“The Vodafone Foundation has unveiled a portable "Instant Classroom" that it hopes will give 15,000 child …
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The Internet of Things (IoT) has been heralded as the next big wave in the technology revolution. In an ever-connected world, the IoT offers vast untapped potential for a new generation of innovators to create new apps or develop solutions that will enrich their communities.…Continue
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Africa’s population is growing fast and is experiencing a slow demographic transition, which will increase the pressure countries face with job creation.
How do we support our youth to become more employable.
According to a UNDP discussion paper…Continue
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UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT is a section where we share inspiring stories of Telecentre.org members and partners through brief interviews. In this article, we feature Ms. Arwa Al-Deram, Executive Director of SOUL, a nonprofit organization based in Yemen that works toward the…Continue
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From the telecentres perspective, what lies ahead for technology? Digital technology and the Internet have changed the lives of billions of people in the past 20 years. However, considering the continued rapid pace of technological development, we may be in the early stages of a much larger shift in our society.
The World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on the…Continue
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International Girls in ICT Day is an initiative backed by all ITU Member States in ITU Plenipotentiary Resolution 70 (Guadalajara, 2010) . It aims to create a global environment that empowers and encourages girls and young women to consider…Continue
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AFRICA may be prone to chronic power shortages, weak infrastructure and economies still overly-dependent on commodities. But it is also being seen by technology firms as a new frontier for innovation: herds of new tech start-ups and small businesses are being birthed across the continent.
Almost as innovative as…Continue
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The ITU Telecom World Young Innovators Competition is looking for young social entrepreneurs using innovative ICT-based ideas to encourage entrepreneurship in local communities around the world. These efforts can encourage entrepreneurs in any field, through incubation, skill building, mentorship, sharing resources and collaboration between small businesses.
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Malawi has developed an innovative and highly successful interactive communications campaign in a quest to solve problems surrounding public health in the country. through a radio drama programme, which has reached over 55% of its target audience and encourages listeners to interact with the show using SMS and social media, key…Continue
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Telecentre Foundation is proud to be a member of the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI). Yesterday, the Alliance has released the new edition of its annual Affordability Report, which examines the current affordability environment across 51 developing and…Continue
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