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RABIT – the Resilience Assessment Benchmarking and Impact Toolkit – is a new framework for measurement of resilience.
It has specifically been applied to measure e-resilience: the contribution of ICTs to wider resilience.
A Briefing Document, Implementation Handbook, and case study applications of RABIT in Central America and Africa can be found at: http://niccd.org/resilience.
Posted on November 14, 2016 at 1:25pm
The 2015 Development Leadership Scholarships - worth £16,000 - are available for developing country applicants to Manchester’s one-year MSc ICT4D (http://bit.ly/ICT4DMan)
Applicants should apply for the MSc by April and for the scholarship by end May. Scholarships cover all tuition fees including overseas fieldwork (see…Continue
Posted on March 12, 2015 at 3:12pm
What should be the future priorities in researching ICT4D?
A new online paper – “Future Priorities for Development Informatics Research from the Post-2015 Development Agenda” – analyses the gaps between current ICT4D research and the future post-2015 development agenda.
This analysis produces the following map of future ICT4D research priorities, with a quick overview provided in a…Continue
Posted on March 25, 2014 at 1:44pm
We are organising a workshop on ICT-for-development project champions from 0900-1300 on Tuesday 10th December 2013 as part of the ICTD2013 conference in Cape Town.
The workshop is participative and will involve sharing understandings and experiences of project champions, and developing a research agenda. We hope to also create a network of those who are or will be actively engaged with research on ICT4D champions and…Continue
Posted on October 22, 2013 at 4:47pm