ICT for development (ICT4D)

Mark Graham
Mark Graham 28 March 2018

Mark Graham has created and managed innovative online products and services since 1984. As director of the Wayback Machine, he is responsible for capturing, preserving and helping people discover and use more than one billion new web captures each week. Mark was most recently senior vice president with NBC News where he managed several business units including GardenWeb and Stringwire, a live mobile video platform for collaborative citizen reporting. Mark was senior vice president of technolo...

Myanmar ICT for Development Organization (MIDO)
Myanmar ICT for Development Organization (MIDO) 02 November 2017

Myanmar ICT for Development Organization (MIDO) works on ICT for peace. They have developed a diversity of digital security initiatives, monitor online hate speech and develop counter speech, produce handbooks on online peace mobilisation system and social media verification guidelines.

Helen Nyinakiiza
Helen Nyinakiiza 31 May 2017

Helen provides digital and physical security training for human rights activists. She lives and works in her native country, Uganda. She joined the human rights community as an intern at Defend Defenders where she also worked on Pan Africa projects, communications/ICT and training activities. In 2015, she joined the Amnesty International Panic Button project as lead/trainer. Others she has wor...

Towela Nyirenda-Jere
Towela Nyirenda-Jere 25 May 2017

NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency (e-Africa Programme)

Social Media Exchange (SMEX)
Social Media Exchange (SMEX) 14 March 2017

Social Media Exchange (SMEX) is a registered Lebanese NGO that works to advance self-regulating information societies in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Their work encompasses media development programmes as well as internet policy research and digital rights advocacy in support of more accessible, participatory, and just enabling environments for civil society across the MENA region. ...

Rhizomatica
Rhizomatica 23 June 2016

Rhizomatica works as a bridge between the potential users of the technology and the engineers and developers of these efforts to ensure the technology is deployed and appropriate for use in the developing world. Their mission is to increase access to mobile telecommunications to the over 2 billion people without affordable coverage and the 700 million with none at all. Through efforts in Mexico...

AlterMundi
AlterMundi 23 June 2016

AlterMundi is an NGO based in Argentina that strives to promote the emergence of a new paradigm based on freedom gained through peer collaboration. AlterMundi explores different manifestations of peer-to-peer collaboration from a technological perspective and in particular it has a put a great deal of work in relation to Wireless Community Networks for small towns and rural areas. Projects such...

Rolf Kleef
Rolf Kleef 09 November 2015

Consultant IATI and open data

Poncelet Ileleji
Poncelet Ileleji 09 November 2015

Poncelet O. Ileleji is a computer scientist by profession with 21 years in the field; he has been involved with the use of ICT as a tool for sustainable development both as a lecturer, researcher and consultant for the Gambia YMCAs, where he is the coordinator of the computer training centre and digital studio. He has also served as consultant for several projects in Africa covering ICT for D, ...

Centre for Information Technology and Development
Centre for Information Technology and Development 12 August 2015

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) is a non-governmental and non-profit organisation that is committed to the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) for development and promotion of good governance. CITAD sees technology as tool to promote sustainable development, good government and peaceful coexistence. It uses ICT to empower youth and women throug...

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