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August 15, 2017

Scaling Digital Health in Developing Markets: Opportunities and Recommendations for Mobile Operators

"Digital health is taking its first steps in some African, Asian and Latin American markets, with a widespread view that greater use of technology and digital solutions can help address key...

August 11, 2017

Development and Access to Information

"Can access to information create more socially and economically inclusive societies? ....[H]w can we capitalize on the strengths of the information society to help combat poverty and inequality,...

August 11, 2017

New Pathways for Citizen Agency: Open Government National Action Plans in Uruguay

This research brief looks at the experience of open governance in Uruguay. It analyses the creation and implementation of the Open Government National Action Plan (OGP-NAP) to understand its impact...

August 9, 2017

Pathways to Accountability from the Margins: Reflections on Participatory Video Practice

"Many participatory governance and accountability processes, and the theoretical discourses and practical approaches underlying them, do not pay sufficient attention to the need to shape the...

August 7, 2017

Young Adolescents and Digital Media: Uses, Risks and Opportunities in Low-and Middle-Income Countries

With the goal of contributing to evidence-informed programming and policy dialogues and action, this rapid evidence review explores adolescent girls' access to and use of digital media, especially...

August 4, 2017

The State of Mobile Data for Social Good

"There are many different stakeholders...in the mobile data for social good field, and all play a role in converting mobile data into actionable insights. The large number of stakeholder groups - and...

August 3, 2017

When Digital Democracy Falls Short: Insights from Colombia

This research brief examines the impact of information and communication technology (ICT) mediation in democratisation and citizen engagement in Colombia. This country's e-government development has...

August 2, 2017

Digital Discrimination: Political Bias in Internet Service Provision across Ethnic Groups

"The global expansion of the Internet is frequently associated with increased government transparency, political rights, and democracy....Still, we do not know how the provision of Internet services...

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July 31, 2017

This paper gives an overview of the state of information and communication technology (ICT)-mediated citizen participation in Brazil. Internet...

July 28, 2017

"[T]he spread of community radio as an institution is rooted in a history of struggle and media activism engaged among disparate movements and...

July 26, 2017

"[T]he historical resilience of radio and its future prospects within Afghanistan’s fluid media landscape, and in particular the viability of...

July 25, 2017

Rádio Yandê is a community radio station that uses digital media to bring Brazil's indigenous cultures and languages to the forefront. The station...

July 21, 2017

"Rather than thinking about children as objects to be studied, we might think of children as co-researchers who are involved in all phases of...

July 18, 2017

Published as part of the Brussels Privacy Hub (BPH) and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)'s Data Protection in Humanitarian Action...

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