Social media plays a huge role in African conflict zones. It offers ways for evading media restrictions, but also bears dangers inherent in its use.
How an online beauty portal can boost the self-confidence of black woman.
What do refugees expect of peace in their homelands? A radio programme is trying to improve the situation of Columbian refugees in Ecuador.
How to Achieve Sustainable Media Development in the 21st Century
How Ethiopians acces the internet through they are not connected.
The radio magazine "Pulse" introduces you to individuals having an impact - both in Europe and beyond.
Why small community radios are playing an increasingly important role in Latin America
Interview with 2 oppositional journalists from cuba
Open Source Software as Ubuntu or Ushahidi prove Africa’s digital potential. How knowledge sharing alters the continent.
Women are the ones who suffer most from the miseries of Guatemalan society.
“Post-2015” sounds like a very technical term .We decided to fill it with live and show the ideas behind it, the community projects, the big picture and the small one, and, most important, the people shaping it.
Local journalists in Peru often work in very hostile atmospheres. Can they positively influence conflict resolution?
In Brazil Graffiti is a weapon of the poor and disinherited. Artists are reclaiming the streets, using their fame to build and educate their communities.
Inclusiveness has become a major buzzword. What does it stand for and how does it translate into the Post-2015 Agenda debate?
DDD asked seven food bloggers from around the world what motivates them to blog and to share a regional favorite with you.
A novel way in which popular media is used in enhancing education
Dubious banks take advantage of the poor in Nigeria. The mini-series “E-Go Better” educates farmers about the risks and chances of microfinance.
What is the advantage of an online language school?
Education is much more than going to schools, its purpose is to create awareness among people.
Pastoralists in Kenya combine their traditional nomadic life with modern technologies. E-learning bridges disadvantages while preserving their lifestyle.
Radio for Economic Empowerment of Small-scale Farmers in Tanzania
Africa's start-up scene is driven by innovators in the field of digital media and IT. Some of them met through Ampion.
How the Arab Upheavals Shape the Regional Media Landscape
With 60% of Africa’s population working in agriculture, innovations like Esoko’s pricing apps promise to improve conditions of smallholder farmers.
Why development aid should also target media and people working in the media