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iHub Research By Leo Mutuku / January 30, 2013

Research to Impact Hackathon


After months, or sometimes years of very intensive studies, researchers produce long reports laden with jargon, which are often times published in exclusive academic journals only. Given the high cost of access to such publications, the practitioner on the ground that needs this information most is unable to use and

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iHub Research By Angela Okune / January 30, 2013

What’s Dangerous, What’s Not


As the Kenya general election quickly closes in on us, we are faced with a critical decision as Kenyans. Do we fall back into tribal lines and risk another bout of violence as we saw in 2007/2008? Or do we foster constructive dialogue in order to have fruitful discussions around

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iHub Research By Anne / January 30, 2013

Facilitation Role on the ICT4Democracy in East Africa Network


iHub Research is part of the ICT4Democracy in East Africa Network, a network consisting of SPIDER- funded organizations residing in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania who leverage the use of ICTs to promote democracy, governance and transparency issues in East Africa. This network has been in existence since 2011 and to

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iHub By Gladys Kitony / January 23, 2013

The Nairobi Research Buzz: Sharing Research on New Technologies & Communications

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iHub Research is launching a new seminar series exploring the Technological, Economic, Political and Social Implications of New Technologies and Communications in Africa and other parts of the world. The seminar has two key objectives: 1) To give researchers helpful feedback on their own projects 2) To bring researchers working

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Aspects of Activspaces model that their members appreciate most

iHub By Hilda Moraa / January 21, 2013

ICT Hubs study: The impact of ActivSpaces model (in Cameroon) on its entrepreneurs


    Author: Hilda Moraa, iHub Research ( ABSTRACT This research is aimed at understanding the impact of the ActivSpaces model on its entrepreneurs. An ICT hub is a space where tech-entrepreneurs converge to network, learn from each other, design and program in order to conceptualize their mental creations. The

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