Technologies for a farming community in Africa

Digital Habitats

Small blue “sensor&# or integrated circuit audio recorder. A lot of stories about innovation in Africa were floating around my head from the special report on telecoms in emerging markets in the September 24th 2009 issue of The Economist: Mobile marvels ).

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Technologies for a farming community in Africa

Learning Alliances

Small blue “sensor&# or integrated circuit audio recorder. A lot of stories about innovation in Africa were floating around my head from the special report on telecoms in emerging markets in the September 24th 2009 issue of The Economist: Mobile marvels ).

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Guest Post: Adejare Amoo on an Industrialist’s Role in eLearning in Africa

Nancy White

Nancy’s Note: In June I was lucky to help facilitate a couple of events for UN University at eLearning Africa in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Adejare’s role was to illuminate how business can be part of innovating in eLearning in Africa.

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Integrating online and face-to-face participation in a community of practice

Jenny Connected

In this sense the online and face-to-face participation is integrated and it has been noted that it has taken us all less than four days to get used to this way of working. It might be a while before we can integrate online and face-to-face participation with colleagues in Africa, for example, where bandwidth and download times make synchronous online interaction very difficult. Is it possible to integrate the learning?

2011 133

Using personas in design of online and blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

He would like to learn how he can get in touch with other students in other cities in West Africa and as a journalist he would like to share developments from Mali with the rest of the world. Why would you work with personas when designing online or blended learning?

2019 164

Appreciative Inquiry and Knowledge Management? No problem.

Chris Collison

The photo to the left is from a UN KM and AI workshop in Addis Ababa , showing the positive core, and an engaged group creating their dream, stimulated with some inspirational photos of Africa. It’s only in the last few years that I’ve come to appreciate(!)

2014 52

Bioteams referenced in a dozen new books

The Bumble Bee

T he 12 books I found which mention "bioteams" are: The Integrative Design Guide to Green Building by Bill Reed, 2009. Management Principles: A Contemporary Edition for Africa by P.

2009 142

Social Innovation Meetup: “Exploring Labs for Social Change” – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

It’s “Made in Africa”: “if it works here, it will work anywhere in the world “ We created iHub. Integrated approaches are key, and an HDL Studio is a good way to start.

2013 182

The 1-minute mLearning panel summary

e-Moderation Station

Gillian Penny (West Dunbarton Schools, Scotland): Apple Distinguished Educator and teacher trainer on pilot programmes integrating tablet use in primary schools. At primary level, the use of mobile devices tends to be very directed and integrated into classroom activities and the syllabus.

2012 101

Update on the 3D4D challenge – now for Bucharest

Social Reporter

We would love to see ideas that address these import issue using 3DP, maybe integrated with mobile phone technology or the internet. Like over 3D4D events in Kenya, South Africa, India, London and America we will be explaining the concept and rules of the challenge. Innovation challenge programmes are a great way to bring together people with ideas, potential investors, and others who may provide help in other ways.

2012 122

Update on the 3D4D challenge – now for Bucharest

Social Reporter

We would love to see ideas that address these import issue using 3DP, maybe integrated with mobile phone technology or the internet. Like over 3D4D events in Kenya, South Africa, India, London and America we will be explaining the concept and rules of the challenge. Innovation challenge programmes are a great way to bring together people with ideas, potential investors, and others who may provide help in other ways.

2012 122

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow

Nancy White

Representative to 1978 UNESCO Symposium on Contributions of Higher Education to Community Development, and a lecturer and consultant to Ministries of Education and colleges and universities in Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe, the Soviet Union, and India.

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Sarah Blackmun

Nancy White

The Need to Integrate Gender in ICT Policy Processes. Africa, Latin America, and the Philippines. Next in the series of podcasts (previous podcasts linked below) is Sarah Blackmun of the Pangaea Network. Sarah is another long time online colleague and friend from the late 90’s who also seems to connect with others in my network (especially around her studies at the Fielding Institute where we both have a lot of mutual friends.

