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 …
@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
PUBLICATIONS & RESOURCES
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
@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
@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
@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