The North-South gap in access to, and the capability to use, modern information technology — often referred to as the 'digital divide' — can be a major barrier to the development of low-income countries.
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S&T advances should safeguard health, equity and the rights of vulnerable populations, says rural development professional Bhavani R. V.
18 May 2012
Source: Express Tribune
Learning from experience can help Zambia build on past successes in using ICTs and reach those most in need.
7 October 2011
Source: Panos London
A dispute over a fresh deal to allow the least developed nations to bypass intellectual property rights could hit development efforts.
21 May 2013
A how-to video published in the Journal of Visualized Experiments explains how to turn a mobile phone into a diagnostic device.
25 March 2013