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IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technologies for Development. Strengthening Southern-Driven Cooperation as a Catalyst for ICT4D

15th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2019, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, May 1–3, 2019, Proceedings, Part I

Editors: Nielsen, Petter, Kimaro, Honest Christopher (Eds.)

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The two volumes IFIP AICT 551 and 552 constitute the refereed proceedings of the 15th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2019, held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in May 2019.

The 97 revised full papers and 2 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 185 submissions. The papers present a wide range of perspectives and disciplines including (but not limited to) public administration, entrepreneurship, business administration, information technology for development, information management systems, organization studies, philosophy, and management. They are organized in the following topical sections: communities, ICT-enabled networks, and development; digital platforms for development; ICT for displaced population and refugees. How it helps? How it hurts?; ICT4D for the indigenous, by the indigenous and of the indigenous; local technical papers; pushing the boundaries - new research methods, theory and philosophy in ICT4D; southern-driven human-computer interaction; sustainable ICT, informatics, education and learning in a turbulent world - "doing the safari way”.

 

Table of contents (63 chapters)

Table of contents (63 chapters)
  • The Ins and Outs of Participation in a Weather Information System

    Pages 3-14

    Chaudhuri, Bidisha (et al.)

  • eHealth in Zimbabwe, a Case of Techno-Social Development

    Pages 15-26

    Chawurura, Trymore (et al.)

  • ICT Use in the Context of Electricity Access in a Developing Country: A Choice Framework Analysis

    Pages 27-38

    Bailey, Arlene (et al.)

  • An Inquiry into IT Governance in Healthcare Organizations in Uganda

    Pages 39-50

    Kizito, Michael

  • Exploring an Impact Sourcing Initiative for a Community of People with Disabilities: A Capability Analysis

    Pages 51-62

    Eskelund, Karsten (et al.)

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eBook £103.50
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Hardcover £129.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Information and Communication Technologies for Development. Strengthening Southern-Driven Cooperation as a Catalyst for ICT4D
Book Subtitle
15th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2019, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, May 1–3, 2019, Proceedings, Part I
Editors
  • Petter Nielsen
  • Honest Christopher Kimaro
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Series Volume
551
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-18400-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-18400-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-18399-8
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 791
Number of Illustrations
37 b/w illustrations, 60 illustrations in colour
Topics