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.
Interview with 2 oppositional journalists from cuba
Media for women in Afghanistan today is like a small candle in a dark circle
Bangladesh as an example of how free media accompany a democratic transformation process.
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
How to Achieve Sustainable Media Development in the 21st Century
What do refugees expect of peace in their homelands? A radio programme is trying to improve the situation of Columbian refugees in Ecuador.
Transmit women's voices between Latin America and Europe empower female roles in the Andes
Humans in remote areas or sensitive situations often find themselves detached from the flow of information – Freedom Fone is a software to tackle this.
Nudity - employed around the globe and throughout history - can be a powerful symbolic resource for protest movements.
Open Source Software as Ubuntu or Ushahidi prove Africa’s digital potential. How knowledge sharing alters the continent.
Local journalists in Peru often work in very hostile atmospheres. Can they positively influence conflict resolution?
Ever since the Arab Spring, social media has been praised as a means for civic engagement. Despite its positive impact, restrictions remain.
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?
Pastoralists in Kenya combine their traditional nomadic life with modern technologies. E-learning bridges disadvantages while preserving their lifestyle.
DDD asked seven food bloggers from around the world what motivates them to blog and to share a regional favorite with you.
Education is much more than going to schools, its purpose is to create awareness among people.
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.
Radio for Economic Empowerment of Small-scale Farmers in Tanzania
Why development aid should also target media and people working in the media