Archive for month November, 2017

  • November 18, 2017

    Social Innovation...

    Europe is facing big challenges: an ageing society, mass migration, rapid changes in family structures, shrinking share of global GDP. Social cohesion is eroding daily.

  • November 18, 2017

    ICT 4...

    Driven by the rapid diffusion of mobile and broadband technologies in the last decade, the ‘ICT 4 Development’ idea has gained significant traction.

  • November 18, 2017

    Internet, Islam...

    Within a multi-cultural, multi-religious, interconnected, digital society, the use of the Internet for religious purposes has potentially important implications for inter-ethnic and inter-religious relations, policy-making and education. Furthermore, Internet has, over the past decade, provided a new platform for religious groups as a new approach and a venue for proclamation,...

  • November 18, 2017

    Reforming the...

    The Italian healthcare system needs ambitious reform if it wants to remain among the best health care systems according to the World Health Organization index – that reform needs to be tech driven.

  • November 18, 2017

    Innovation for...

    “If you are not willing to fail, you won’t innovate”.     This is how Roshan Paul, Co-founder and Ceo of Amani Institute, addressed the crowd at the Open Days Dell’Innovazione, a two-day gathering of influential experts in innovation for development and start-uppers, held in Milan early this month.   The receipt...

  • November 18, 2017

    ICT for...

    Malnourishment, particularly severe malnourishment, increases the risk of death from common childhood diseases such as diarrhea (WHO).   In many poor countries malnourishment is chronic and generational. Rates of stunting which measures the weight of the child for its age are extremely high and in many cases so are rates...

  • November 18, 2017

    ICT 4...

    There is little doubt that Information and Communication Technology (ICT) will play a key role in accelerating the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.   Driven by the rapid diffusion of mobile and broadband technologies in the last decade, the ‘ICT 4 Development’ idea has gained significant traction. Globally, private firms and...

  • November 4, 2017

    Technologies for...

  • November 3, 2017

    Social Justice...

  • November 1, 2017

    Social security...

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