Links We Love: 3 November

Every Friday the Quartet chooses from media we’ve consumed this week. Maia On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media Evidence continues to arise inciting the unruly nature of social media’s ability to fuel hate speech around the world. Can social media giants get a handle on …

Links We Love: 26 October

Every Friday the Quartet chooses from media we’ve consumed this week. Iuna Radi-Aid has a new Research Project Ever wondered what the people on our aid posters would say if they would be able to speak? Well, now you will find out because the amazing Radi-Aid is back with a …

ICT not 4D

Information communication technology (ICT) is increasingly used by development agencies and governments to help achieve development goals. Countless examples show the potential power ICTs have to improve the livelihoods of people and protect our planet. But there are also dark sides of ICT—sometimes intentional, other times not—that warrant a cautious, …

Building impactful C4D campaigns: An interview with IOM X’s former C4D officer

Emily Cholette led IOM X’s communication for development (C4D) work in Bangkok, Thailand as the C4D officer from 2014-2017. IOM X is the International Organization for Migration’s innovative campaign to encourage safe migration and public action to stop exploitation and human trafficking. I caught up with Emily, who has since …