Digital Development Debates

Dear Reader, after seven years of inspiring discussions, „Digital Development Debates“ (DDD) has been discontinued in September 2017. DDD was created in 2010 as an innovative digital platform for the development community. With 20 ...


Article Archive

Connecting Farmers

With 60% of Africa’s population working in agriculture, innovations like Esoko’s pricing apps promise to improve conditions of smallholder farmers.

» more

No Boundaries, Only Obstacles

Children learn the art of parkour in the Gaza Strip to help them overcome the trauma caused by war and boost their self-esteem.

» more

As Our Actions Transform Nature, We Begin to Transform Our Actions

Impacts we’ve made on the Earth are beginning to affect us.

» more

India: How to Manage Inclusion

Inclusiveness has become a major buzzword. What does it stand for and how does it translate into the Post-2015 Agenda debate?

» more

The Role of Earth Observation Technology

Technologies can help to support policy aims in enviromental and natural resources gouvernance

» more

CineCita: Amplifying the Female Voice

Transmit women's voices between Latin America and Europe empower female roles in the Andes

» more

Interview: Language School 2.0 - Skype Lessons

What is the advantage of an online language school?

» more

The Knowledge of 7.4 Billion

What role can science play in progressive change? Uwe Schneidewind argues for a new knowledge production model.

» more

Re-Beirut – The Impulse Generator

Felix and Hans set up their online platform to feature hands-on ideas for promoting the integration of migrants.

» more

Pakistan: Time to Tame a Powerful Spy Agency?

How an investigative report embarrassed Pakistan’s intelligence service – and provided an opportunity to place the powerful agency under civilian control.

» more

Interview: The Magic Pill?

Sri Lanka: Why is sport so important for people with disabilities?

» more

Cracking Down on Speculation

How speculation on food commodities raises food prices in developing countries.

» more