Mobile Technology as a means to fight corruption in East Africa
2010 (English)Chapter in book (Other academic)
This paper explores the role of mobile technology as a means to promote good governance, increase accountability and fight corruption. It will give a general overview of governance in relation to mobile services looking into the specifics of mobile technology as a way to fight corruption. For a better understanding of both the potential and challenges in using mobile technology, it will analyse relevant cases with a focus on Uganda. The study draws from data generated through desk research and in-depth interviews, meetings and discussions with key stakeholders in East Africa.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
m4d, mobile phones, corruption, east africa
Research subject Computer and Systems Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-132850ISBN: 978-91-85991-02-0OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-132850DiVA: diva2:955404