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Global mHealth Forum Confronted by Top Health Concerns from Citizens Living in the Global South

Global mHealth Forum Confronted by Top Health Concerns from Citizens Living in the Global South

By Laura Raney (Co-Founder – mHealth Working Group) and Sean Blaschke (UNICEF) Participants at the inaugural Global mHealth Forum, co-located with the mHealth Summit in DC, held during the week of December 8th in Washington DC, discussed a number of pressing public health opportunities, issues, and challenges – including emerging […]

How the tech sector can help stop Ebola

How the tech sector can help stop Ebola

Sebastian Muah, Erica Kochi and Christopher Fabian wrote a guest post on TechCrunch about how the tech sector can contribute to the Ebola response. Originally published on TechCrunch on October 29, 2014. In our highly interconnected world, stopping Ebola is on everyone’s mind. The tech community has a significant role to play in […]

The Relativity of Innovation

The Relativity of Innovation

Everything is relative. That is the one lesson I always keep in mind in my life as an ICT for development practitioner. Coming from the hyper-concentrated technology world of New York City, it’s sometimes hard to remember the diversity of technological innovation sweeping through the African continent. As it turns […]