Building Capacity for Change Through Technology

2017-06-19T11:38:15-07:00

Our project, Building capacity for change through technology, will incorporate teaching 5 workshops on podcast production, scripting and video creation, graphic design, restyling their WordPress blog and incorporating an RSS feed link, and formatting newsletter templates. Upon completing this project,  an immediate count of 70 activists will be equipped with the above [...]

Ghanaian School Girls and Health Center

2017-06-19T09:44:43-07:00

Studies have shown that when young girls are educated it enables them to develop a range of skills, such as: literacy, critical thinking, and communication skills. These lay a foundation for a decent livelihood and allow for beneficial relationships in adulthood. If all girls had a secondary education, there would be two-thirds fewer child [...]

Ecotourism for Somkhanda Game Reserve

2017-06-13T14:08:44-07:00

Ecotourism for Somkhanda Game Reserve People Served Directly People Served Indirectly Name: Carolyn Ho College Affiliation: Stevenson College Major: GISES Graduation Date: June 2018 Project Date: Sep-Aug 2016 Partner Org: African Insight Partner Website: africaninsight.co.za Technologies Used: Could Technologies, WordPress Project Themes: Tech literacy, Community Development, Wildlife Conservation [...]

Introducing Computer Literacy to Youth and Non-Governmental Organizations in the Kenneth Gardens Community

2017-06-13T14:35:12-07:00

Introducing Computer Literacy to Youth and Non-Governmental Organizations in the Kenneth Gardens Community People Served Directly People Served Indirectly Name: Jessica Crosby College Affiliation: College Nine Major: GISES Graduation Date: Spring 2016 Project Date: Summer 2015 Partner Org: Durban University of Technology Urban Futures Center Partner Website: www.dut.ac.za/faculty/engineering/urban_futures/ [...]

Community Monitors Action Network in Action

2017-06-13T14:17:01-07:00

Community Monitors Action Network in Action People Served Directly People Served Indirectly Name: Tyler Spencer College Affiliation: College Ten Major: History Graduation Date: Spring 2016 Project Date: Summer 2015 Partner Org: Community Monitors Action Network, Bench Makrs Foundation Partner Website: communitymonitors.net/indexcommnet.php/ Technologies Used: Ushahidi Crowdmapping Project Themes: Environmental [...]

Gumbi Tribe Conservation and Development Through Wildlife Preservation at the Somkhanda Game Reserve

2017-06-13T14:19:08-07:00

Gumbi Tribe Conservation and Development Through Wildlife Preservation at the Somkhanda Game Reserve People Served Directly People Served Indirectly Name: Elizabeth Arzouni College Affiliation: College Nine Major: GISES Graduation Date: Spring 2016 Project Date: Summer 2015 Partner Org: African Insight Partner Website: africaninsight.co.za Technologies Used: Video Production Project [...]

2015: Computer Literacy for the Gumbi Community

2017-06-13T14:35:13-07:00

[layerslider id="9"] Personal Information Student Name: Lili Sierra College Affiliation: Oakes College Major: Sociology Graduation Date: 2016 Partner Information Organization: African Insight Name: Andrew Anderson Email: andrew@africaninsight.co.za Website: http://www.africaninsight.co.za Project Vitals Name of Project: Computer Literacy for Somkhanda & Gumbi Community Location: KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Date Range: June 20-Sept [...]

Moshi Institute of Technology

2017-06-13T14:21:55-07:00

Beth Hennenberg | Summer 2012 | Moshi, Tanzania MIT is a for-profit institute that offers classes in various topics in computers as well as English courses. It is situated in the center of Moshi town, which is located on the lower slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro. MIT has two locations in town, and one in rural [...]

Center for Democratic Development in Ghana

2017-06-13T14:32:54-07:00

 Lucas Healy | Fall 2012 | Ghana As an intern at the Center for Democratic Development Lucas Healy is using his GIIP skills to improve and develop CDD’s online presence. The largest project Lucas is taking on during his stay in Ghana is developing a web site, web application, sms system, and IVR system for [...]