– Invitation to Participate –
Mini Innovation Lab – Port Moresby
Save the Date: Thursday 14th November 2013
at INA – PNG Institute of National Affairs
2nd Floor, IPA Haus, corner Lawes road and Munidubu Street, Konedobu (opp. Hubert Murray stadium and near the Aviat Club)
- Showcasing new media and technologies for social change and development.
- Hands on practical labs on how ICTs can be used by NGOs in Papua New Guinea.
- Covering Mobile Phone Strategies (SMS, IVR, Surveys), Mapping and Data Visualisation, and Social Media.
A small team from Internews Network, a non-profit organization, will be visiting Port Moresby in November to conduct a Mini Innovation Lab that will showcase how communications, new media and technologies can be used to address and solve development challenges. The Lab will also have a practical component giving participants hands on experience and a deeper insight in to the use of communications for development and innovative practices to solve problems.
Internews is an international non-profit organization whose mission is to empower local media worldwide to give people the news and information they need, the ability to connect and the means to make their voices heard. See http://www.internews.org for more.