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Introducing Our Newest Media Democracy Fund Fellow

By |2019-11-21T14:25:29+02:00Nov 21st, 2019|Categories: Blog, Home|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Introducing Our Newest Media Democracy Fund Fellow The Ford/MDF Technology Exchange Fellowship (TX) creates opportunities for emerging technology leaders around the world to gain experience working with civil society organizations on Internet Freedom issues. RIA’s newest technology exchange fellow will explore governance and ethics around AI readiness in Africa and research new models [...]

Vacancy: Principle Researcher / Economist

By |2019-10-21T14:16:48+02:00Oct 21st, 2019|Categories: Blog, Vacancies|Tags: , , |

VACANCY: Principal Researcher / Economist Do you want to be at the pulse of digital policy in Africa? Do you have ideas about how research can be conducted innovatively to create an evidence base for policymakers to ensure digital inclusion and contribute to sustainable development? Are you keen to lead research projects within [...]

Call for Fellowships + Expressions of Interest to Collaborate

By |2018-05-17T13:14:20+02:00May 17th, 2018|Categories: Africa Digital Policy Project, Home|Tags: , , , |

Research ICT Africa’s Africa Digital Policy Project Call for Fellowships + Expressions of Interest to Collaborate Deadline: 28 June 2018 Do you believe in working towards  an Internet that is free (based on and supportive of human rights), trusted (based on sound cybersecurity measures), and innovative (based on enabling policy environments)? Join or play [...]

State of ICT in Lesotho

By |2018-02-06T20:45:39+02:00Jan 12th, 2018|Categories: Home, ICT Access and Use Surveys|Tags: , , , , , , |

While Lesotho has made significant progress towards its national vision of 2020, it faces several challenges as a small landlocked, lower-middle income country, with mountainous terrain and low population density outside of the capital, Maseru. The five-year National Strategic Development Plan (NSDP) 2012/13 - 2016/17 identified ICTs as the backbone of a modern economy [...]