Top 10 ICT4D Podcast episodes

As our podcast reached over 5000 downloads, we look back at the Top 10 episodes from September 2020 to March 2023.  We hope you enjoy this diverse selection of short 15-minute interviews with ICT4D and development experts.


1. Opportunities, barriers, and trends in open source solutions (S1 E8)

Mala Kumar, GitHub


2. UNCDF’s SPRINT4Women: Human centered design (HCD) with rural women in Zambia (S2 E6)

Kilyelyani Kanjo & Nandini Harihareswara, UNCDF


3. High Five Focus areas for IT road mapping at CRS (S1 E1)

Karl Lowe, Catholic Relief Services


4. SOS-KD: Digital transformation and ICT priorities (S1 E13)

Thomas Rubatscher, SOS Children’s Villages International


5. Role of digital tech in empowering women (S2 E1)

Jocelyn Williams, Every1Mobile


6. GSMA: Digital inclusion barriers and actions (S2 E3)

Claire Sibthorpe, GSMA


7. Role of ICT and data to improve food systems (S5 E1)

Thembani Malapela, FAO


8. What is peace tech? How is it used by civil society? (S4 E1)

Dr. Lisa Schirch, University of Notre Dame Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies; Toda Peace Institute


9. ICT4D for Malaria Elimination (S3 E1)

Dr. John Reeder, WHO/ TDR, the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases


10. Digital Transformation at The Global Fund (S1 E15)

Michael Johnson, The Global Fund



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