Why is it so hard to implement social good tech?

I came across this video essay by Laura Walker Hudson, the CEO of Social Impact Lab, which houses the open source messaging system Frontline SMS. She speaks of her experience … Read More

MargaretWhy is it so hard to implement social good tech?

Interactive Radio for development

This slideshow presents the project “Advancement through Interactive Radio”, which details ways for community members — especially women — to broadcast radio programs and talk back to them. It presents … Read More

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Mobile Dispute Resolution for Access to Justice in Afghanistan

The Internet Bar Organization has fielded a proposed design, the Internet Silk Road Initiative, that would use online and mobile tech to provide access to justice & dispute resolution capabilities … Read More

MargaretMobile Dispute Resolution for Access to Justice in Afghanistan

Brainstorm of Improving Refugees’ Communication

http://popplet.com/app/#/535625 This is my law/design class’ brainstorm on problems refugees & the UNHCR face in communication.  There are many challenges, especially in opening more reliable, trustworthy, & resonant channels between … Read More

MargaretBrainstorm of Improving Refugees’ Communication