In our first post of the series, we established our compound working definition for ‘developmental state’ as we explore the context within which a data revolution
Anyone who has made, even a cursory search, of the term ‘developmental state’ will immediately notice the predominant examples of south East Asian countries as models
We also call for a data revolution for sustainable development, with a new international initiative to improve the quality of statistics and information available to people and governments.
A great deal is changing in the media landscape in Africa. Despite the difficulties faced by journalists when covering stories of great interest to citizens and