ICTDev Pulse

Joint statement of solidarity with Maria Ressa and Rappler; call for all charges to be dropped

SEAPA and other organisations, including APC, express concern over the unwarranted arrest of Rappler’s chief executive officer Maria Ressa on 13 February 2019 based on libel charges arising from a story published almost seven years ago by t

Philippines: Foundation for Media Alternatives denounces arrest of Rappler CEO Maria Ressa

As advocates of human rights and communication rights, FMA stands by press freedom and free speech as fundamental to civil liberty, especially at a time when the very foundations of democracy are under threat.

Inside the Information Society: Fifteen years in fifteen minutes

David Souter's blog returns from its winter break with a review of the fifteen years since the World Summit on the Information Society - and how it should be viewed in future.

2019 Mobile World Congress

(Barcelona, Spain) MWC19 Barcelona will take place on 25-28 February 2019, and expects more 110,000 professionals from over 200 countries and territories, representing a wide range of industry sectors.

School Gardens and Peer Educators Improve Nutrition in Rural Tajikistan

By Khosiyatkhon Komilova,
Communications specialist
February 13, 2019
These students are learning about soil management, crop rotation, safe drinking water, and much more.

“We can't just sit back and wait”: Indigenous, black and campesino communities in Colombia meet their own communications needs with community wireless network

The “digital divide” in Colombia is particularly wide in rural communities, since service coverage, especially cellular mobile service, is concentrated in urban centres.
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