ICT for Development

How can the internet help realise the right to education? The South African case

16 May 2016
(Andrew Rens)

As part of our research project Connecting your rights: Economic, social and cultural rights (ESCRs) and the internet, scholar Andrew Rens has produced a paper that focuses on the role of the internet in providing educational resources in South Africa.

RightsCon 2016: “A mandatory meeting on internet rights, but more global South perspectives are needed”

13 May 2016

“While the perspectives of the global South do not yet fully permeate discussions in RightsCon, it is emerging as a space where they can be addressed, discussed and more fully understood.”

“We need to take the African Declaration of Internet Rights to where the people are”

4 May 2016

Nigerian internet rights defender Gbenga Sesan talks about the African Declaration on Internet Rights, youth and the importance of regional work.

AlterMundi: “Community networks embody the original spirit of the internet”

23 November 2015
(Leila Nachawati Rego for APCNoticias)

They are called AlterMundi and describe themselves as a “network of acti

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