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Going beyond diagnostics and planning in ICT (information and communication technologies) initiatives: limitations in the context of Malawi

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Kanjo, Chipo (main author), Centre for Community Networking Research, Monash University, Victoria, Australia.
Format:
Paper
Publication Date:
2008-10-27
URL:
www.ccnr.net/pratoconf2008/kanjo.pdf
Published:
Malawi
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 178
Subject Term:
communities, development, development communication, development issues, information issues, Malawi, media effectiveness, rural communities, information technology, rural community development
Notes:
Community Informatics Research Network (CIRN) Conference 2008, Prato, Italy, October 27-30, 2008. 17 pages., Examines the gap between planning and practice, using two case examples: needs-driven and donor-driven ICT initiatives. Suggests need for a hybrid approach.