Information and Communication Technology in the Lives of Forcibly Displaced Persons in Kenya

Author
Mirko Eppler, Stella Gaetani, Patrick Köllner, Jana Kuhnt, Charles Martin-Shields, Nyat Mebrahtu, Antonia Peters, Carlotta Preiß
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
German Development Institute (DIE)
Abstract
There is a great deal of potential for digital tools to help refugees, but there are still major economic and infrastructure hurdles before all refugees are online. Evidence from three sites in Kenya provide evidence that can guide future digitalization efforts for working with refugees.
Topic
Science and Technology, Communications, Infrastructure, Refugees, Displacement, Information Technology
Political Geography
Kenya, Africa