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News & Blog

Blog 14 March 2019

Interdisciplinary, ethical AI. Reflections on AVF’s presentation at the University of Cambridge by Dr Laura James

A real highlight this week was a talk by Luke Church and Sharath Srinivasan of Africa’s Voices Foundation. It is a..

News 7 March 2019

Talk: How can AI be used for Social Good? Lessons from Africa’s Voices Foundation

Part of Africa’s Voices’ core mission is to spark engaging and inclusive conversation that challenge norms and behaviours. In line with..

News 30 January 2019

Africa’s Voices 2018 Impact Overview

Africa’s Voices 2018 Impact Overview What does it take to create a organisation that truly listens to citizens, an organisation..

News 22 January 2019

Africa’s Voices commended in the UN 2019 Somalia Humanitarian Needs Overview

Africa’s Voices is proud to share the news that our innovative accountability to affected populations (AAP) intervention in partnership with..

News 17 August 2018

Support Africa’s Voices!

This year, AVF is participating in The Big Give’s Christmas Challenge, the UK’s largest online match-funding campaign. We would like..

Blog 2 August 2018

Innovations Series: Targeted Behaviour Change Messaging

In response to the humanitarian emergency in Somalia in 2017, AVF developed an innovative system and workflow for targeted behaviour..

Blog 17 July 2018

Digital Exclusion in Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities

In late May, the Communication with Disaster Affected Communities Network held its annual global forum in Nairobi. More than 160..

Blog 23 April 2018

How digital platforms are building community trust in local government in Somalia

This is a guest post by Isatou Batanon, Social Policy Specialist, UNICEF Somalia. It first appeared on UNDG Silo Fighters. Somalia..

Blog 7 December 2017

Using digital communications to close the humanitarian governance gap

The extended drought in Somalia continues to have a devastating impact across the country. Since early 2017, when the crisis..