Recently Mobileactive.org implemented a SMS Election Observations in Benin. They worked with the local election monitoring the use of mobile technology to report the election process. I think the success of this project can be attributed to their effort to use local organizations and utilizing technology that many were already familiar with. They also made the technology as simple as they could to appeal to the overall population. One challenge with implementing technology is that programs must be user-friendly and it seems that they did a sufficient job at achieving it.
6 September 2011
SMS Election Observation in Benin
Junior at Tulane University View all posts by julianguelig
This entry was posted on Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 at 8:18 pm and tagged with Benin, election, ICT4D, mobile and posted in National Policy & Strategy, Technology Tools. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.
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