Panel II: Mobile Phones and Peacebuilding in Afghanistan
June 24, 2010
Panel II: Countering Extremism and Counter-insurgency
Mobile phone technologies are the subject of considerable enthusiasm in the peacebuilding sector. Yet little has been done to evaluate systematically the factors of success or failure in the use of mobile phones for peacebuilding. This event focussed on the use of mobile phones in one of the most difficult conflict environments today: Afghanistan.