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Crowdfunding’s Potential for the Developing World

A new report, Crowdfunding’s Potential for the Developing World, commissioned by infoDev studies the promise and the risks of crowdfunding as a tool to finance innovation and growth in developing countries. The report, edited by Colin Blackman, also provides an … Continue reading

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Information and Communication Technology is Revolutionizing Development in Africa

WASHINGTON, December 10, 2012 — Information and Communication Technology (ICT) innovations are delivering home-grown solutions in Africa, transforming businesses, and driving entrepreneurship and economic growth, says a joint report published by the World Bank and African Development Bank (AfDB), with … Continue reading

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Publication of the Telecommunications Regulation Handbook

The World Bank has announced the publication of the new edition of the Telecommunications Regulation Handbook, edited by Colin Blackman and co-editor Lara Srivastava. The Handbook can be downloaded from the World Banks’s website for free here.

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Presentation on future telecommunications regulation

Following his work as editor of the Telecommunications Regulation Handbook, to be published by infoDev/the World Bank and the ITU, Colin Blackman was invited to give a presentation with Lara Srivastava on future telecommunications regulation at Webster University, Geneva. A podcast of the … Continue reading

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Launch of the new Telecommunications Regulation Handbook

The Tenth Anniversary Edition of the infoDev-ITU Telecommunications Regulation Handbook, edited by Colin Blackman and Lara Srivastava, was formerly launched at the 10th Global Symposium for Regulators, Dakar, Senegal on 11th November 2010. Colin and Lara presented an advanced conference edition … Continue reading

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