Africa: Doing Her Bit for Haiti

Africa: Doing Her Bit for Haiti

Africa: Doing Her Bit for Haiti EmailLinkedInTwitter It is fun going to conferences and events that focus on subjects that are important to you. Once such event for me has been Africa Gathering. It not only focuses on the continent of my birth, but also how technology...
Brand Africa, Twitter and World AIDS Day

Brand Africa, Twitter and World AIDS Day

Brand Africa, Twitter and World AIDS Day Twitter is doing a fantastic job supporting the World AIDS Day. Changing their whole theme and incorporating the colour #RED has done much to spread the message and allow people to connect and spread their message. Having said...
Development Aid’s Bitter Little Pill

Development Aid’s Bitter Little Pill

Development Aid's Bitter Little Pill The West currently lives within a prescriptive mentality. The road to efficiency is paved with check boxes and packaged solutions. Robust and complicated infrastructure props up bad decisions and resources are used like wallpaper...
What can Africa teach the World about Technology?

What can Africa teach the World about Technology?

What can Africa teach the World about Technology? After attending Africa Gathering this weekend, the central key words and phrases I gained were: Relevance Solution based approach Context Understanding your stakeholders. Sustainable (All four cornerstones)   In the...