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February 15, 2018

Technology for Development: Indo-Pacific State of Play

"Australia’s first International Cyber Engagement Strategy lays out three simple... goals to harness the opportunities of the digital age and accelerate sustainable development in the Indo-Pacific...

February 15, 2018

Open Aid, Open Societies: A Vision for a Transparent World

"...[A] more open, more accountable world must be the foundation on which democracies and global prosperity are built. This happens when we [DFID] and others publish evidence and data which is...

February 14, 2018

Media Pluralism, Public Trust, and Democracy: New Evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean

"[T]he findings from our analyses point to the broader conclusion that focusing efforts on strengthening media ecosystems can help to address and, ideally, counter the region's growing...

February 12, 2018

Understanding Activism: How International NGOs, Foundations and Others Can Provide Better Support to Social Movements

"The most significant and consistent theme of this research is that trust, respect, and collaboration make the most difference in terms of what activists and outside actors can achieve together."

February 9, 2018

DFID's "transparency revolution" is welcome - but supporting independent media is urgent and challenging

Author: BBC Media Action's James Deane, originally posted on February 7 2018 - The UK Department for International Development's commitment to undertake a "transparency revolution" is welcome. Their...

February 6, 2018

Preventing Violence against Women in Elections: A Programming Guide

"Until recently, lack of data and the stigma attached to gender-based violence in many societies have kept violence against women in elections (VAWE) on the margins of study. Yet it is a barrier to...

February 6, 2018

Education about the Holocaust and Preventing Genocide: A Policy Guide

"Understanding how and why the Holocaust occurred can inform broader understandings of mass violence globally, as well as highlight the value of promoting human rights, ethics, and civic engagement...

February 4, 2018

Rights in Pakistan: Workplace Harrassment Law and Right to Vote

Author: Bilquis Rehman, February 8 2018: Dr. Rehman writes on women´s rights in the workpace and facilitating youth voter education - Workplace Harassment Law 2010 and Pakistan Penal Code Section 509...

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February 1, 2018

"Overall eGovernment performance in Europe is moving in the right direction."

January 31, 2018

"What are the effects of providing civic leadership training to community leaders from marginalised groups? Can it lead to increased...

January 29, 2018

"[D]o the key elements for change come from the processes of participation generated by the use of ICTs? Or do they lie as preconditions that...

January 26, 2018

"In late 2016, Equal Access [EA] launched a new CVE (countering violent extremism) radio project in northern Nigeria. In order to better...

January 25, 2018

"[H]ow do successful innovations get taken up by policy processes? And how to give voice to those with direct experience or connection to the...

January 25, 2018

"What actors drive processes of collective action? What are the communication features of their interventions? What type of social change...

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