By Ken Banks, Nathan Eagle, Juliana Rotich, Christiana Charles-Iyoha, Anil Naidoo, Berna Twanza Ngolobe, Christian Kreutz, Redante Asuncion-Reed, Amanda Atwood, Sokari Ekine
Delivering a special perception into how activists and social switch advocates are addressing Africa's many demanding situations from inside of, this selection of essays by way of these engaged in utilizing cellular phone applied sciences for social swap presents an research of the socioeconomic, political, and media contexts confronted via activists in Africa this present day. The articles handle a large diversity of issues—including inequalities in entry to expertise in response to gender and rural and concrete usage—and it bargains sensible examples of the way activists are utilizing cellular know-how to arrange and rfile their stories. an outline of the teachings realized in making powerful use of cell phone applied sciences with none of the romanticism so usually linked to using new applied sciences for social switch is given. Examples are shared in a manner that makes them effortless to duplicate, hoping to steer to larger mirrored image concerning the genuine capability and barriers of cellular applied sciences. individuals contain Ken Banks, Nathan Eagle, Anil Naidoo, Berna Ngolobe, and Juliana Rotich.