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Can you help me now? : mobile phones and peacebuilding in Afghanistan

Author: Sheldon Himelfarb; Cecilia Paradi-Guilford; United States Institute of Peace.
Publisher: Washington, DC : U.S. Institute of Peace, [2010]
Series: Special report (United States Institute of Peace), 259.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The United States Institute of Peace, in conjunction with Mobile Accord, TechChange, the UN-mandated University for Peace, and the National Defense University, hosted a Smart Tools for Smart Power event on June 24, 2010, entitled "Can You Help Me Now? Mobile Phones and Peacebuilding in Afghanistan." The meeting brought together a cross section of the leading innovators in the use of mobile phones in difficult  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sheldon Himelfarb; Cecilia Paradi-Guilford; United States Institute of Peace.
OCLC Number: 681599642
Notes: Title from title screen (viewed on November 16, 2010).
"November 2010."
Description: 1 online resource (15 pages).
Contents: Opportunities and challenges of mobile telephony --
The mobile telephone landscape in Afghanistan --
Slowing growth --
Demonstrable potential --
Conclusions and recommendations.
Series Title: Special report (United States Institute of Peace), 259.
Responsibility: Sheldon Himelfarb, with contributions from Cecilia Paradi-Guilford.

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The United States Institute of Peace, in conjunction with Mobile Accord, TechChange, the UN-mandated University for Peace, and the National Defense University, hosted a Smart Tools for Smart Power event on June 24, 2010, entitled "Can You Help Me Now? Mobile Phones and Peacebuilding in Afghanistan." The meeting brought together a cross section of the leading innovators in the use of mobile phones in difficult environments with Afghanistan specialists and government policymakers. Mobile telephony has significant potential to further peacebuilding efforts in Afghanistan. This report summarizes the key points addressed during the meeting and expands on them with additional research and analysis.

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