ICTDev Pulse

Midwives Matter for Haiti's Moms

This week I am traveling around Haiti reporting on global health issues that affect women and children.In fact, I am writing this post in the back of an SUV with my fixer and translator headed south of Port-au-Prince to visit Social Good Mom

New ILO Report: The World Needs More Rural Health Workers, A Lot More

Aanjalie CollureOn April 27, a new report released by the United Nations International Labour Organization (ILO) made a distressing finding: without adequate numbers of he

HRH Global Resource Center May Update

This monthly update from the HRH Global Resource Center provides information on the latest resources, improvements, and news from this digital library devoted to human resources for health (HRH).
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Health Care in Conflict: A Doctor's Perspective

Providing or seeking health care in a conflict zone is a perilous undertaking.Every year health workers are kidnapped, threatened, tortured, and killed. Hospitals and clinics are targeted and bombed. Patients are shot.

Announcing the Release of SMSsync v2.8.0

After several pre-releases of SMSsync, we’re happy to announce the release of SMSsync v2.8.0 on the Google Playstore.

New ILO Report: The World Needs More Rural Health Workers, a Lot More

On April 27, a new report released by the United Nations International Labor Organization (ILO) made a distressing findi

6 Considerations for Successful Serious Games for Development

The inaugural Technology Salon in Bangkok on April 30th explored whether mobile games can really help to improve development outcomes. Lead discussants included: Sowirin Chuanprapun of UNESCO, which has been exploring the use of gamification to enhance its broader programs, including the release of Sai Fah – The Flood Fighter, a mobile-based game that they...

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