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20 Years of Philippine Internet

This article is a repost of my blog which originally appears in Telecom Asia, with their kind permission.   I was 20 years old when I first got exposed to the internet. Having come from a family that did not own … Continue reading

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CPRsouth 2014 conference pushed back by six days to avoid clash with Internet Governance Forum in Istanbul

CPRsouth 2014 in Johannesburg clashes with IGF 2014 in Istanbul.  Internet governance has assumed increased importance to the CPRsouth community in the aftermath of the controversial WCIT conference in 2012 and the Snowden revelations.  In recent years, IGF has been … Continue reading

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Information and Communications Technology for Development (ICTD) in Practice (Spring 2014),

Information and Communications Technology for Development (ICTD) in Practice (Spring 2014), a graduate level course at the University of California Berkeley School of Information. No matter if you are a registered student or not, if you are interested in the … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: 3rd Florence Conference on the Regulation of Infrastructures

3rd Conference on the Regulation of Infrastructures Taking stock of current challenges Details here: http://fsr.eui.eu/Events/OTHER/2014/140613CRII.aspx ABOUT Continuing the successful format the 3rd Conference on the Regulation of Infrastructures will take place on Friday, 13 June and bring together all research areas of the … Continue reading

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The Struggle for Access to ICTs Continues

There are times when distant communication is achieved through ancient means such as the application of signs that are likely to create the same impression in the minds of all men. These signs include the shooting of firearms into the … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: CPR LATAM (formerly known as ACORN-REDECOM)

Communication Policy Research Conference May 30th and 31th, 2014 Bogota – Colombia Call for Papers CPR LATAM (formerly known as ACORN-REDECOM) is a cross-disciplinary academic network which seeks to advance knowledge about the social, economic and political impact of ICTs … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts: EuroCPR2014
Centre For European Policy Studies (CEPS) – Brussels 24-25/03/2014
 


Prospects, Challenges and Limits to User-Centric Approaches in the Digital Information Society
 
The aim of EuroCPR2014 is to examine whether user-centric European information society policies are serving the interests of the (European) consumers/citizens, whether the rhetoric of European information society policy … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts: EuroCPR2014 Centre For European Policy Studies (CEPS) – Brussels 24-­‐25/03/2014

Call for Abstracts:  EuroCPR2014  Centre  For European Policy Studies (CEPS) – Brussels 24-­‐25/03/2014 Prospects, Challenges and Limits to User – Centric Approaches in the Digital Information Society For information click Here Important Dates Deadline for submission of abstracts: 28/10/2013 Notification of acceptance: 29/11/2013 Full paper submission: 24/02/2014

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ICT4D Researcher Position at Oxford Internet Institute

Researcher OXFORD INTERNET INSTITUTE Grade 7: Salary £29,541 – £36,298 p.a.   The Oxford Internet Institute is the world’s leading centre for research into individual, collective and institutional behaviour on the internet. We are looking for a full-time Researcher to … Continue reading

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State of Technology, Policy and Implementation of Financial Inclusion in India

Mr. Samit Ghosh, founder & managing director of Ujjivan Financial will be delivering the keynote speech at the inaugural session “State of Technology, Policy and Implementation of Financial Inclusion in India” of CPRsouth8/CPRafrica2013.  The conference will be from the 5-7 September … Continue reading

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