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
@CIMA_Media Event 9/14: Mediating Tolerance: Journalism and #LGBTI+ Coverage in Sub-Saharan #Africa. W/ @brianpellot #mediadev http://www.cima.ned.org/event/mediating-tolerance-journalism-lgbti-coverage-sub-saharan-africa/ …
@royafrisoc Can Technology Fix Nigeria? Join us 27 Sept @AfricaAtLSE Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/can-technology-fix-nigeria-tickets-37304238983 … The next event in the #HowToFixNigeria series
@fhi360research Webinar to present research for handwashing behavior change: Tue 9/12 https://globalhandwashing.org/webinar-announcement-norms-nudges-or-addiction-understanding-drivers-for-handwashing-behavior-change/ … cc @HandwashingSoap @EawagResearch @HarvardHBS
@nvconflict Interested in #civilresistance? Apply 4 free e-course “People Power: The Study of Strategic #Nonviolent Resistance!” https://www.nonviolent-conflict.org/call-applicants-icnc-rutgers-online-seminar/
@SPRINGProject2 Join us + @UNICEF Sept [email protected] 8AM EDT for webinar on high quality images for IYCF & other nutrition & #SBCC programs https://www.spring-nutrition.org/events/registration/introducing-new-spring-unicef-resources-developadapt-high-quality-images
@fp2p New online course “Democracy and Development: Perspectives from Africa.” 7 weeks, starting September 26th https://www.edx.org/course/democracy-development-perspectives-mitx-17-571x# …!
PUBLICATIONS & RESOURCES
ICT4D & INNOVATION
@anahi_ayala Have you ever thought abt doing #radio distribution in #humanitarian emergency? Here is how u can do it: https://www.internews.org/index.php/resource/radio-distribution-module-south-sudan … #commisaid
@fp2p Book Review: Norms in the Wild: How to Diagnose Measure & Change Social Norms, by Cristina Bicchieri. Today’s @fp2p http://oxfamblogs.org/fp2p/book-review-norms-in-the-wild-how-to-diagnose-measure-and-change-social-norms-by-cristina-bicchieri/ …
OPINIONS AND ANALYSIS
@ElizaTalks After #tedglobal last week, wrote this column on the enduring hero-worship of the white tech entrepreneur in Africa https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/sep/06/africa-doesnt-need-white-tech-entrepreneurs-level-playing-field
@CIMA_Media #Mediadev needs a community of scholars. @Paul_Rothman & @benequista on the path forward for #research in our field. http://www.cima.ned.org/blog/media-development-needs-community-scholars/ …
OTHER INTERESTING THINGS
@alanhudson1 Governance matters, yeah but how? Background papers for the World Development Report 2017 online. http://www.worldbank.org/en/research/brief/world-development-2017-background-papers … @fp2p @wbg_gov