Information Technologies & International Development

Information Technologies & International Development is an interdisciplinary open-access journal that focuses on the intersection of information and communication technologies (ICTs) with the "other four billion" – the share of the world population whose countries are not yet widely connected to the Internet nor widely considered in the design of new information technologies.



Bill Thies Named MacArthur Fellow


ITID Associate Editor Bill Thies, Computer Scientist, Microsoft Research India has been named a 2016 MacArthur Fellow — the prestigious fellowship, known informally as the “genius grant."

Bill is recognized for creating communication and digital technologies to advance the social and economic well-being of low-income communities in the developing world, particularly in rural India.

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Vol 12, Issue 3 Fall 2016

Table of Contents

From the Editors

From the Editors PDF
François Bar, Kentaro Toyama pp. iii-iv

Research Articles

Designing for Food Security: Portability and the Expansion of User Freedoms Through the COREPDS in Chhattisgarh, India. PDF
Prashant Rajan, Shweta Chopra, A.K. Somasekhar, Chad Laux pp. 1-18


eTourism for Development (eT4D): The Missing Piece in the ICT4D Research Agenda PDF
Isabella Rega, Alessandro Inversini pp. 19-24

Book Reviews

Thinking About Digital Dividends. PDF
Nagy K. Hanna pp. 25-30
Focusing Mobile Communication Research PDF
Rohan Samarajiva pp. 31-33


Contributors PDF
p. 35

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