ICT4D course – 15 scholarships available! APPLY NOW

Social networks to empower human rights activists, mobile phones to support health workers, digital maps to respond to humanitarian crises, solar power to produce energy purchasable with mobile money.

Are you avid to learn how to use technologies to improve lives? Yes? This is the course for you!
Apply now to understand the role and the impact of ICTs in the development process and to learn how to design a an effective ICT4D strategy by selecting the most appropriate technologies.

15 full scholarships available

Who can apply?

1) development practitioners, researchers and students
2) proficiency English speakers
3) journalists and communication officers working in the field of communication for development

Applicants from Africa, Latin and South America, Eastern Europe, Asia have the priority.

Send your CV and motivation letter at ict4dcourse@ong2zero.org by the 15th January 2015. Your application will be formally examined by a jury of ICT experts and academics.

Thanks for spreading the flyer attached among your contacts!
Serena

Serena Carta
ICT4D Researcher & Training Manager

News: 15 borse di studio per il corso sulle ICT nello sviluppo
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About Graduate Farmers

TGFA is a civil society organization whose membership base constitute highly learned, capable, experienced and aspirants of becoming commercial farmers in Tanzania. Membership also comprises agricultural consultants (researchers) and retired people from the civil service sectors who deal with agriculture and agriculture marketing in general. The major aim of TGFA is to develop, promote, and influence structured business and initiatives that encourages and motivate youth especially graduates to tap in profitable agriculture value chains in both rural and urban areas in Tanzania with defined rules and regulations. TGFA also aimed at bringing dialogues for advocating improvement of the policy and enabling business environment in the country economy, strengthen information dissemination, technology and innovation, agribusiness development skills, business linkages and reduce constraints along the sector value chain. The word ‘graduate’, as it appears on the title, does not strictly mean that one has to have university degree, rather a catch word that connotes a paradigm shift in thinking, especially in the developing countries, that farming is largely for the unprivileged, most less educated and poor people in rural areas towards a new thinking that farming can only be meaningful and actual backbone of the economy if and only if the highly learned, capable (in terms of finances and other resources) and inspired individuals in urban areas embark into it even as part-timers.
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