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March 18, 2021
How can we continue to improve access to information while addressing the “epistemic emergency” raised by the spread of disinformation? Katherine...
October 29, 2020
This webinar responds to the question of how governments and humanitarian agencies can manage the risks associated with COVID-19 response payments,...
June 11, 2020
Developing countries are being hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. As governments impose strict lockdowns to contain the spread of the coronavirus,...
November 13, 2019
India’s remarkable digital transformation has encompassed a wide variety of programs and services and is ushering in a new era of digital...
October 17, 2019
India has been a leading country in the development of digital technology, including in the areas of identification, mobile connectivity and payments...