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May 24, 2016

Preventing Conflict, Transforming Justice, Securing the Peace: A Global Study on the Implementation of Security Council Resolution 1325

"This Study reinforces the [United Nations] Security Council's original crucial recognition of the power of engaging women in peace with compelling proof. It shows that women's participation and...

May 20, 2016

Infomediaries and Accountability

"With growing consensus that transparency does not always or automatically lead directly to accountability - and research pointing to a role for infomediaries in generating accountability from...

May 19, 2016

A brush with Somalia's people smugglers

Author: Mohammed A. Gaas, May 18 2016 - I came home from work to find my wife, visibly worried, standing at the gate. She had news about my teenage nephew. "Abdirisaq hasn't come home yet. Something...

May 19, 2016

Media and Communication in Governance: It's Time for a Rethink

This book chapter provides: a framework for thinking through the different development outcomes media support might achieve; arguments for why successful governance strategies are likely to involve a...

May 18, 2016

Social Media and Conflict Management in Post-Conflict and Fragile Contexts

"The evidence base for this area is weak despite much enthusiasm over the potential impact social media could have." This rapid review identifies recent literature on the role of social media plays...

May 17, 2016

Social Media and Governance

"What is the recent evidence on the impact of social media on governance of social, political, and economic bodies? How is social media regulated and governed in low-income and fragile contexts?"...

May 17, 2016

Improving Access to Justice through Information and Communication Technologies

This rapid literature review collates information about the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) - radio, television, phones, computers, and the internet - in access to justice...

May 16, 2016

Impact of Communication Campaigns to Deter Irregular Migration

"Understanding the decisions to leave is a key part of the success of communication campaigns to deter irregular migration. However there is very little evidence on the impact and effectiveness of...

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May 5, 2016

Author: BBC Media Action's Bidhya Chapagain, May 5 2016 - I had first met Ujeli on a chilly morning outside a temporary shelter on top of a hill...

May 5, 2016

Author: BBC Media Action's Abdillahi Jama, May 5 2016 - As a Somali journalist, I’ve seen a lot. As the 1991 civil war erupted in Mogadishu, bombs...

May 3, 2016

Launched in 2013, this project is centred around an info kiosk to disseminate information on rights and entitlements of economically poor and...

April 29, 2016

Mobile Vaani (MV) is a mobile-based voice media platform for underserved areas in India whereby users generate content in their own local dialect...

April 26, 2016

"More effective instruments are needed that perform the difficult task of re-connecting broken communities, informing citizens and involving...

April 22, 2016

Published by Open Knowledge Repository of The World bank, this guide provides practical steps to assess how digital tools have contributed to...

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Rate the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?/Valorar los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS)?
Excellent/Excelente
30%
Very good/Muy bueno
40%
Average/Promedio
16%
Poor/Pobre
4%
Bad/Malo
2%
Missed opportunity/Oportunidad perdida
7%
Irrelevant/Irrelevante
0%
What are the SDGs?/¿Cuáles son los ODS?
2%
Total votes: 57

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