2018 Media Partners

The 10th ICT4D Conference is supported by the following organizations:

Africa Health IT News (AHIT) is an organization dedicated to the promotion of the use technology in Africa healthcare. We educate and inform the world about the trends in the use technologies in Africa healthcare. For more information, visit www.africahealthitnews.com


AsianNGO is the premier source of information for organizations working in NGOs & Civil Society, CSR, Social Enterprise. With a mix of print, web and digital media, AsianNGO provides information on grant opportunities, news and policy updates, partnership linkages and learning resources. For more information, visit www.asianngo.org


BongoHive is Zambia’s first technology and innovation hub. We assist scalable startups of any background by enhancing skills, accelerating growth, strengthening networks, increasing collaboration, providing a forum for ideas exchange, and reducing the barriers to entrepreneurship. We provide a wide range of startup/entrepreneurship programmes, tech programmes, workshops and events all focused on making Zambia Africa’s next hotbed of innovation. For more information, visit www.bongohive.co.zm


The Connect-World magazines are a forum for the highest-level ICT decision makers, to discuss the impact of ICT upon regional development.

Connect-World publishes editions for Asia-Pacific, AME, EMEA, Europe, India, Latin America, North America, and Global. Authors are ICT leaders of industry, governments, regulators, international organisations, legal experts, bankers and their advisors. 22,000 copies of each edition of Connect-World are delivered to decision-makers of leading international companies, telecom ministries, regulatory agencies, carriers, service providers, equipment manufacturers and vendors. Each edition is distributed to a further 109,489 readers digitally. Connect-World is also a major sponsor of trade shows. For more information, visit www.connect-world.com

Devex is the media platform for the global development community. A social enterprise, we connect and inform one million+ development, health, humanitarian, and sustainability professionals through news, business intelligence, and funding & career opportunities so you can do more good for more people. For more information, visit www.devex.com


Humentum is the essential community for today’s international relief and development organizations. A global organization formed from the merger of InsideNGO, LINGOs and Mango, we have offices in Washington, DC, and Oxford, UK, as well as regional hubs in Africa and Latin America, with experts based in a range of countries around the world. We believe that behind every development program that works, there is smart leadership backed by strong operations teams, and our passion lies in helping those professionals deliver on their organizations’ missions. We do this with our focus on operational excellence. Our mission is to inspire and achieve operational excellence for organizations focused on positive societal impact. For more information, visit www.humentum.org


IT News Africa is a dynamic media company that specialises in publishing, events as well as marketing and advertising solutions for the information age. We have a global publishing network and international client base, which we service from offices in Johannesburg. For more information, visit www.itnewsafrica.com


CGAP’s Microfinance Gateway is a global platform for knowledge sharing in financial inclusion. Available in four languages – English, French, Arabic, and Spanish – the Gateway enables practitioners to share lessons, views, and expertise through blog contributions, interviews, and webinar presentations. Each language site specializes in content relevant to its associated region. The Microfinance Gateway websites welcome over one million views each year and host more than 10,000 publications from 4,000 organizations. The Gateway invites practitioners to share their work, ideas, and innovative business models with their peers by submitting content directly on the website.

The Gateway Exchange is the bi-weekly newsletter of the Microfinance Gateway which provides the latest updates on financial inclusion, and the Gateway LinkedIn Group connects practitioners with their peers globally. For more information, visit www.microfinancegateway.org


NextBillion is a community of business leaders, social entrepreneurs, NGO managers, policy makers, academics and others exploring the connection between development and enterprise.

NextBillion chronicles new trends in market solutions to poverty that benefit the world’s 4 billion low-income producers and consumers – often known as the base of the pyramid. The site features in-depth analysis and opinion from thought leaders and researchers – as well as on-the-ground insights from social entrepreneurs. NextBillion also offers an editor-curated newsfeed, a calendar of important events, and a career center with continuously updated job opportunities across the “development through enterprise” market sector. For more information, visit https://nextbillion.net/


ReConnect Africa is a unique careers and business website and online magazine for African professionals around the world.

ReConnect Africa features articles and interviews on careers, development and business in Africa as well as information on relocation to Africa, top companies and recruitment agencies for Africa. It offers an ideal platform to advertise job vacancies, products and services to a targeted professional African market in Europe, across Africa and around the world. For more information, visit www.reconnectafrica.com


ReliefWeb is the leading humanitarian information source on global crises and disasters. It is a specialized digital service of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

We provide reliable and timely information, enabling humanitarian workers to make informed decisions and to plan effective response. We collect and deliver key information, including the latest reports, maps and infographics from trusted sources. ReliefWeb is also a valuable resource for job listings and training programs, helping humanitarians build new skills and discover exciting new career opportunities. For more information, visit www.reliefweb.int


TechSoup creates new ways for NGOs to access technology, new paths to connect, and new means to develop skills. Our goal is to help NGOs operate at their full potential, so that they can deliver their programs more effectively and better achieve their missions.

With 70 partner NGOs, we manage a unique philanthropy program that brings together over 100 tech companies to provide technology donations to NGOs in Africa and around the globe. We have reached 993,000+ NGOs worldwide and distributed technology products and grants valued US$10 billion. For more information, visit www.techsoup.global

Techtrends is the leading Zambian web-based technology publication at the cutting edge of industry reporting, analysis and research. subjects cover mainly:
telecommunications, media and technological trends and events from the major brands locally and around the world. We aim to showcase inventors and
startups that are driving innovation and give a platform for opinion pieces from industry thought-leaders in Zambia.

We advocate for the expansion and implementation of ICT for development (ICT4D) projects and policies in Zambia that are relevant and sustainable. For more information, visit www.techtrends.co.zm