Remote ICT4D has problems

How “Designing with the end user” undermines ICT4D best practice – Zunia.org.

The argument: Enduser designs by the well-intentioned designer based far from the actual enduser miss the mark, if that mark is or includes “local empowerment.” “The truth of the matter is that far too many ICT4D projects are still initiated from the outside.” The summary is of an article posted at Kiwanja.net.