DakNet and the benefits of a Western distorted view project

I must recognize that if I have to choose between a neoliberal development and a post-development approach, I would certainly take the last one as most development theorists do, depending on the definition of post-development we refer among the existing hundreds, though. To apply Western views of development and progress …

Digital Humanitarians and Data Protection

Digital Humanitarians and Data Protection In the previous post “Aid Services in the age of Communication and Technology,” we presented how ICT is used to advance the services delivery in aid and humanitarian work, and The new  Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) used by the aid agencies. In this post, …

The role of partnerships and ICT in Nobel Prize ICAN

Anti-nuclear weapons campaigns are not new. Post II World War society also protested against it, especially in the 60’s when the Partial Test Ban Treaty was signed by John F. Kennedy and Nikita Khruschevh in 1963. Organizations like Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth or other groups advocating for a treaty …

ICT 4 aid transparency?

What can Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and digital data do for development and aid in terms of transparency? Are new technologies allowing development partners to share data more efficiently to facilitate planning and coordination of development assistance, and can those on the receiving end get a better idea of …

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