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.
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C4D EVENTS – UPCOMING
@UNESCOICT4D Upcoming workshop on “ICT4D: Mainstreaming the Marginalized”, 5-6 October 2017, Islamabad – all welcome to join us http://www.init.org.pk/NewsEventDetail.aspx?id=144023 …
@mikebutcher Refugee Technologists! Come to #Techfugees Summit Oct 25/26 in Paris http://techfugeesummit.com/ to discuss humanitarian innovation!
Action4SD @Action4SD Hundreds of citizen actions & events around the world. The power of solidarity: http://bit.ly/2fI2cuU | #TogetherWeSpeak #Act4SDGs
@C4D_Network Join us during @VIENNADESIGN week as part of the ‘Re-tracing Home’ project with Guerilla Architects http://bit.ly/2xaCbgZ #refugees
@Advocassembly Make an #impact on #socialmedia! Sign up for @smex‘s free 2 part course today! http://bit.ly/2ybQsaJ
@Research2Action Sign up to our next webinar to hear more about evaluating research uptake, impact and communicating #VAWG research http://ow.ly/YJSJ30fhnah
@panoply_digital [WEBINAR] ICT for M&E Programming for Refugee Populations https://buff.ly/2fruNV9 #ict4d #elearning #merltech
@e_agriculture Send your #goodpractice on #ICTs in #agriculture in #Europe and #CentralAsia in #English or #Russian by 08/10/2017: https://goo.gl/pWKz8U
@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
@SheilaKulubya Calling Ugandan young innovators. Get to pitch your idea at #wbgyouthsummit, Dec 4-5 in Washington DC. http://wrld.bg/ozKe30eDglx #technology
PUBLICATIONS & RESOURCES
@AllVoicesCount #Transparency & #accountability in disaster risk reduction frameworks – lessons from Typhoon Haiyan, new report @CDP http://bit.ly/2ymBFLb
@CIVICUSalliance Amidst a number of conflicts & wars, a look at the state of civil society conditions in the #Arab region: http://bit.ly/2xNlKsl
@CIMA_Media #Tunisia media reform efforts demonstrate power of well-organized civil society – @kelabidi #mediacapture #mediadev http://www.cima.ned.org/resource/media-capture-tunisia/ …
@CIVICUSalliance When children know their rights they want to act & speak out against discrimination & violence! #HRC36 #childrights http://bit.ly/2ycD0mZ
@UNFPALO Our #17Ways to #EndFGM publication examines innovative approaches to address social norms allowing continued FGM/C > https://goo.gl/EHs6EG
@C4D_Network New @ODIdev study ‘Do anti-discrimination measures reduce #poverty among #marginalised social groups?’ http://bit.ly/2xB50U5 #inequality
ICT4D & INNOVATION
@UNHCRInnovation 7 Design Principles of Using Tech to Reach Syrian Refugee Families (And no, building an app is not one of them). https://medium.com/air-bel/7-design-principles-of-using-technology-to-reach-syrian-refugee-families-55ef7313ae47
@gabrielkrieshok Just launched v2.0 of the ICT4D Guide — http://ict4dguide.org — over 900 links and 300 tags to #ict4d and using tech 4 social good.
@JohnsHopkinsCCP Can the marketing campaign for a tea company really cause lasting behavior change and shift social norms in India? https://t.co/Il4JaoQSeV
@SHAREresearch How can motives help us change behaviour? New #WASH formative research findings from Tanzania http://bit.ly/2xd8ITf
@ombaggio Hey #CommIsAid , look at the great guidelines 4 radio & volunteers produced by #Shongjog @BDRCS1 @bbcmediaaction http://media.ifrc.org/ifrc/document-library/?wpv-theme=community-engagement …
OPINIONS AND ANALYSIS
@benramalingam Why development innovation needs scouts http://www.makingallvoicescount.org/blog/development-needs-innovation-scouts/ … @khernandez225 @IDS_UK @gquaggiotto @alex_glennie
@aidnography My #globaldev & #ict4d review turns 250! Jubilee issue feat @Winnie_Byanyima @kcroninfurman @aizenglobe @irinnews http://aidnography.blogspot.se/2017/09/development-ict4d-digital-communication-academia-link-review-250.html …
OTHER INTERESTING THINGS
@nesta_uk Is all help good? What makes help unhelpful? A closer look at how to offer help that cultivates independence http://bit.ly/2hoKyfu
@t_streeetz One of the biggest problems in rescuing people from modern-day slavery is counting them https://qz.com/1081852 via @qz https://qz.com/1081852/modern-day-slavery-one-of-the-biggest-problems-in-rescuing-people-is-counting-them/
@aidnography A quick Storify to document the TWQ colonialism debate #globaldev https://storify.com/ComDev/third-world-quarterly-the-colonialism-debate