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Do Gender Gaps in ICTs Close in Urban Areas First? Evidence from 12 African Countries.

By |2016-04-06T09:55:48+02:00Apr 6th, 2016|Categories: Gender and Internet rights, RIA Rap|

Gender gaps in ICTs have been well documented.  Patriarchy and societal systems that favour men over women have traditionally played a role in preventing women access to and use of resources, including modern technology, and thereby mobile phones.It is not a stretch to imagine a priori that such a gender gap would exist in most African countries when [...]

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) regional workshop on ICT Indicators and Measurements for Africa

By |2015-10-28T13:23:29+02:00Oct 28th, 2015|Categories: Indicators, RIA Rap|Tags: , , , , |

27-30 October 2015 - Addis Ababa The  ITU in conjunction with the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of Ethiopia and EthioTelecom, pulled out all the stops in bringing together representatives from the entire African continent to attend this workshop – and it is truly inspiring to see regulators and policy makers, ministers and representatives of cabinet open to [...]