Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Technology Apps in Africa

Solving poor food distribution, helping connect pregnant mothers with resources? Isn't this the type of application social workers would advocate for in the US? Africa is utilizing smart phone technology by developing applications to link solutions with social issues in their country.  Grants enable entrepreneurs and innovators to problem solve through utilization of cutting edge technologies. This type of attitude towards change opens the door to research in any country for technology integration.

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AfDB Invests in Kenya's Young Innovators