Early detection of cervical cancer is one of the best ways to ensure successful treatment. Yet only 3.2% of Kenyan women aged 16-68 were screened for cervical cancer in 2012.
Time to ensure that technology is a tool for adolescent peer-to-peer support and HIV prevention, care and treatment
SPIDER and the International HIV/AIDS Alliance announce an innovative new partnership exploring ICTs to use for peer-to-peer support and tools for HIV prevention, care and treatment.
16 organisations have submitted concept notes for T&A projects in Myanmar. These are now under review. A shortlist of organisations is estimated to be ready within two weeks.
On November 1st, the mobile app for digitalising Ugandan Sign Language will be launched. Look for the following hashtags #UsignApp, #DigitalizingUgSL
Social Innovation within the sphere of digital development is for SPIDER the use of existing, as well as new technology and design to meet social needs, in a way previously not seen
This year’s conference will take place on October 26th 2017 in Abuja Nigeria. The focus for this year’s conference is plugging in solutions to action national and regional development.
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Digital learning materials makes sign language instruction readily available, accessible and convenient. Having a language to express your opinion is important for equality.
Why are so many projects lacking real input, engagement and leadership by the communities they are said to serve? Start by asking “who are the key groups that are informing, engaging and contributing to our project?”.
SPIDER enters a partnership with Amref Health Africa with a project using mobile solutions to give pregnant women and their children access to health services in Amhara, Ethiopia.