Visuals in media representations: misused?

In recent years there is much more focus on the visualizations in media representations, looking at the images and photographs which go viral. But there are a number of overarching questions looking at these news coverages and images presented, while looking at the nature of the conflict and the recipient …

The Role of ICT in promoting gender-inclusive development

Technological developments are transforming how people live and interact with one another. However, since technology mirrors the societies within which it exists, it is evident that it has failed to bridge the gender gap in the current society adequately. The existing power relations in an organization determine the enjoyment of …

The Role of ICT in poverty eradication

Technological developments are creating new opportunities for the achievement of positive outcomes in poverty eradication across the world. The first effect is that ICT increases awareness and literacy levels in communities across the world. The more educated a population is, the more likely that it will be able to embrace …

Challenges in ICT4D projects

Information and communication technology contribute to the growth and development of new colonies. The rapid adoption of mobile phones and internet access has played a crucial role in improving the quality of human life. However, many challenges remain in the utilization of technology in poverty eradication and development projects.   …