C4D Network Twitter Trawl: 11 – 17 September 2017
Twitter Trawl


Welcome to the latest Twitter Trawl!  We trawl twitter to bring you the best of the tweets that are relevant for the communication for development sector. This is the full fat version – a briefer ‘highlights’ newsletter is distributed weekly to full members.

Think we’re missing something? Tweet @C4D_Network and let us know!

 

C4D EVENTS – UPCOMING

@C4D_Network  Join us during @VIENNADESIGN week as part of the ‘Re-tracing Home’ project with Guerilla Architects http://bit.ly/2xaCbgZ  #refugees

@ICT_Works  Please RSVP Now: Practicing the Principles for Digital Development in East Africa http://bit.ly/2vUPm28  #ict4d

@C4D_Network  Register now: 27/09 @royafrisoc event ‘Can technology fix #Nigeriahttp://bit.ly/2wu9k3h  in London #ict4d part of #HowToFixNigeria series

@CIVICUSalliance  The 8th CIVICUS Youth Assembly is taking place on December 4th @UniSouthPacific!Book your place today! http://civicus.org/icsw  #ICSW2017

 

C4D OPPORTUNITIES

@insightconflict  Call for Participants: Consultation on Aid Exits and Locally-led Development. 2-6 Oct. Apply now! http://ow.ly/FUZj30f45zr 

@GSMAm4d  The #DRinnovationfund is open for applications! Grants up to £300k available! Apply by 13 Oct https://www.gsma.com/mobilefordevelopment/programmes/disaster-response/innovation-fund … #commisaid #innovation

@alexandrasl  #CommIsAid folks–have you or your org set up or used a #hotline before? if so, help us with this survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeUmb00wX0LjXcQ40qVjcT1Hmt7XErWBDbIrDcMUKI8IKPoRw/viewform

@GaDjournal  Calling 4 contributions for our July 2018 issue on Information & Communication Technology thru a gender lens! http://ow.ly/o6Qh30f5BAw  #ICT4D

@EngnRoom  .@ThinkCREA‘s Advocacy Lab helps gender rights activists integrate tech into their advocacy work. Apply by Sept 22! http://goo.gl/7YBk9p 

@INASPinfo  Spending only 4 to 5 hours per week for 7 weeks on AuthorAID online course could be invaluable to your career. Why not enrol today? http://www.authoraid.info/en/news/details/1231/

@oxfamgbpolicy  New call for papers from @GaDjournal on ICTs and gender http://ht.ly/Oy1v30f7Plc  #ICT4D #GenderJustice

@SPRINGProject2  As easy as ABC: Join us Sept. 21 at 9 am EDT for webinar on integrating #behaviorchange, #agriculture, & #nutrition

 

PUBLICATIONS & RESOURCES

@DFID_Research  What helps and hinders women’s leadership in #Somali ? New research report: http://ow.ly/o2vF30f3Vvn  #Gender #Politics #Participation

@JohnsHopkinsCCP  CCP researchers contribute to special supplement looking at what the #GlobalHealth community learned from Ebola: https://t.co/Ym74UPEN5L

@C4D_Network  .@WHO report: ‘INSPIRE Seven Strategies for Ending Violence Against Children’ #VAC http://bit.ly/29vXWZM  #socialnorms

@SHAREresearch  How do decisions get made on shared #sanitation in Kenya’s informal settlements? This study tells you http://bit.ly/2tNgwWZ 

 

ICT4D & INNOVATION

@duncan_ids  What conditions in democratic #governance make ICT-mediated #CitizenEngagement transformative? http://www.makingallvoicescount.org/publication/voice-chatter-making-icts-work-transformative-citizen-engagement/ … #opengov #ict4d

@alex_tyers  My new toolkit for @GSMAm4d is out: Designing An mHealth Service For Women http://bit.ly/2wZmABe . Design by @BigBlueInDhaka #ict4d #m4d

@iginioe  For those who are interested in the Politics of Technology in Africa, a couple of chapters free to download https://www.academia.edu/34498994/The_Politics_of_Technology_in_Africa … #ICT4D

 

BEHAVIOUR CHANGE

@GlobalDevLab  How do you create #BehaviorChange? Great @plusacumen blog on our investee @EvidenceAction in Uganda http://ow.ly/Dg9830eZpmQ  #ScalingPathways

 

HUMANITARIAN

@IFRC_es  Video – Validating Key Messages on #Zika with Indigenous Communities in Colombia: http://bit.ly/2vFIDNP  #CombatZika #CommIsAid

@C4D_Network  .@alnap report ‘We know our wounds: National & local orgs involved in #humanitarian response in #Lebanonhttp://www.alnap.org/resource/22462.aspx … #commisaid

 

OPINIONS AND ANALYSIS

@solemu  Participatory Video and its ability to address rumours: the latest blog I wrote for @CDACN #ict4d #video4change http://www.cdacnetwork.org/i/20170912104631-v6fzk/

@DSouter_ictDA   The return of my weekly ‘Inside the Information Society’ for APC – How should we rethink the Information Society? : https://www.apc.org/en/blog/inside-information-society-how-should-we-re-think-information-society …

@GenderITorg  The internet belongs to those marginalised in institutions, colleges, academia. Read about young Dalit women online http://genderit.org/node/4998/ 

@GenderITorg  Access should not be imposed top-down but align with social context especially for indigenous people. @sereneyinn at http://www.genderit.org/node/4995/ 

@MikeOghia  My @openDemocracy piece: Access, #sustainability, & participation: #electricity as a prerequisite for #democracy? https://www.opendemocracy.net/hri/michael-j-oghia/internet-access-sustainability-and-citizen-participation-electricity-as-prerequisite

 

OTHER INTERESTING THINGS    

@Ofcom Women, ethnic minorities and disabled people are all under-represented in the UK TV industry, our report finds today http://ofcom.in/diversityinbroadcasting …

@FAOKnowledge  Now Live! Follow the launch of the major UN report on the state of food security & nutrition in the http://bit.ly/1bnWB0W  #ZeroHunger



C4D Network Editor
September 17, 2017
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