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September 21, 2017

ICT4D Research: Reflections on History and Future Agenda

"[T]o what extent are ICTs contributing to development, particularly that of the relatively poor members of society? How can we extend the benefits of ICTs more widely in society and mitigate the...

September 20, 2017

Voice or Chatter? Making ICTs Work for Transformative Engagement

"Digital choices for democracy can empower or disempower citizens; can present citizens with real alternatives for equality, thereby deepening democracy; or [can] prove costly for both individual...

September 18, 2017

Protecting Children on the Move in Asia through Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Social Media

"In a region with more mobile phones than people, growth in Southeast Asia presents opportunities for children on the move to make informed decisions prior to migration and could help to...

September 14, 2017

Barriers and Solutions in Using M4D: Connecting Directly to Citizens for Scalable Impact

"For a mobile engagement project to create real impact, affordable and scalable technology is a necessary starting point, but elements of culture, psychology and human design must be considered."...

September 12, 2017

Effectiveness of mHealth Interventions for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

"mHealth research projects are typically under-theorised, poorly specified and vaguely described. This creates challenges for effective evidence synthesis, risks unintended consequences that cannot...

September 8, 2017

Digital Tools and Improving Women's Safety and Access to Support Services

"The literature on (non-digital and digital) ICTs (Information and Communication Technologies) and women and girls' empowerment is relatively large, but most studies focus on women's economic...

September 7, 2017

Digital Tools and Changing Behaviour in Relation to Violence against Women

What are the most effective tools developed for digital platforms (social media, mobile phone apps and websites) that have been successful in changing behaviour in relation to violence against women...

September 7, 2017

Civic Tech in the Global South: Assessing Technology for the Public Good

"[I]n contrast with the deluge of blog posts and tweets praising technology’s role to promote smarter and more participatory governments, one finds limited evidence on the effects of technology on...

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2017-09-15 The Drum Beat 743 - Seeking Your Support; Thanking Those Supporting - The Communication Initiative
2017-09-05 The Drum Beat 742 - Hopes and Fears: Polio Opinion and Essentials
2017-08-22 Son de Tambora 315 - Nuevo Sitio Temático sobre los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible
2017-08-21 The Drum Beat 741 - The State of C4D in Academic Institutions
2017-08-07 The Drum Beat 740 - Governance in Community Decision-Making Related to Polio Immunisation
2017-08-07 The Soul Beat 269 - Promoting Good Nutrition for Mothers and Children in Africa
2017-08-05 Son de Tambora 314 - Fundamentación y evidencia. Nuevo sitio temático
2017-08-03 SON DE TAMBORA - 152 - "Sin comunicación no hay desarrollo"
2017-07-21 The Drum Beat 739 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2017-07-06 The Drum Beat 738 - Unpacking the Concept of Civic Space
2017-06-14 The Drum Beat 737 - Managing Knowledge for Health and Development
2017-06-12 The Soul Beat 268 - Media (for) Development in Africa
2017-06-05 The Drum Beat 736 - Polio in Ukraine through a Social Media Lens
2017-05-23 The Drum Beat 735 - Gendered Lenses on Healthy Communication
2017-05-10 The Drum Beat 734 - Communicating on Climate Change
2017-04-25 The Drum Beat 733 - Global Health Stories
2017-04-10 The Soul Beat 267 - Communicating for Food Security and Agriculture in Africa
2017-04-04 The Drum Beat 732 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates
2017-03-21 The Drum Beat 731 - Facets of Polio Communication
2017-03-02 The Drum Beat 730 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2017-02-16 The Drum Beat 729 - Communicating to Counter Violent Extremism
2017-02-13 The Soul Beat 266 - Promoting the Sexual and Reproductive Health of Young People in Africa
2017-02-07 The Drum Beat 728 - Health Communication
2017-01-23 The Drum Beat 727 - Harnessing and Opening Data for Development
2017-01-05 The Drum Beat 726 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-12-13 The Drum Beat 725 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-12-12 The Soul Beat 265 - Communication and Media News and Issues
2016-11-28 The Drum Beat 724 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates
2016-11-14 The Drum Beat 723 - Communication to Address Violence against Women and Girls
2016-10-24 The Drum Beat 722 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-10-11 The Drum Beat 721 - Participation and Power
2016-10-10 The Soul Beat 264 - Media and Communication for Children's Rights
2016-09-23 The Drum Beat 720 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-09-09 The Drum Beat 719 - Opening Access to Polio Communication Research
2016-08-29 The Drum Beat 718 - Bloggers Speak Out
2016-08-09 The Drum Beat 717 - Connecting (with) Refugees
2016-08-05 The Soul Beat 263 - Edutainment for Social Change in Africa
2016-07-01 The Drum Beat 716 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-06-27 The Drum Beat 715 - Family Planning in Focus
2016-06-21 The Drum Beat 714 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-06-13 The Soul Beat 262 - Media and Communication for Good Governance in Africa
2016-06-03 The Drum Beat 713 - Inside the Vial: Communicating about Particular Polio Preventives
2016-05-17 The Drum Beat 712 - Thanking and Inviting CI Associates
2016-05-04 The Drum Beat 711 - Communicating for the SDGs
2016-04-22 The Drum Beat 710 - Malaria Communication Research
2016-04-11 The Soul Beat 261 - Addressing Gender-Based Violence Through Media and Communication
2016-04-04 The Drum Beat 709 - Communication and Change News and Issues
2016-03-18 The Drum Beat 708 - Selections from the SBCC Summit
2016-03-07 The Drum Beat 707 - Outbreak Communication
2016-02-22 The Drum Beat 706 - Communication and Change News and Issues

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August 29, 2017

This introductory guide to investigative web research (IWR) was created by The Engine Room, an international organisation working to help...

August 28, 2017

"The primacy of the digital over the offline, in a scenario where digital access disparities are stark, has meant that traditional forms of...

August 22, 2017

Using mobile phone-based health technology (mHealth) in Uttar Pradesh (UP), India, the Reducing Maternal and Newborn Deaths Project (ReMiND) aims...

August 22, 2017

"What was really eye-opening was that with the phone, the illiterate ASHA, who seemed overwhelmed and a bit lost, was transformed to someone...

August 22, 2017

This paper summarises the key issues in the current digital governance scenario in India. It focuses on emerging technological practices in...

August 15, 2017

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

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