ICTDev Pulse

The bigger picture: Assessing Zimbabwe’s internet blockade

Civil disobedience is a tool that some governments on the African continent are increasingly realising can be fuelled and sustained by the internet, and this has seen more governments impose an internet shutdown.

In Afghanistan, Women Step Up to Fill Need for Frontline Health Workers

By Mare Elston,
Technical services manager, USAID Promote: Women in the Economy program
February 22, 2019
Female clients often want care from female health workers, but they're in short supply.

DigiGlot Newsletter: App links refugees with volunteer translators

The DigiGlot Newsletter is a bi-weekly collaborative newsletter that reports on how indigenous, minority, and endangered language communities are adopting and adapting technology to increase the digital presence of their languages, and in the process changing the internet landscape by increasing linguistic diversity online.

Jinbonet, 20 years defending internet rights in Korea

For the last 20 years, Jinbonet has been a consistent and courageous voice in resisting state regulation of the internet that violates people's rights in Korea.

KICTANet: Is privacy a concern for mobile phone users in Africa?

Is privacy a concern for mobile phone users in Africa? How important is it to raise awareness about this issue? APC member KICTANet explores these questions in a series of interviews gathered in this video.
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