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Human-Computer Interaction for Development (HCI4D): The Southern African Landscape [chapter]

Judy van Biljon, Karen Renaud
2019 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Human-Computer Interaction for Development (HCI4D) research aims to maximise the usability of interfaces for interacting with technologies designed specifically for under-served, under-resourced, and under-represented  ...  In this paper, we provide a snapshot of Southern African HCI4D research against the background of the global HCI4D research landscape.  ...  This paper is based on the research supported by the South African Research Chairs Initiative of the Department of Science and Technology and National Research Foundation of South Africa (Grant No. 98564  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-19115-3_21 fatcat:x57oyv3ofjfo7m32fify75235u

Gandhian Model of Community Development

Bharat Prasad Badal
2020 Research Nepal Journal of Development Studies  
analysis of Gandhian ideology in a specified community.  ...  It is a hermeneutic and historical interpretation of three universal truths- Generation, Operation, and Destruction for the liberation of human beings from a sustainable development strategy guided by  ...  Hind Swaraj is considered the foundational text by most Gandhian scholars, was written when Gandhi was returning from London to South Africa in a ship the Kildonan Castle, in 1909.  ... 
doi:10.3126/rnjds.v3i2.34455 fatcat:r3yc2xdumncodlyiwyr55lgibi

A new Himalayan crisis? Exploring transformative resilience pathways

Poshendra Satyal, Krishna Shrestha, Hemant Ojha, Bhaskar Vira, Jagannath Adhikari
2017 Environmental Development  
In response, we argue for the need to open up a transformative agenda for integrating approaches to environment and development challenges, emphasizing an emancipatory multi-scalar politics that has the  ...  This paper demonstrates that a new crisis has emerged in the Himalayas in recent years, as five decades of well-intentioned policy responses failed to tackle escalating environment and development challenges  ...  We also benefitted from useful discussion and interactions with Andrea Nightingale and the participants of the Future Himalaya Dialogue in Edinburgh, 23-24 May 2016.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2017.02.010 fatcat:dbvn6uho55bknd74q76wcyahu4

Deliberation and Development [chapter]

Patrick Heller, Vijayendra Rao
2015 Deliberation and Development: Rethinking the Role of Voice and Collective Action in Unequal Societies  
Earlier versions of the chapter were presented at the conference on Deliberation for Development: New Directions, held in Washington, DC, November 12-13, 2010, and at the International Political Economy  ...  The author thanks Archon Fung, Erin Gamble, Varun Gauri, Patrick Heller, Celestin Monga, Vijayendra Rao, and Katy Saulpaugh for comments on previous drafts.  ...  stable policy regimes, in both Western polities and the older democracies of the global South, most notably India.  ... 
doi:10.1596/978-1-4648-0501-1_ch1 fatcat:gczwtaa7hrbtdbkbszmxfqgthe

Sustainable management models: innovating through Permaculture

Claudio Vitari, Christophe David
2017 Journal of Management Development  
The possible innovative management models built on the Permaculture concepts will be the object of analysis for this study.  ...  These socio-cultural and economic challenges are central to the design and construction of a society in which all individuals feel integrated and responsible.  ...  Ferguson & Lovell reviewed the literature searching, in addition to Google Scholar, on Web of Knowledge, International Information System for the Agricultural Sciences and Technology, and Education Resource  ... 
doi:10.1108/jmd-10-2014-0121 fatcat:4qwc2jilg5fjxbq47lmouxtg5e

Chapter three. "Cleaning" the streets – Urban Development Discourse and criminalisation practices [chapter]

2020 Segregation, Inequality, and Urban Development  
The hubs have long become role models for upcoming developments in the area, a scenery to be expanded.  ...  Embracing the cities of the Western Cape and zooming in on their segregative structures and the actual implementation of related policies helps to develop a sense for exclusion and inclusion, for demarcation  ... 
doi:10.14361/9783839453100-005 fatcat:bchiggji45h5lkpvynx5h4ek5i

Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2009, all in one file, Part A

Editor JSD
2009 Journal of Sustainable Development  
Mesophilic and cryogenic actinomycetes were isolated from water, quagmire soil , lakeside soil and saline wasteland soil in the Qinghai Lake by spreading samples on three kinds of agar media , in which  ...  The results indicated that there were salt-tolerant, mesophilic and cryogenic actinomycetes in quagmire and lakeside soil of the Qinghai Lake and in saline wasteland soil nearby the Qinghai Lake.  ...  In developed countries the recycling economy is becoming a trend and has been successful in the social practice.  ... 
doi:10.5539/jsd.v2n1p0a fatcat:xqz6uawierdclbcyqzad6rnupe

Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2009, all in one file, Part B

