Category: Global

Can we build a digital ecosystem to address humanitarian crises?

January 7, 2019 | Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation | Global | Maha Khan

Humanitarian crises present a daunting development challenge to the humanitarian and private sectors. These crises are more prolonged, displacement lasts an average of 10 years, and ...
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Mandatory SIM registration: policy and regulatory perspectives in the absence of data protection laws

January 3, 2019 | Digital Identity | Global | Global | Ken Okong'o

The mobile sector is creating a major socio-political and economic impact across the globe. In the past ten or so years, GSMA has produced a significant body of knowledge and learnings ...
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3 Key Trends from Round 2 of the GSMA Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation Fund

December 20, 2018 | Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation | East Asia and Pacific | Global | Latin America & the Caribbean | Middle East and North Africa | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | Rosie Afia

During Mobile 360 Series – Africa in July 2018, the GSMA Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation Fund (M4H) opened the call for Round 2 (grants of £100,000 and £300,000) for projects in ...
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A quick guide to the GSMA Mobile Money Certification

December 6, 2018 | Mobile for Development | Mobile Money | East Asia and Pacific | Europe and Central Asia | Global | Latin America & the Caribbean | Middle East and North Africa | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | Global | GSMA

Launched in 2018, the GSMA Mobile Money Certification is a global initiative to bring safer, more transparent, and more resilient financial services to millions of mobile money users around ...
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The role of digital in improving traceability and certification in the agricultural last mile

November 26, 2018 | mAgri | Global | Abbie Phatty-Jobe

The demand for traceable and certified agricultural products is on the rise in global markets as international consumers demand more transparency and accountability in supply ...
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