New TASCHA research projects


It's finally spring here in the Northern Hemisphere, and we decided to celebrate by highlighting some of our new research at TASCHA. From crunching big data on mobile money and developing new resources based on research findings to travelling around the world and working with new partners in …

Digging deeper into the phenomenon of public access


TASCHA's Global Impact Study of Public Access ICTs wrapped up last year with the publication of the final research report, Connecting people for development: Why public access ICTs matter. In addition to the final report, we have also released research reports and summaries of the Global Impact …

Global Impact Study: Final report & findings released


While you're likely reading this on your personal computer, enjoying reliable and fast internet, millions of people around the world still lack private access to this increasingly necessary resource to function and prosper in today’s world. How do those people connect to digital society? For …

News from TASCHA: April 2013 Newsletter


We have just revamped our email newsletter. We will send these quarterly with news and insights on TASCHA and our research. For this issue, we include a teaser for the final report from a major 5-year study on the impact of public access to ICTs that we’re excited to launch this month. We also …

Open research in practice: Open source, open data


TASCHA is committed to research that contributes to advancing knowledge and practice, and that can be used to make better decisions. One element of this commitment is open research — making research processes, tools, findings, and data broadly accessible and encouraging others to build on and …

Release of public access ICT venue database


The Global Impact Study is excited to announce the release of our public access ICT venue database. Utilizing the inventory data collected in Bangladesh, Brazil, Chile, Lithuania, and the Philippines, the web database offers multiple search options, three different visualizations of the data, …

Global Impact Study presents poster at IFLA


The Global Impact Study presented a poster, Open data and open tools: The Global Impact Study inventory and web application, at the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) annual conference in Sweden. The theme of the conference — open access to …