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Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC

Started this discussion. Last reply by Felipe Estefan Feb 21, 2012. 6 Replies

In the Democratic…Continue

Tags: Mobile, ICT4Gov, Government, Open, Budgeting

Commonwealth Professional Fellowships

Started Feb 6, 2012 0 Replies

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission is offering Professional Fellowships for individuals doing work in the following categories:Mobile broadband ICTs for YouthCTO expert groupsDigital…Continue

Tags: Youth, Competition, Mobile, Fellowship

Citizen Engagement with Mobile Technologies

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mariana SM Oct 14, 2011. 1 Reply

Here's an excerpt from a very interesting article on Citizen Engagement with Mobile Technologies: "While people still attend town hall and city council meetings to express their frustrations and…Continue

Tags: engagement, mobile, local, government, citizen

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Felipe Estefan replied to Felipe Estefan's discussion Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC
"Hi Nils, The ability to send mass geo-targeted SMS does require cooperation with mobile providers, but it differs from country to country, as legislation in different countries may or may not allow doing it. Best, Felipe "
Feb 21, 2012
Nils Jonas replied to Felipe Estefan's discussion Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC
"Hey Felipe, thanks for your reply. I'm, particular interested in how you sent those geo-targeted SMS? Do you have a cooperation with the/a local Mobile Provider? I live in Germany and never heard about such a service - though I suppose the…"
Feb 20, 2012
Robert Hunja replied to Felipe Estefan's discussion Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC
"Friends, I am really amazed about the extent to which my nephews, nieces and younger cousins in Nairobi and Kenya generally have taken to smart and web-enabled phones.  For this generation, this is the default tool of communicating. We should…"
Feb 19, 2012
Felipe Estefan replied to Felipe Estefan's discussion Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC
"Hi Nils, Thanks for the comment!  For this program we are using basic SMS, so no smart phones or apps.  Basically, for the text messages that announce the assemblies, in the DRC, we are able to send mass geo-targeted SMS that reach all…"
Feb 18, 2012
Nils Jonas replied to Felipe Estefan's discussion Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC
"Hey Felipe, you wrote about automatically adressing all cell phones in a specific area. How do you do that? Need people to be registered somewhere or having installed an app to be adressed? Are there implication regarding data privacy? "
Feb 17, 2012
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Feb 16, 2012
Mariana SM replied to Felipe Estefan's discussion Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC
"This is great, Felipe! Thanks for sharing!"
Feb 14, 2012
Felipe Estefan posted a discussion

Mobile-Enhanced Participatory Budgeting in the DRC

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are helping increase citizen participation, positively transforming the relation between citizens and their government, ultimately resulting in more effective public service delivery. Mobile phones are performing a key role in…See More
Feb 14, 2012
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Feb 10, 2012
Felipe Estefan posted a discussion

Commonwealth Professional Fellowships

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission is offering Professional Fellowships for individuals doing work in the following categories:Mobile broadband ICTs for YouthCTO expert groupsDigital switchoverCybersecurityICTs and DisabilityIf you are interested, check out this site: Information about the FellowshipsSee More
Feb 6, 2012
Felipe Estefan and Robert Hunja are now friends
Feb 2, 2012
Felipe Estefan replied to Juan Carballo's discussion Monitoring Argentinean Elections
"This is very interesting! Thanks for sharing!"
Oct 22, 2011
Mariana SM replied to Felipe Estefan's discussion Citizen Engagement with Mobile Technologies
"Thanks for sharing this interesting article, Felipe! I think that the challenge is still to continue developing new ideas and uses regarding the use of these technologies for places that don’t have the same penetration of Smartphones and…"
Oct 14, 2011
Felipe Estefan posted a discussion

Citizen Engagement with Mobile Technologies

Here's an excerpt from a very interesting article on Citizen Engagement with Mobile Technologies: "While people still attend town hall and city council meetings to express their frustrations and concerns, many more people — by an order of magnitude — now interact with their local governments without ever stepping foot into municipal buildings. Instead, they use their smart devices to lodge a complaint or to alert public safety and public works about an incident or problem." …See More
Oct 14, 2011
Felipe Estefan is now friends with Mariana SM and Koorosh Farchadi
Oct 14, 2011
Felipe Estefan liked Mariana SM's discussion Colombia: Urna de Cristal initiative
Sep 28, 2011

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