Travel Budget Slashes, Meeting Crunch and Going Virtual

Nancy White

Africa plan and do something more focused and less expensive because we could not get funding. Yes, it may integrate nicely with Office and Outlook, but what if you are not using or don’t focus on these integration issues?

eModeration Station » Mobile learning #1: The big picture

e-Moderation Station

This Guardian Weekly article , for example, reports on the massive rise of mobile phone use in Africa. The use of iTouches as a research tool is seamlessly integrated into the curriculum in this project. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook.

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Technology: ICT, poverty and development

Joitske Hulsebosch

She was involved in an ethnographic study in one urban and one rural location in Ghana, part of a larger research in four countries (Ghana, South Africa, Jamaica and India). Introduction of computers and internet should be integrated with the existing local communicative ecology.

2005 130

News Updates (December 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

TimeBridge announced an integration with Box.net, to support file and document sharing before, during and after meetings. TimeBridge and Box.

2009 127

News Updates (November 17, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Zoho’s online spreadsheet Zoho Sheet is now fully integrated into Central Desktop, allowing users to create, edit and share online spreadsheets in real-time with additional key features and enhancements. Citrix Integrates Toll-Free Audio. With this addition, participants now have a range of audio options to choose from, including integrated toll-free, a toll-based number, or Voice over IP (VoIP) for audio over the Internet. Video Going Mainstream.

2009 104

Emerging Autopoietic Communities – Scalability of Knowledge Transfer in Complex Systems

John Tropea - Delicious Community

organizational integrity and address organizational imperatives. integral and inescapable aspect of autopoietic systems. White River, South Africa, 20 to 22 Sept. First IFIP International Workshop on Distributed Knowledge Management (DKM 2008), Oct, 18-19, 2008, Shanghai 1. Emerging Autopoietic Communities –. Scalability of Knowledge Transfer in Complex. Systems. Susu Nousala, William P. Abstract—Knowledge-based communities are important but.

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Which is why as learning professionals we need to make sure they are really honed in us, so we can integrate them into everything we do. As a teacher educator working in an NGO in South Africa, should I be spending my time inhabiting Web2.0,

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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This is software you can brand and integrate tightly into your existing domain. Awareness builds these features into complete communities for companies, or customers use the Awareness API and widgets to integrate Web 2.0

2008 55

News Updates (October 16, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The handset will also work with corporate Google Apps thanks to the BlackBerry Enterprise Server integration, and users can get personal push e-mail from Web-based providers like Gmail. Vodafone announced availability in seven European countries and South Africa.

2009 116

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Representative to 1978 UNESCO Symposium on Contributions of Higher Education to Community Development, and a lecturer and consultant to Ministries of Education and colleges and universities in Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe, the Soviet Union, and India.

Facilitation vs Hosting | Narrative Lab

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

We want to integrate with the knowledge culture of the institution and reseach practices - hence we should consider to act like hosts.

Blog Cases from 2005: Renee Blodgett on Cimmunications and Marketing

Portals and KM

  Renee has worked around the globe, having consulted for companies in South Africa, Australia, Holland, Germany, France and the U.K. Now that her blog is an integral part of her life, she looks at a subject like an artist. When she works with a company’s product or services, branding the CEO and top executives is always an integral and important part of the process.

2005 116

Will the Collapse of Civilization Begin With Global Corporatist Totalitarianism?

How to Save the World

Africa. Corporatist Totalitarianism is the creation of a state that disenfranchises the majority and funnels all decision-making, wealth, power and security to an integrated Corporatist few. STAGE. WHAT COLLAPSES. SIGNS OF COLLAPSE. E.G. OF CULTURE AT THIS STAGE.

2013 102

Sharing our vulnerabilities

Chris Corrigan

Lesley Donna Williams is a colleague based in South Africa. She works as an entrepreneur and documents her experience as a mixed race woman living in a country that struggles everyday with integration.

2016 46

Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments

SocialTech

Leicester is home to a large Asian community, from East Africa, Gujarat, Punjab, Pakistan and Bangladesh, an African-Caribbean community, as well as residents from Eastern Europe, including Poland and Ukraine, and more recently has seen migration from Turkey and from Somalia, Sierra Leone and Cameroon. TLE is the Local Authority's integrated approach to education for 0 to 19 year olds.

