Call for papers on ICT4D transparency

The Swedish Program for ICT in Developing Regions (SPIDER) is calling for chapter proposals for its next annual anthology which will focus on  “Transparency through ICT – empowering people and communities”.  The intended target audience is both Swedish and development community partners, including civil society. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Mobiles as a means to fight corruption
  • E- governance – fighting corruption through systemic change
  • Expose – investigate – disseminate: looking at Wikileaks and similar services
  • ICT as a tool for increasing transparency of national and international aids flows
  • Transparency without users – the need to empower citizens and civil society

Proposal deadline is 15 March with chapters to be submitted by 15 May.

see  SPIDER – Call for Chapter Proposals for next issue of ICT4D Series