Research: Development

Mobile Telephony and the Entrepreneur

Ken Banks has been working to make positive change in Africa for over a decade. He shares his perspective on the rise of mobile technology in Africa. Sub-Saharan Africa is witnessing a new kind of home grown, mobiledriven economic development.
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Contextualising ICT for Development in Zimbabwe

This initiative forms part of a five-country study to provide opportunities for dialogue among Southern African key players in ICT for Development. The discussions will focus on national challenges and opportunities in ICT4D over the next five to ten years.
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Position Papers: Digital Natives with a Cause? Thinkathon

The Digital Natives with a Cause? research inquiry seeks to look at the potentials of social change and political participation through technology practices of people in emerging ICT contexts. It particularly aims to address knowledge gaps that may exist.
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