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Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 16:16

The post-MDG Lyon Declaration on Access to Information and Development [pdf] is very welcome in that it represents a clear advance over the original Millennium Development Goal on ICT4D, but in my opinion the declaration does not go far enough in giving the most disadvantaged people effective control over their own development, and seems to rest upon some false premises about rights and information in producing development.

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