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Mananga Centre for Regional Integration and Management Development

Ezulwini Campus, Ezulwini, Swaziland , 15-19 September 2014

Technological innovation is taking place at a breath-taking pace. Simple, open source internet-based applications and services designed to enhance on-line collaboration are now available to the wider public at little or no cost at all. These new online technologies known as Web 2.0 and ‘social media’ enable people to collaborate to create, share and publish information.

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National Library Service (NLS)

Lilongwe, Malawi , 01-05 September 2014

Technological innovation is taking place at a breath-taking pace. Simple, open source internet-based applications and services designed to enhance on-line collaboration are now available to the wider public at little or no cost at all. These new online technologies known as Web 2.0 and ‘social media’ enable people to collaborate to create, share and publish information.

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National University of Lesotho (NUL)

Roma, Lesotho , 04-08 August 2014

Technological innovation is taking place at a breath-taking pace. Simple, open source internet-based applications and services designed to enhance on-line collaboration are now available to the wider public at little or no cost at all. These new online technologies known as Web 2.0 and ‘social media’ enable people to collaborate to create, share and publish information.

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Kenya’s North Rift region is home to one of the world’s leading marathon runners. But in November 2012, it briefly became my home when I attended a five-day training workshop on the use of Web 2.0 and Social Media tools for Development. The course was organised by the Moi University, Kenya with support provided by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA).