, access to microcredit for rural…
July 3, 2014/by claudia

Open development: sci-fi or opportunity?

«It is indeed hard to pick a good definition for this term.…
June 25, 2014/by claudia

When cooperation is done via SMS

«Text to change helps NGOs to launch social campaigns and collect…
June 3, 2014/by claudia

The future of ICT: universal, sustainable, open

«To my knowledge, no information technology process has been…
May 23, 2014/by claudia

You never stop learning at Spider center!

Il post che segue (in inglese) è stato pubblicato sul sito dello…
May 23, 2014/by claudia

No, technology will not save the world

Newsfeed stressing the potential of technology to revolutionize…
February 27, 2014/by claudia