Editor JSD
2009 Journal of Sustainable Development  
Mesophilic and cryogenic actinomycetes were isolated from water, quagmire soil , lakeside soil and saline wasteland soil in the Qinghai Lake by spreading samples on three kinds of agar media , in which  ...  The results indicated that there were salt-tolerant, mesophilic and cryogenic actinomycetes in quagmire and lakeside soil of the Qinghai Lake and in saline wasteland soil nearby the Qinghai Lake.  ...  In developed countries the recycling economy is becoming a trend and has been successful in the social practice.  ... 
doi:10.5539/jsd.v2n1p0b fatcat:2soxtnsc3bdopcq74shtyyoqgy

African Cities and the Development Conundrum

Till Förster, Carole Ammann
2018 Revue Internationale de Politique de Développement  
This book is printed on acid-free paper and produced in a sustainable manner.  ...  Requests for commercial re-use, use of parts of the publication, and/or translations must be addressed to Koninklijke Brill NV.  ...  When someone lands in Nairobi for the first time, expecting the good life, they are met by a people who are always in a hurry and very unfriendly.  ... 
doi:10.4000/poldev.2621 fatcat:fvgq4bqn3fdbfcmyeqzgeumuoa

Behind the high-tech fetish: Children, work and media use across classes in India

Shakuntala Banaji
2015 International Communication Gazette  
and narratives of media-rich and media-deprived children in areas of the global south.  ...  But given the increasing focus amongst Western scholars and educators on theorising digital media as a conduit to conviviality, creativity and civic participation, insights can be gained from the lives  ...  Acknowledgements Banaji (In Press) International Communication Gazette -Children, work and media in India 23 With deep gratitude to all the children who generously gave their time for this research;  ... 
doi:10.1177/1748048515597874 fatcat:ojgvh4elkrbxxovns35tpwbxs4

Inscribing ethics and values in designs for learning: a problematic

Colin M. Gray, Elizabeth Boling
2016 Educational technology research and development  
The exponential growth in technological capability has resulted in increased interest on the short-and long-term effects of designed artifacts, leading to a focus in many design fields on the ethics and  ...  While ethical awareness is a key concern in many engineering, technology, and design disciplines-even an accreditation requirement in many fields-instructional design and technology (IDT) has not historically  ...  In 2010, the International Journal of Designs for Learning (IJDL), a sponsored journal of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT), was created to address this knowledge gap  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11423-016-9478-x fatcat:ov7xrgo6a5a5paag57exjy263q

Role of 'Community Spaces' in Residents' Adaptation to Energy-Efficient Heating Technologies—Insights from a UK Low-Energy Housing Development

2018 Sustainability  
First, the study contributes to a better understanding of the emerging roles, motivations, and expectations that a 'community' has for residents living in domestic low-energy environments.  ...  This paper draws on residents' experiences across 40 dwellings in a recently completed low-energy residential development in the United Kingdom (UK). Implications of the research are twofold.  ...  Her research expertise is built on developing new insights in energy use and design practice across scales of analysis from policy level global reviews, organizational dynamics in implementing new digital  ... 
doi:10.3390/su10040934 fatcat:qjs5ejbhjbebjk65z4w3jyf6um

Health Communication: Approaches, Strategies, and Ways to Sustainability on Health or Health for All [chapter]

Patchanee Malikhao
2020 Handbook of Communication for Development and Social Change  
Postcolonial or contemporary globalization has been speeded up in both degree and kind by advances of information and communication technologies (ICT).  ...  Health communication has been a part of development communication or communication for development for the past five decades.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-15-2014-3_137 fatcat:glqw37bnbbcu7jkopllrtqufxa

Using Municipal Tourism Assets for Leveraging Local Economic Development in South Africa

Christian M. Rogerson
2020 Bulletin of Geography: Socio-Economic Series  
AbstractTourism development can be a vital component of place-based development initiatives in the global South.  ...  The nexus of tourism and place-based development thinking in the global South and of the role of local governments is only beginning to be investigated by tourism scholars.  ...  Two journal referees offered useful comments for revision of the paper. Teddy, Dawn and Skye Norfolk also provided excellent inputs.  ... 
doi:10.2478/bog-2020-0013 fatcat:ywl3cvbiwbed5k5vrhlu3si4wy

SOME ASPECTS OF STATE REGULATION OF THE QUALITY DEVELOPMENT OF THE NATIONAL EDUCATION SYSTEM IN UKRAINE

Volodymyr Sadkoviy
2014 Public Policy and Ecnomic Development  
This network has become a platform for the exchange of information and ensuring technology transfer in the country.  ...  Section four then presents the case of a localised, sector-specifi c problem-solving approach with evidence coming from the Lviv oblast in Western Ukraine.  ...  This hinders the development of local government in Ukraine economically and as a result, construction of capable and competent communities.  ... 
doi:10.14746/pped.2014.2.1 fatcat:6xjzabulsfak7bpzxwnnbvk33y
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