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Hosted at the @unfoundation, DIAL advances digital inclusion to achieve the #SDGs. Steward of the @digiprinciples
Apr 8 16 tweets 20 min read
Who else attended today's @OECD Development Co-operation Report 2021 launch event on shaping a just #DigitalTransformation?✋

Panelists expanded upon some of the report's key themes, including:

📅 Acting now!
⬆️ More #coordination
🖼️ Strong #frameworks
🧑‍🤝‍🧑 #InclusiveDevelopment But we also heard a lot about #DigitalPublicGoods (#DPGs). Like... A LOT a lot.

So, what's the connection between #DPGs and a just, #inclusive #DigitalTransformation? Why have so many #donors, national #governments, and #tech experts alike expressed interest in #DPG solutions?
Apr 8 5 tweets 6 min read
To make technology promises into reality, we must recognize Africa as a continent with 55 countries that are all different. Let's work with them to build what is required rather than serving them with one solution.
-Teki Akuetteh (@hub_adr) Thank you to our great panel, everyone who contributed, and to all who attended.

Access the full "Development Co-operation Report 2021: Shaping a Just Digital Transformation"
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Apr 8 8 tweets 3 min read
.@DIAL_Kate : "We often talk about the technology, but we sometimes forget to talk about the purpose. The purpose is to make people's lives easier and give them access to education, healthcare, agricultural services, and more."

💻🌐📲 .@SwarayRahman : Sierra Leone is dedicated to creating an enabling ecosystem for its citizens so they can create digital solutions to improve their lives. This includes the government working to address cybersecurity and privacy concerns into its policy. 🇸🇱
Apr 8 12 tweets 8 min read
🔴 LIVE: Shaping A Just #DigitalTransformation, an @OECD high-level event where @DIAL_Kate will not only share her thoughts on the 2021 Development Co-operation Report's findings, but also share details about an exciting new effort we're proud to be leading with @DPGAlliance! The new @OECD report highlights how to best achieve digital transformation by being responsive to digital realities, managing universal risks, and supporting gender action frameworks.
Jan 27 20 tweets 25 min read
🔴 LIVE: @rachelsibande joins @CLEARAA1's Talitha Hlaka, @The_DSD's Dez Jason, and @giz_gmbh #FAIRForward's Mark Irura as they discuss #ResponsibleDataUse for #DataGovernance and #MEL in times of unprecedented volumes of #DigitalData and new #DataLaws 👉 Dez Jason kicks things off by sharing @MERLTech's #ResponsibleData in #MonitoringAndEvaluation (#RDiME) #ME and #data life cycles, at every stage of which responsible #DataGovernance is considered key:…
Jan 26 20 tweets 25 min read
🔴 LIVE: @DIAL_Kate is kicking off her keynote at the 2022 @ICT4DConference! How the #DigitalDevelopment community thinks about sharing #information, #resources, and #data and partners to advance #DigitalTransformation will be key to creating #impact from our efforts and ensuring country #governments can replicate them to better serve their #citizens.