Feed items

​New report: How Open Data can drive sustainable development

Open Data  data that is freely available online for anyone to use and republish for any purpose is beco

Open Data for Business Tool: learning from initial pilots

Citizens in Nigeria participate in a
readiness assessment exercise to identify

​Quenching the Thirst for Innovation: Are subsidies just a drop in the sea?

As the world is rapidly moving towards recasting development financing to meet the pressing needs of the post-2015 development agenda, the question of subsidies’ efficiency comes to light (again).

​Are we heading towards a jobless future?

From the wheel to the steam engine, from the car to ‘New Horizons’ — an inter-planetary space probe capable of transmitting high-resolution images of Pluto and its moons — from the abacus to exascale super-computers, we have come a long way in our tryst with tech

MOOCs and e-learning for higher education in developing countries: the case of Tajikistan

There has been a lot of talk and research on massive open online courses (MOOCs) and their potential impact, but is it really applicable to developing countries? How can universities take advantage of online content?

Digital IDs: A powerful platform for enhanced service delivery across all sectors

Lack of personal official identification (ID) prevents people from fully exercising their rights and isolates them socially and economically — voting, legal action, receipt of government benefits, banking, and borrowing are all virtually closed off.