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ICT Update Issue 55, June 2010: Cooperatives 23 June 2010

Working together in a cooperative has many advantages for farmers. Collating their harvested crops means they can sell in bulk, demand better prices and have greater bargaining powers with buyers. Pooling resources also creates the opportunity to buy expensive equipment, such as food-processing a...

"Telling stories has this amazing power..." 16 June 2010

As part of APC WNSP´s MDG3 project “Take Back the Tech!

The Feminist Tech eXchange - more than just a meet up
The Feminist Tech eXchange - more than just a meet up 14 June 2010 APC

A woman at the FTX training learns to use a digital cameraIn 2008, APC member Women’sNet partnered with the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) and the APC women’s programme (APC WNSP) to bring the first Feminist Tech Exchange to South Africa.

The first Feminist Tech Exchange in Pakistan a pleasant surprise
The first Feminist Tech Exchange in Pakistan a pleasant surprise 11 June 2010 Jehan Ara

“I think that although I have always been an optimist, in many ways I am a cynic as well :) .

100th screening of "10 tactics for turning information into action" screened by Ugandan member WOUGNET
100th screening of "10 tactics for turning information into action" screened by Ugandan member WOUGNET 11 June 2010 Tactical Tech

The documentary 10 tactics for turning information into action, produced by Tactical Tech and launched in December 2009 has been screened, by NGOs, rights advocates and independent media, at over 100 events, reaching 5155 people. The 100th screening was held on June 1st in Kampala, Uganda, by WOU...

Mobile Services in a Wireless World: The CTA 2009 ICT Observatory Meeting
Mobile Services in a Wireless World: The CTA 2009 ICT Observatory Meeting 07 June 2010 Pete Cranston, Kevin Painting

The use of mobile phones currently dominates discussion among communities working with e-agriculture and ICTs for Development (ICT4D). Mobile telephony is a catalyst for social inclusion. It offers a wide range of services that support social networking and knowledge transfer.

Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication@Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum - IGF , Hong Kong
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication@Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum - IGF , Hong Kong 06 June 2010 AHM Bazlur Rahman S21BR

AHM Bazlur Rahman-S21BR, Chief Executive Officer of Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication will join the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum – IGF (APrIGF) in Hong Kong on June 14-16 2010, which is being graciously, hosted by the Hong Kong. Head of the Bangladesh De...