Free Ebola Webinar Series: “Training Health Workers for Ebola—Protection, Detection, and Response”


To respond to the Ebola crisis, mPowering Frontline Health Workers and IntraHealth International approached TechChange to deliver a free online webinar series on “Training Health Workers for Ebola—Protection, Detection, and Response”. In these webinars, more than 15 international health organizations will share information on how to support health workers responding to Ebola. The four one-hour webinars will air on October 21, 23, 28, and 30.
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M&E Technology Meeting in Zambia Connects Online Learning Offline


Last month, we launched our very first round of TC111: Technology for Monitoring & Evaluation with a class of over 100 participants. Bringing their online learning experience offline in Zambia, several course participants met with one of the course’s guest experts to continue their technology for M&E discussions in-person.

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3 Takeaways from the 2014 M&E Tech Conference in D.C.


In case you didn’t make it to the 2014 D.C. M&E Tech conference, here are a few key takeaways from the event.

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6 Ways Technology is Helping to Fight Ebola


As Ebola continues to ravage Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, people from all around the world are working together to stop the disease. In addition to the life saving work of medical staff, logisticians and community organizers, information and communication technology (ICT) is also playing a vital part in supporting their work. Below are six examples showing how ICT is already making a difference in the current Ebola crisis.
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ICT4Drinks: DC Edtech Edition with TechChange and General Assembly


It’s the event that all DC edtech enthusiasts have been waiting for: TechChange is teaming up with General Assembly DC to host this month’s ICT4Drinks happy hour event!

All are welcome to attend. Free drinks …
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Learn about Technology for Peacebuilding on Non-Violence Day


In remembrance of Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, today marks the International Day of Non-Violence. The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution in 2007 to mark October 2nd as the day to reaffirm “ ‘the universal relevance of the …
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Technology Solutions Designed to Prevent Atrocities


We’re very excited to welcome Michael Kleinman as one of our expert guest speakers in TC109: Tech for Conflict Management & Peacebuilding online course which starts this Monday, October 6. Michael Bear Kleinman is a …
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Magpi Rated Top Digital Data Collection App by Kopernik Impact Tracker Technology


Mobile data application, Magpi, has been ranked Top Digital Data Collection App by Kopernik Impact Tracker Technology! Congratulations to the Magpi team on the award and the new website!
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When Social Media Broadcasts Both Peace and Conflict


How can social media help peacebuilders in an information environment?

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GDELT Global Dashboard: Big Data for Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding


How does the GDELT Global Dashboard work and what can peacebuilding practitioners get out of using GDELT’s event data? Check out TC109: Tech for Conflict Management & Peacebuilding course facilitator Charles Martin-Shields in his recent post in “Insight on Conflict”.
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