2010 70

About Full Circle | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I’m a facilitator with The DEPOT (Dan Eldon Place Of Tomorrow) Kenya, East Africa and i believe there is alot I can learn from you to improve my facilitation skills.

2008 109

About Full Circle | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I’m a facilitator with The DEPOT (Dan Eldon Place Of Tomorrow) Kenya, East Africa and i believe there is alot I can learn from you to improve my facilitation skills.

2008 109

The Cause of Our Disease

How to Save the World

The conclusion to be drawn from this account is that the level of mortality in Africa does not depend chiefly on the state of medicine but on the state of international production and exchange, although it would be absurd to say that medical care is irrelevant.

Cause 88

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The bees’ decision making highlights both information discoveryand information integration, two processes that are crucialto every organization but that have different requirements.A The bees’ process suggests that organizationsthat alternate as needed between the centralized structureand the richly connected network can shape information fl ow tooptimize both discovery and integration.

2009 39

Vignette Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration tailored to specific needs Vignette Collaboration offers features that are easily configured to meet the unique challenges of any organization: Ad hoc workspace creation Productivity application integration E-mail integration Instant messaging integration Enterprise Web 2.0 Collaborative portals Vignette Collaboration integrates with Vignette Portal, both for internal and external deployments.

2007 28

What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? What Could the Future of Money Look Like?

2010 71

What does it take to make real social innovation?

Chris Corrigan

At the New York Forum on Africa held in Gabon, Professor Yunus stated it clearly: “I looked at how traditional banks do business and we did the exact opposite.”. Successful social entrepreneurs create business models where measurement is integral to the normal course of solving a challenge. Very interesting little article from David Wilcox about the differences between social entrepreneurs and social innovators.

2012 58

Links of the Month: January 27, 2013

How to Save the World

A real environmental policy to stand against the environmental colonialism of the ‘green economy’ Sovereignty over natural resources as a prerequisite for the emancipation from neocolonial domination and a movement towards integral development of peoples.

2013 86

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Introduction Since their introduction, social network sites (SNSs) such as MySpace, Facebook, Cyworld, and Bebo have attracted millions of users, many of whom have integrated these sites into their daily practices. JCMC Home Submit Issues Author Index Editors About JCMC boyd, d.

2007 77

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

It led to subsequent Jams focusing on a range of topics, such as management, the integration of PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting (following its acquisition by IBM), the on demand transformation of IBM itself, and the IBM core values. It consists of the integration of business requirements and technological opportunity. To leverage the innovative tool and to meet client demands, the Lotus division decided to integrate all the IM client features into a single ICT-based offering.

2007 28

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

As people whom I’ve never met generate trust through their networking gifts, integrity, and skills with others, I’ve found myself wondering how I can best support them – without considering “apartness&# from myself. emergent by design Home who’s the architect?

2010 44

We Were Here: Amy's Story

How to Save the World

” -- Nhat Hanh [from: INTEGRAL REVIEW June 2009 Vol. We drew this inspiration on the day, working out a previous co-creative collaboration, at INTEGRAL REVIEW June 2009 Vol. We Were Here Final Story. This is the final version of Andrew. Campbell and Amy.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

All the oldmyths are told: Norse sagas, Greco-Roman myths, Aesop’sfables, tales of Japanese kami, parables from native peoples acrossNorth and South America, fables from across Africa, Celtic tales, evenChristian and Islamic myths. Many of the new stories integrate reason and wisdom withmyth, as in the tradition of Aesop. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

A Post-Civilization Story

How to Save the World

All the old myths are told: Norse sagas, Greco-Roman myths, Aesop’s fables, tales of Japanese kami, parables from native peoples across North and South America, fables from across Africa, Celtic tales, even Christian and Islamic myths. Many of the new stories integrate reason and wisdom with myth, as in the tradition of Aesop. BLOG A Post-Civilization Story.

Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: How Some Folks Have Tried to Describe Community - Update 2005

John Tropea - Delicious Community

link] Hagel and Armstrong in their definitive book on business related online community, Net Gain , suggested there are five elements that define community which include: distinctive focus, integration of content and communications, a valuing of member generated content, an openness to competitive information/access and a commercial orientation. Creating Virtual Learning Communities in Africa: Challenges and Prospects."

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