Technology and Innovation
How the Prospera Digital e-banking program could put money in the hands of Mexico’s low-income families with just a few taps — and transform their lives in the process
More than 95 per cent of women in Egypt have experienced sexual harassment at least once, but many citizens there turn a blind eye when it happens. The HarassMap project is aiming to change that attitude at home and abroad, empowering women and changing the attitudes of men in the process.
Ron Deibert, the director of Citizen Lab, the University of Toronto's vaunted digital watchdog, explains the importance of the Cyber Stewards Network project, which supports building cybersecurity in places such as Asia, Africa and Latin America
After years of falling behind the rest of Asia in information and communications technology, Myanmar is quickly catching up
How the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences is helping shape the continent's future
The text-messaging technology that's helping quash misinformation and save lives in Kenya