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Whatsapp for developing communication

John Elijah 26-Oct-2017

WhatsApp has come along as one of the simplest ways of communicating effectively. It has a large user base which makes it ideal to use for promoting a social cause.

Child Labor: A Serious Issue in Developing Countries

Nicholas Byrd 01-Dec-2017

Child labor exists these days not only in developing countries but also in developed countries. It is a serious issue that has been practicing in our society from early days onwards and it is also a serious topic under debate in many of the countries. Human right departments are active in the modern day in order to ensure that people regardless of their age and gender are receiving their basic rights but child labor still exist in our society. It is really sad and pathetic to see children working for money when their similar age kids are going to school in order to receive better education and secure better future.

Career In ICT For Development

Philip Bryant 31-Oct-2017

The current world and the business community, in general, relies heavily on the products of information technology and the services provided by the continuous growth in the ICT sector. The primary role played by the ICT revolves around the maintenance of the communication channels both for the private and the public sector to make life easier.

Community Media: Its role in positive transformation in developing countries

Emma 01-Nov-2017

In the recent past, the role of media in society has changed a lot. Community media was developed to maintain two-way communication between professional communicators and the audience in certain community groups caused a progressive push in media development. The members of these special groups are united in some ethnic, minorities or others special views or needs. Media funds topics in such communities are chosen by professional communicators. They are always concentrated around the main theme and certain community’s interests.

Role of NGO in empowering governance

Sarah Loise 03-Nov-2017

Non-governmental organizations (NGO) are one of the basic elements of democratic societies. By definition, an NGO is any non-profit group of citizens who share the same goal and want to achieve it on a local, national or international level.

Impact of Child Labor in Developing Countries

Alaine Gordon 11-Dec-2017

Many observers believed that child labor in developing countries had remained in the past. However, there is very strong evidence that child labor continues to be a serious problem and that with the advent of the economic crisis, its scale may increase. Governments should monitor this situation and use the Convention on the Rights of the Child treaty as recommendation for taking preventive and corrective measures.

Microcredit in Developing Countries for Small Scale Livelihoods

John Elijah 18-Nov-2017

The lack of access to funds for the poor in many countries of Asia, Latin America, and Africa, is due to the unavailability of collateral. Since the poor of these countries do not have any asset that they can provide as security. Thus, the idea of poverty alleviation remains elusive for many. Moneylenders and traditional financial institutions do not trust in their ability to pay the loan back.

Working with Bonded Labours

John Elijah 23-Nov-2017

Bond labor involves enslaving someone to work for another person or organization because they owe them money. Sometimes, they have some other problems because of which they need to serve someone. The different names for bonded labor include debt bondage and peonage. Sometimes, the person may be providing services as collateral. In many cases, they inherit a loan from their parents which they could not pay back.Why Is It Bad?

Working Experience In Conflict Zone

Rachel Summers 29-Nov-2017

There’s a lot of aid that’s currently being sent over to fragile states, and that means that charities and other organisations need you. They need people to go to these states and work with the people the organisation is helping, and you could be that person. Here’s what you need to know if you want to gain experience in such roles, and what you’ll need to know before you go.

How to Work Safely in a Conflict Zone

Makeda Waterman 06-Dec-2017

The call of duty attracts top talent from around the world to working in a conflict zone. The expectation to perform at a high level as a professional can be altered by the events that occur in your environment. To make the best of the experience, you need to mentally be prepared for conditions of working at a refugee camp, a location experiencing a natural disaster or a post-war situation.

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