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ICT4Democracy in East Africa: Promoting Democracy and Human Rights Through ICTs

ICT4Dem Collage Established in 2011, ICT4Democracy in East Africa is a network of organisations working to promote democracy and human rights through Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in Kenya,...

Local leaders in Kasese District Trained in e-Governance

DSC01818 This month, the Collaboration on International ICT Policy in East and Southern Africa (CIPESA) and the E-Society Resource Centre Kasese trained local leaders in Kasese...

New Spider Research Publication on ICT4D in East Africa

Screen Shot 2014-01-14 at 08.41.02 The publication “ICT for Anti-corruption, Democracy and Education in East Africa” is the first product of the Swedish Programme for ICT in Developing Region (Spider)’s...

ICT4Democracy in East AFrica Workshop in Dar es Salaam

DSC06160 The ICT4Democracy East Africa Network – of which CIPESA is a member – is currently holding a two day workshop in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. This...

ToroDev trains rural youth and women in online advocacy for improved service delivery

rural_monitors ToroDev has started training rural women and youth leaders in the seven districts of the Rwenzori Region in using online tools to monitor service delivery....

Kasese equipped with the use of ICT tools to share and disseminate information

As ICT becomes a necessity in our daily activities and operations, it has been approved that it’s quite easy to managed access and share information...

Digitalizing Democracy: Initiatives in East Africa

By: Caroline Wamala A number of organizations in east Africa are using ICT to hold leaders accountable, fight corruption, monitor service delivery, and contribute to...

ICT for Democracy in East Africa: Project Update

By Ashnah Kalemera Launched in May 2011, ICT for Democracy in East Africa (ICT4DemEA) is a network of organisations undertaking collaborative projects where Information and...