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Evaluation of the OLPC Program in Perú (Una Laptop por niño)

Information via Inter-American Development Bank The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is conducting a multi-year randomized evaluation of the impact of the OLPC project in Peru – the first rigorous attempt to examine the impact of[…]

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Labdoo: laptops for the children in the developing world

The goal of Labdoo is to use grassroots, decentralized, social networking tools to efficiently bring excess laptops to the children in the developing world without wasting additional Earth resources. A laptop is a door to[…]

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VIII International Seminar: Demo Proposals Worth-Reading

  The VIII International Seminar “Teacher Training: Reconsidering Teacher’s Roles” took place more than a week ago. Now, while we keep posting the presentations of our keynote speakers and demo presenters, we have also decided[…]

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Spending priorities & new cases of Digital Divide

Students vs. Prisoners – Benefits in Michigan | by Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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Hello Africa – Documentary about mobile phone culture in Africa

Source | Hello Africa & UZI FILM Vimeo Channel Documentary about mobile phone culture in Africa. All material is published under a Creative Commons license (CC-BY-NC-SA). More info at uzi.se and ict4d.at/​helloafrica Hello Africa from[…]

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ICT Training and Gender | eRwanda Project (World Bank)

Source | World Bank YouTube Channel Video on Gender Training on ICT through eRwanda Project (World Bank), focusing on need to scale up to 600.000 the training that was made for 700.

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Requirements and opportunities for the development of a mobile learning strategy in emergent countries

Demo at the VII International Seminar of the UNESCO Chair in e-Learning Claudia Aparicio (Fundación Telefónica, Colombia) Requirements and opportunities for the development of a mobile learning strategy in emergent countries Updated list of videos[…]

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Futures of Technology in Africa

Source | Stiching Toekomstbeeld der Techniek Thanks to iHub Nairobi (@iHubNairobi) we get to know this interesting publication on the current situation & opportunities in Africa, with an interesting focus on ICts. The book Futures[…]

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VII Intl. Seminar – Matthew Kam – Mobile Phones and Language Literacy in Rural Developing Regions

Keynote of the VII International Seminar of the UNESCO Chair in e-Learning Matthew Kam (Carnegie Mellon University, USA) Mobile Phones and Language Literacy in Rural Developing Regions Updated list of videos in the microsite of[…]

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VII Intl. Seminar – Steve Vosloo – mLearning in Africa: Lessons from the m4Lit project

Keynote of the VII International Seminar of the UNESCO Chair in e-Learning Steve Vosloo (Shuttleworth Foundation, Cape Town) mLearning in Africa: Lessons from the m4Lit project Updated list of videos in the microsite of the[…]