Smartphones & social media: a virtually exclusive benefit for those living in the West?

Although mobile technologies importance for many aid workers in the field is unquestioned, vulnerable people in crisis situations are often still facing difficulties in getting access to the data that they need. What happens if they don´t have a smartphone to get access to special apps? It is generally very …

Digitized Public Financial Management Reforms (PFMR)

Ghana has since the 1990’s embarked on reforms in its public financial management framework which covered a review of Review Management, Legal & Policy framework, Economic Planning, Budgeting, Procurement, Contract Award, Payment, Payroll and Audits. To ensure effective implementation, the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) framework was adopted to …