ICTDev Pulse

#NotAnotherDay in Prison for Egyptian Activists

27 August 2014
(APCNews)

APC strongly condemns the continued and arbitrary detention of Alaa Abd El Fattah and Sanaa Seif for violation of Egypt’s highly

Self-segregation on social networks and the implications for the Ferguson, MO story

Michael Brown was fatally shot by police officer Darren Wilson on Saturday August 9, 2014. After his body lay in the hot street for four hours, Ferguson residents took to the streets to protest his killing. Brown’s death, the ensuing protest and the militarized police response opened a debate about race, justice and policing in America that continues today.

Inclusivity in ICT4D Initiatives

Cross-posted from the Making All Voices Count Blog. View the original article here.

Gender and Information Communication Technologies (ICTS) in Nigeria: Challenges and Prospects

Despite the emphasis placed on the use of information communication technologies (ICTs) in Nigeria, women are often underrepresented in terms of access and use. Gender differences in ICT use in Nigeria are linked to patterns of discrimination in the society at large, as well as with patterns of power relations within the home.

Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2014

(Istanbul, Turkey) The Ninth Annual IGF Meeting will be held in Istanbul, Turkey on 2-5 September 2014.
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