When he was interviewed, the Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus, at the 2013 mHealth Summit, he said that mobile phones are the “Aladdin’s lamp for healthcare”, a statement that still rings true today.
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The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation (TCCAF) has unveiled a new digital technology platform that will connect young people to employment, training and mentoring opportunities in its pan-African youth empowerment initiative, Youth Empowered for Success (YES!).
The new YES! technology platform will enable wider accessibility and greater scale for the…Continue
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By; Mayanja Meddie, FormerSenior Program Officer for telecentre.org at IDRC.
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alt-rootsofhope.org: Between a Rock and a Hard Place
There are a couple of key markers, stopping off points on the Community Technology road between the US and Cuba, and an especially useful one is rootsofhope.org. It’s got prime resources and lessons to teach, about what to do, and what not to do.
What’s not to like? — www.rootsofhope.org is a bilingual “international…
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Unemployment is one of the biggest issues facing us today specifically, the disability community. Entering and influence disability employment provides increased confidence, expanding their social network and social skills as well as opportunities to develop a career by gaining new work skills and…Continue
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Children, ICT and Development, a report for the UNICEF Office of Research – Innocenti, by the ICT4D Centre at Royal Holloway, University of London and Jigsaw Consult, explores the ways in which…Continue
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Down syndrome (Trisomy 21) is the world’s most common chromosomal disorder and cause of intellectual disability. It is not an illness or disease, and occurs at conception. It occurs in one of every 1,000 to 1 in 1,100 live births worldwide, and that each year, approximately 3,000 to 5,000 children are born with this…Continue
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The economy of Bangladesh depends chiefly on agriculture. The challenge of feeding the increasing population from the shrinking land and water resources is a great task. Many agencies are working to support the farmers to produce food materials and related products. A number of approaches are taken to provide farmers required information to support their farming operation. The agricultural system of Bangladesh has a long history of coping with the challenges. The system has experienced…Continue
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