Information and Communication Technologies for Development

14th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2017, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, May 22-24, 2017, Proceedings

  • Jyoti Choudrie
  • M. Sirajul Islam
  • Fathul Wahid
  • Julian M. Bass
  • Johanes Eka Priyatma
Conference proceedings ICT4D 2017

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 504)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Keynotes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert M. Davison
      Pages 3-9
    3. Chrisanthi Avgerou
      Pages 10-23
  3. Large Scale and Complex Information Systems for Development

  4. Women Empowerment and Gender Justice

  5. Social Mechanisms of ICT-Enabled Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Richard Heeks, P. J. Wall
      Pages 159-170
    3. William D. Tucker
      Pages 206-217
  6. The Data Revolution and Sustainable Development Goals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. Kyla Matias, Tetsuo Kidokoro, Scira Menoni, Ouejdane Mejri, Negar Aminoltaheri
      Pages 221-231
    3. Nyalleng Moorosi, Mamello Thinyane, Vukosi Marivate
      Pages 232-241
  7. Critical Perspectives on ICT and Open Innovation for Development

  8. The Contribution of Practice Theories to ICT for Development

  9. Agile Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 357-357
    2. Zelalem Regassa, Julian M. Bass, Dida Midekso
      Pages 367-378
  10. Indigenous and Local Community Grounded ICT Developments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 379-379
    2. Gereon Koch Kapuire, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus, Margot Brereton
      Pages 381-393
    3. Yan Li, Manoj A. Thomas, Sarbartha S. J. B. Rana, Debra Stoner
      Pages 394-409
    4. Sirkku Männikkö-Barbutiu, Harsha Perera, Upul Anuradha, Ranil Peiris, Thomas Westin
      Pages 410-421
  11. Global Sourcing and Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 423-423
    2. Fareesa Malik, Brian Nicholson, Richard Heeks
      Pages 425-436
  12. Sustainability in ICT4D

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 437-437
    2. Linus Kendall, Andy Dearden
      Pages 451-462
    3. Isabel Meyer, Mario Marais, Merryl Ford, Sifiso Dlamini
      Pages 463-474

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 14th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2017, held in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, in May 2017.

The 60 revised full papers and 8 short papers presented together with 3 keynotes were carefully reviewed and selected from 118 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: large scale and complex information systems for development; women empowerment and gender justice; social mechanisms of ICT-enabled development; the data revolution and sustainable development goals; critical perspectives on ICT and open innovation for  development; the contribution of practice theories to ICT for development; agile development; indigenous local community grounded ICT developments; global sourcing and development; sustainability in ICT4D; and information systems development and implementation in Southeast Asia. Also included are a graduate student track, current issues and notes. 

The chapter ‘An Analysis of Accountability Concepts for Open Development’ is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license via


developing countries development e-government education electronic commerce health information systems ICT4D information and communication technologies information management information systems information technology innovation Internet social networking social networks software engineering Southeast Asia sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Jyoti Choudrie
    • 1
  • M. Sirajul Islam
    • 2
  • Fathul Wahid
    • 3
  • Julian M. Bass
    • 4
  • Johanes Eka Priyatma
    • 5
  1. 1.University of HertfordshireHatfieldUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Örebro UniversityÖrebroSweden
  3. 3.Universitas Islam IndonesiaYogyakartaIndonesia
  4. 4.University of SalfordSalfordUnited Kingdom
  5. 5.Sanata Dharma UniversityYogyakartaIndonesia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information © IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-59110-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-59111-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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