2: Aid 2.0 (Jeff R. Allen)

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2: Aid 2.0 (Jeff R. Allen)

  1. Aid 2.0 Jeff R. Allen jra@nella.org
  2. Not this Africa...
  3. This one! Great capacity and creativity is ready and waiting for a chance to shine. Source: BBC Source: Nubian Cheetah, Afrigadget Source: William Kamkwamba
  4. Geek Corps Mali: http://mail.geekcorps.org Source: William Kamkwamba
  5. A solar-powered radio station in a Malian village that receives audio programs in digital format.
  6. ...and sends them on to the next village's radio station via point to point wifi. http://www.engadget.com/2005/03/26/water-bottle-wifi-in-mali/
  7. Adapt to the context! Lots of computers, not much bandwidth? Offline Wikipedia! http://www.moulinwiki.org/en
  8. Le Source, from Kunnafoni http://lasource.kunnafoni.org/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZEmakw2OvQ
  9. The Baobab Health Partnership http://www.baobabhealth.org/2007/06/26/patient-registration-video/
  10. In summary: Not like this: •Expensive food airdrops •Field hospitals that disrupt local structures •Self-congratulatory signs that are recycled into stoves!
  11. Like this! Nii Simmonds African ingenuity and creativity on display. Open Source for transparency! http://www.akvo.org

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