ICTDev Pulse

Digital Media, and Ghana’s Place on the Global Stage

I head to one of my favorite cities, Accra, later this week, to participate in a conference on “The Future of News” and to attend a board meeting for PenPlusBytes, a Ghanaian NGO that trains journalists in computer-assisted reporting, and operates Accra’s New Media Hub.

Crises Mapping & Cleaning our Ocean Blue- Port of San Francisco, Ca.

TODAY: the Research Vessel  (R/V) Ocean Starr ties up in port. Welcoming back from its crises mapping and cleaning derbies in the ocean from California to Hawaii.
Citations : http://www.stabbertmaritime.com/news/ ;
I'll be port-side, and will update as I learn more of their heroic crises action teams journey. 

ICTs for Feminist Movement Building Activist Toolkit

This toolkit draws on the experience and contexts of women activists in southern Africa and beyond. While it focuses on women’s rights activists, anyone who is part of a movement for social change will find it useful.

Map History & Dialog - "A Tent City No More."- Map by R.P. Bridgens - 1853

With many mappers,  members in-the Bay Area, and countless mappers who visit on holiday I thought this was an engaging, heads up, proper to share with my mappers family. A rare look back along with expert dialog, an intimate setting in the heart of San Francisco, Ca. Lets map our way back in time. 1853.

Web We Want campaign announces new small grants

20 August 2015
(Web We Want)

Today, the Web We Want campaign, in collaboration with APC, supported by the Ford Foundation, is delighted to announce the

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