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25 February 2014
This seminar will investigate how different technologies were used by CDAC Network Members in the immediate response to Typhoon Haiyan
18 February 2014
The presentation will use the history and development of ICT4D - and its relationships with both development policy and the ICT sector - as a framework to critique ICT4D approaches and consider the relevance of ICTs and ICT4D to the post-2015 development agenda.
13 February 2014
Interview with Julian Huppert MP recorded before his talk "Privacy in a Digital Age", part of the OII's Policy and the Internet series.
11 February 2014
This seminar will examine the Internet in a post-PRISM world, and ask if its power to tackle global poverty will be lost.
06 February 2014
Visualization is a ubiquitous technology, just like telecommunication. However, unlike a telephone system, humans play an integral part inside the "box" of visualization. This poses a significant challenge in establishing a theory of visualization.
03 February 2014
The presentation suggests applying the notion of activity systems and zones of proximal development, as conceptualized in Cultural-Historical Activity Theory (CHAT), to the field of ICT4D
28 January 2014
With the Millennium Development Goals about to reach their sell-by date, the new post-2015 development agenda is currently being formulated. This talk explores that agenda and its implications for ICT4D (information and communication technologies for development) research priorities.
06 December 2013
Ethan Zuckerman's talk will explore contemporary anxieties about "a crisis in civics" and look at the idea that civics is changing along with digital media to become more participatory and inclusive, but harder to understand and predict.