Graduate students in the ATLAS Master of Science in Information and Communication Technology for Development (MS-ICTD) program presented the work they’ve accomplished during their practicum semester on Nov. 20, 2013.
A video of their presentations is on the ATLAS YouTube channel here.
Rachel Powers worked as a junior policy analyst in the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) in Geneva, Switzerland. She focused on focused on both Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) for disability-inclusive development and youth engagement. She wrote an analysis that showed how ICTs can ensure that persons with disabilities are included in social/economic activities.
Rachel Strobel worked as a research officer at the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) in London. She provided policy and regulatory analysis of projects in CTO’s niche areas. These include: mobile broadband, cyber security, ICTs & disability, skills development, regulation and youth & ICTs.