WorldChanging: Tools, Models and Ideas for Building a Bright Green Future: An Interview with Inveneo
JuliaD never gives up on her love/hate relationship with technology for developing environments, blogging now about:
Yet another example of the rugged hardware out there available for use to linking up rural places and places under conflict and stress. It actually sounds like it has all the compoents I’ve been looking out for to do a project.
Inveneo.org is a nonprofit that connects the most cut-off people in the world–they provide communication technology to people in developing regions or disaster zones which lack the infrastructure for normal telephone and internet connections. Their connections have helped rural villages spawn business, hurricane victims get aid, even helped the sick cure themselves by talking with doctors.