“I would like to invite you to come with me to my mother’s kitchen in rural Zimbabwe.” Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda, General Secretary of the World YWCA, shared this compelling invitation with participants two weeks ago at InterAction’s Forum 2013.
In the next few years, another 2 billion people will be coming online; transforming the Internet from what once was an elite network of the world’s privileged to a democratizer of information and power. This wave of new users will mainly enter the Internet via mobile phones on social networks.
infoDev is on the ground in East London, South Africa gearing up for its 5th Global Forum on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Organized with the South African Department of Science and Technology, the 3-day Forum kicks off next week.