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January 2016 Blog Posts (10)

The Fourth Industrial Revolution: what it means, how to respond

We stand on the brink of a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, work, and relate to one another. In its scale, scope, and complexity, the transformation will be unlike anything humankind has experienced before. We do not yet know just how it will unfold, but one thing is clear: the response to it must be integrated and…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on January 24, 2016 at 4:07pm — No Comments

Harnessing the Internet of Things for Global Development

This report explores the current use and potential of Internet of Things (IoT) echnologies in tackling global development challenges, highlighting a number of specific instances where IoT interventions are helping to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues. It presents summary conclusions on what is…

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Added by ahmad shaaban on January 20, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

ICT Improving Low Quality Education In Ghana

It is acknowledged that for Ghana to make any appreciable progress in its socio-economic and human resource development, substantial resources will need to be directed at improving educational policy and delivery.

For instead in 2011, 176,128 candidates, representing…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on January 19, 2016 at 6:49pm — No Comments

Accessible e-Learning Platforms, Hopes and Challenges!

Technology has great potential to overcome physical barriers. It could improve access to learning for students with disabilities. The increased use of ICTs in most sectors of society and recent developments in adaptive hardware and software have allowed individuals with disabilities to do things that were…

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Added by Nabil Eid on January 18, 2016 at 5:10pm — No Comments

Accessible e-Learning Platforms, Hopes and Challenges!

Technology has great potential to overcome physical barriers. It could improve access to learning for students with disabilities. The increased use of ICTs in most sectors of society and recent developments in adaptive hardware and software have allowed individuals with disabilities to do things that were…

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Added by Nabil Eid on January 18, 2016 at 5:07pm — No Comments

The internet - not an equaliser

Here's the story about the global impact of the internet. In the last 20 years, the digital revolution and its leapfrog technologies have allowed developing countries to close the gap with richer nations, and have brought huge advances in health, education and transparent…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on January 16, 2016 at 4:50am — No Comments

Social Innovation Hub launch in presence of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and UNDP Country Director

Aiming to empower young talented women to achieve more through technology, the first Social Innovation Hub has been launched at the National Council for Women in Cairo.

In line with Microsoft’s commitment to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more, Microsoft’s General…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on January 11, 2016 at 5:46pm — No Comments

Rwanda: RapidSMS Saves Mothers, Children Lives

Marie Gorethe Nyirabambari is animatedly engaged with her mobile phone under a tree outside Karwasa Health Centre in Musanze District. She also sieves through a handful of documents on her lap.

Nyirabambariis a community health worker. Her task is to keep tabs on pregnant mothers from the time the pregnancy is announced until delivery.

She…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on January 9, 2016 at 2:56am — No Comments

Rwanda: RapidSMS Saves Mothers, Children Lives

Marie Gorethe Nyirabambari is animatedly engaged with her mobile phone under a tree outside Karwasa Health Centre in Musanze District. She also sieves through a handful of documents on her lap.

Nyirabambariis a community health worker. Her task is to keep tabs on pregnant mothers from the time the pregnancy is announced until delivery.

She…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on January 9, 2016 at 2:56am — No Comments

Tourism Destinations and Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities

Studies about the tourism experience of persons with disabilities first arose in the late 1970 and even in the late 1980 and early 1990, researchers only “toyed with this subject” (McKercher et al., 2003). Nowadays, there are growing numbers of studies concentrating on the tourist experience of persons with…

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Added by Nabil Eid on January 9, 2016 at 2:52am — No Comments

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