Chronicling the quiet revolution
In 1998 Der Spiegel’s “Kommunikation total” issue profiled the global connectivity revolution underway and being accelerated by the Internet boom of the late 1990s. It chose my picture of a satellite dish and a ger in the Gobi Desert to symbolise this historic event. “The transformation of Mongolia from a largely rural nomadic society of […]
By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY Financial transactions and banking with mobile phones have been a Kenyan success story. Now, one service, M-Shwari, has reached a significant milestone in the history of m-banking (mobile phone banking): it was able to record a billion Kenyan shillings (US $11,926,100) in savings deposits in a […]
Peacekeeping, Peacemaking, R2P (Responsibility to Protect)
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