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Access to information and implications for healthy ageing in Africa: challenges and strategies for public librariesDigitalCommons@University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 2016The elderly people are of intrinsic value to societies. Their health is Africa’s wealth. Unfortunately, Africa has serious health burden raging from diseases, poverty ignorance that hardly support healthy ageing.OrganisationBangladesh Institute of ICT in Development (BIID) is an inclusive business initiative engaged in developing ICT enabled products and services to support private and public (Government and NGO) initDocumentBangladesh Institute of ICT in Development, 2013This issue of the Working Paper Series on ICT for DevelopmentF seven articles that deal with ICT for Development in the fields of agriculture and commerce. Titles include:Document
On the development of the mobile based agricultural extension system in Tanzania: a technological perspectiveThe International Journal of Computing and ICT Research, 2015The growth of African science and technology has been hampared by a multitude of problems. From the continent’s late start in the race to setting up and obtaining universities with research quality fundamentals to equipment acquisition, lack of capacity, limited research and development resources and most importantly the increasing absence of international research partnerships.OrganisationThe International Journal of Computing and ICT Research (IJCIR) is an independent biannual open access publication of Makerere University.DocumentAfrobarometer, 2016Can digital information and communication technology (ICT) foster mass political mobilization?DocumentResponsible Data Forum, 2016This book is offered as a first attempt to understand what responsible data means in the context of international development programming. The authors have taken a broad view of development, opting not to be prescriptive about who the perfect “target audience” for this effort is within the space.Organisation
Responsible Data Forum (RDF)The Responsible Data Forum is a collaborative effort to develop useful tools and strategies for dealing with the ethical, security and privacy challenges facing data-driven advocacy. RDF activDocument
Science, technology, innovation in India and sccess, inclusion and equity: discourses, measurement and emerging challengesResearch and Information System for Developing Countries, 2015The role of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) in economic growth is well accepted. Tracing the debate on the role of science in Indian society in the pre-1947 India, the discourses and narratives on science, technology and society in India are mapped and their impact on policies is discussed.DocumentAfrican Gender Institute, South Africa, 2013Feminist Africa (FA) is a continental gender studies journal that provides a platform for intellectual and activist research, dialogue and strategy. Currently based in Cape Town, South Africa, FA is guided by a profound commitment to transforming gender hierarchies in Africa, and seeks to redress injustice and inequality in its content and design.