/Tag: internet

Parenting in the age of Digi-Schools in Kenya

By |2017-03-27T19:44:52+02:00Mar 27th, 2017|Categories: Africa, Broadband 4 Africa, Demand side ICT data, RIA Rap|Tags: , , |

By Dr Margaret Nyambura Internet access in Kenya has seen an incredible boom over the last decade. The regulatory authority cited that of the 37.7 million subscribers, as of September 2016, 99 % accessed the Internet through their mobile devices. There have been targeted government and operator initiatives to deal with issues of digital literacy such [...]

État des lieux de l’usage des Technologies de l’Information et de la Communication au Bénin

By |2015-12-02T12:14:51+02:00Dec 2nd, 2015|Categories: Gender and Internet rights, RIA Rap|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

  Abstract Le Bénin a plusieurs fois annoncé ses intentions de se classer parmi les meilleures de l'économie numérique. Quelques initiatives tendent à confirmer cette ambition, mais une évaluation d'ensemble indique clairement que le défi est loin d'être relevé. Au delà des réalisations, des nombreux investissements, avec les différents échecs et autres frustrations, le plus important [...]

Participate in a Mobile Broadband Performance Study!

By |2015-11-24T08:16:46+02:00Nov 24th, 2015|Categories: Gender and Internet rights, Internet governance, Pricing, quality of service, RIA Rap|Tags: , , , , |

Do you have an Android phone? Help researchers at Research ICT Africa, University of Maryland, College Park, University of Cape Town and Princeton University learn more about mobile broadband performance  and how South African's use mobile data and manage the high cost of data. Download and install our mobile app ( or scan the QR code) and [...]