© 2020

Evolving Perspectives on ICTs in Global Souths

11th International Development Informatics Association Conference, IDIA 2020, Macau, China, March 25–27, 2020, Proceedings

  • Don Rodney Junio
  • Cecile Koopman
Conference proceedings IDIA 2020

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 1236)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. ICT4D: Taking Stock

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pietari Keskinen, Niina Arvila, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus, Marko Nieminen
      Pages 3-16
  3. Harnessing Frontier Technologies for Sustainable Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Hannah Thinyane, Francisca Sassetti
      Pages 33-47
    3. Ingrid Siebörger, Alfredo Terzoli, Cheryl Hodgkinson-Williams
      Pages 63-77
  4. ICT4D Discourse, Methodologies, and Theoretical Reflections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. Larry Stillman, Mauro Sarrica, Tom Denison, Anindita Sarker
      Pages 81-94
    3. Gordon A. Gow, Uvasara Dissanayeke, Chandana K. Jayathilake, Isuri Kumarasinghe, Kumudu Ariyawanshe, Sanduni Rathnayake
      Pages 110-124
  5. The Evolving Global Souths

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 217-217

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 11th International Development Informatics Association Conference, IDIA 2020, held in Macau, China, in March 2020.*

The 14 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 43 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on ICT4D: taking stock; harnessing frontier technologies for sustainable development; ICT4D discourse, methodologies, and theoretical reflections; the evolving Global Souths.

*The conference was held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


artificial intelligence communication systems computer hardware computer networks data communication systems Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) information technology network protocols signal processing telecommunication networks telecommunication systems wireless telecommunication systems

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.United Nations University Institute in MacauMacauChina
  2. 2.University of South AfricaRoodepoortSouth Africa

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