30.01.19

Report from the LIBSENSE Repository Workshop I

Report written by Kathleen Shearer, Omo Oaiya and Iryna Kuchma, and originally published 2.12.18 via WACREN (West and Central African Research and Education Network) On November 19 & 20, 2018, a repository workshop was held in Zanzibar City, Tanzania. The workshop was jointly organized by West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN), EIFL and the Confederation […]

10.01.19

From Silicon Valley to Silicon Savannah? Tech Hubs in the Global South

Behind the homogeneous branding of Tech Hubs all over the world as “spaces for innovation”, there are almost certainly heterogeneous modes of enactment of the spaces that give rise to multiple, or limited, values to local communities.

10.10.18

How radio can help empower women in Niger

In Niger, women experience widespread gender inequality, and child marriage is common. See how radio, as a vehicle for information, is being used as a tool for women’s empowerment.

01.10.18

The body and the mind: the benefits of studying development from a psychosocial perspective

If development is freedom, then how do you know that you are free?

24.04.18

Review | Hidden In Plain Sight: The Online Face of Illegal Wildlife Trade

Laure Joanny reviews recent discussions about the illicit online trade in wildlife, and how this tends to happen in plain sight rather than being hidden way.

13.02.17

Information & Communication Technologies and the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

Who is really using ICTs and what are they using them for?