Karl Brown is the director of technology, social impact at ThoughtWorks, and a former associate director at the Rockefeller Foundation.
Jun 25 2014Blog Post Training Models for Employment in Africa's Digital Economy Results for Development (R4D) has recently published a report with the support of The Rockefeller Foundation, Training Models for Employment in the Digital Economy. A core component of our Digital Jobs Africa Initiative is training high potential but disadvantaged youth for work in the digital economy. Training that is linked to job opportunities is fundamental […] Karl Brown, Sarah Geisenheimer, Wairimu Kagondu Dec 13 2013Blog Post mHealth Award Honors Visionary Rwandan Doctor On Monday, the mHealth Alliance awarded Dr. Richard Gakuba of Rwanda with the inaugural Holly Ladd mHealth Pioneer Award. I was honored to present Dr. Gakuba with the award at a dinner celebrating the Alliance’s fifth anniversary. In the span of just a few years, the mHealth Alliance has helped raise the profile and credibility […] Karl Brown