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Stephanie, mashable.com

5 iPhone apps to help fight poverty

To end poverty and hunger, we're going to need everyone's help - even the busiest amongst us. Thanks to the iPhone and the technological innovators who are working for the global good, we can now say:...

Tahani

Mother, your strength is beyond compare

Tahani Salah is one of the artists of MDGfive.com, a website that harnesses the power of art and social media to increase community engagement in the fight to improve maternal health and reach Mill...

Sean

Spoken word for maternal health

Word! Sean B is one of the artists of MDGfive.com, a website that harnesses the power of art and social media to increase community engagement in the fight to improve maternal health and reach Millenn...

Tags: Developing country, Maternal death, maternal health, Millennium Development Goal, social media

Anoush

SMS quizzes, chats, micro-blogging & the battle against HIV/AIDS

What is 'social mobile', and what's it got to do with Millennium Development Goal 6: to combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases? Let me share three novel and innovative social mobile initiatives: ...

Tags: health, HIV, Mobile phone

Christopher

Reuniting loved ones through mobiles and internet technology

With only five years left to the 2015 deadline to achieve the Millennium Development Goals, it's time to focus on the role of mobile phones and technology. Throughout our shared planet, more than...

Alvaro, UNFPA

Bloggers: Ban Ki-moon wants to hear from you

Dear bloggers. With only five years left until the 2015 deadline to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), it’s time to start blogging. I hope you’ll take part in the Conversations for a...

Tags: Digital media, Millennium Development Goals, poverty
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