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Jon Gosier

Doing Good by Bridging Digital Work Divides

Technology has definitely changed the way our world works. Recognising the growing digital divide between the developing and developed world, some smart thinkers have created innovative solutions with tangible impact that bridge this gap. Read on

Lima Pix

RESET Special: Drones and Satellites for Good - How Drones and Satellites Are Helping the World

From the bottom of the ocean to the outer reaches of the galaxy – the possibilities offered by drones and satellites are practically unlimited. Unmanned aerial vehicles are no longer only used in war zones. Equipped with cutting-edge technology, they are also valuable aids in the fight against pollution and social injustice. They can expose polluters and even locate people buried under rubble. In our RESET Special 'Drones and Satellites for Good', we will introduce projects that use satellites and drones towards sustainable development. Read on

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Fighting Poverty through 'Microwork'

Good project management requires a good team. Samasource is network that looks to assist un- and underemployed people living on the poverty line by helping them build digital literacy skills which they can then parlay into employment opportunities. Read on

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RESET Special: Refugee Aid 2.0 - Open Networks Open Doors

According to figures from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), over 51 million people are currently seeking asylum, have refugee status or are internally displaced. As a result of natural and humanitarian disasters, this number is growing. Read on