C4D Network Twitter Trawl: 6 – 12 November 2017

Welcome to the latest Twitter Trawl!  We trawl twitter to bring you the best of the tweets that are relevant for the communication for development sector. This is the full fat version – a briefer ‘highlights’ newsletter is distributed weekly to full members.

Think we’re missing something? Tweet @C4D_Network and let us know!

 

C4D EVENTS – UPCOMING


@C4D_Network  Join us in Paris on 23 November for our C4D France Network Meet-Up! http://bit.ly/2iOzs4k  All welcome #socialchange

@C4D_Network Register now for @ZolbergInst ‘Selfies and the #Ethics of the Face: A Case Study in #Refugee Self-representation’ seminar 28/12, New York

@C4D_Network Register now for 17/12 @CIMA_Media event : Setting the Agenda: #Media Development and Internet #Governance http://bit.ly/2yt6D43  #Geneva #mediadev

 

 C4D EVENTS – HELD

@_alice_evans On the limits of ICTs for Development: Marginalised groups didn’t send a free text to report faulty water points cos they doubted the Gov would respond – @owenbarder https://www.theigc.org/multimedia/roundtable-innovations-fragile-environments/

 

C4D OPPORTUNITIES

@fhi360research Webinar on how to do research w adolescents living in #LMICs Thu Nov 16, 9:30a ET Presented by: @YPLearning @UNICEFInnocenti @ColumbiaMSPH

@C4D_Network 2018 #SBCCSummit will highlight innovations in social & #behaviorchange communication. Abstract deadline: 27 November http://sbccsummit.org/ 

@UNDP4Youth Have you registered? Join @Noella_Richard on 15 November for this #PeaceExchange webinar: http://www.dmeforpeace.org/peacexchange/webinar-14-partnering-with-youth-to-prevent-violent-extremism/ … #Youth4Peace

 

 PUBLICATIONS & RESOURCES

@hivdrivers How to collect valid quantitative data on #IPV in an ethically + methodologically sound manner? Learn more: http://bit.ly/2fQopX0 

@panoply_digital Have an #mHealth service? Here’s how to make sure it reaches women too https://buff.ly/2l6BYqY  #gender #ict4d

@FSCluster #nowreading People-centred Approach and Cross-Cutting Dimensions: Best Practices from @FSCluster https://buff.ly/2yWmhbB 

@CDACN Four years after #Yolanda: New book honours the achievements of Filipino aid workers on technology & communications http://newtontechfordev.com/four-years-yolanda-new-book-honors-pioneering-achievements-filipino-aid-workers/

@CDACN New media landscape guide for #Dominica : overview of available channels + suggested formats for more #commisaid @Stttijn http://www.cdacnetwork.org/tools-and-resources/i/20171109154456-5p32a …

@AllVoicesCount New research from Jackie Shaw: using and adapting #participatory #video for connecting citizens – experiences with @BungeLaMwanachi in #Kenya #opengov http://bit.ly/2zy2jl8 

 

ICT4D & INNOVATION

@ICT4DatUNCTAD The October #eTradeForAll newsletter is here! It looks at #eResidency, the UNCTAD #IER2017 on #Digitization, the @ITCnews competitiveness index + news from @WTO @ITU @WSISprocess @WorldBank @un_sif and others http://mailchi.mp/unctad.org/welcome-to-the-june-edition-of-the-etrade-for-all-newsletter-448205?e=41bc5b1da8 …

@panoply_digital How Mobile Surveys are Democratizing Data Collection in Africa https://buff.ly/2loeDkx  #ict4d

@WorldBank How can developing countries make the most of the digital revolution? Read more: http://wrld.bg/H9YF309RcHb  #ICT4D

@AllVoicesCount A big focus on low-#tech platforms, such as voice-messenger and SMS, allowed #OilJourney to reach over 321,000 people in the greater Accra region of #Ghana. Then, for #change to happen they engaged with the #government. http://bit.ly/2zMN3Ay  #ict4d

 

BEHAVIOUR CHANGE

@C4D_Network .@BioMedCentral article ‘The influence of grandmothers on #breastfeeding rates: a systematic review’ http://bit.ly/2l8y0yc  #behaviourchange

 

HUMANITARIAN

@CDACN Disaster affected communities in #Afghanistan take lead in assessing disaster & engaging government+OCHA to respond http://foodsecuritycluster.net/document/people-centred-approach-and-cross …

@GroundTruthSol 66% of IDPs & #refugees surveyed in Iraq don’t know how to file a complaint about the support received #GrandBargain http://groundtruthsolutions.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/OECD_Iraq_Affected_people_and_staff_survey_October_2017.pdf …

 

OPINIONS AND ANALYSIS

@WBG_Education How difficult it is to make accountability & communication #mobileplatforms work? Blog: http://wrld.bg/PC9t30goBPC  #ICT4D

@Internews If it bleeds, it leads? Journalist in Sri Lanka fights rising sensationalism #mediadev https://internews.org/story/sri-lanka-making-decisions-about-publishing-graphic-content …

@ODIdev Go local, work with media & avoid ‘myth-busting’: @helen_dempster on engaging with the #migration public debate https://goo.gl/esd9rC 

@accessnow NEW: Why #inclusion matters by @astepanovich https://buff.ly/2h8Tw4H  #diversityintech #digitalsecurity

 

OTHER INTERESTING THINGS    

@C4D_Network .@GNReport Global Nutrition Report 2017 calls for #nutrition to be at the heart of efforts to end poverty http://bit.ly/2lS7QQF 

@hrw Busy week? Here are some stories you might have missed. http://bit.ly/2hjdxSn 

@Ogolah Revealed: how Vodafone allowed elites to reap profits of Africa’s mobile boom https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/nov/12/vodafone-wealthy-elites-mobile-phones-africa?CMP=share_btn_tw

@OpenRightsBrum Here’s the @AmnestyUK research report on online abuse faced by Black and Asian women MPs https://www.amnesty.org.uk/online-violence-women-mps … #orgcon17

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