The international development sector has a history of expensive failures. Against the backdrop of these, a number of projects are successfully creating real change. Even within the same systemic constraints, these projects have found ways of doing development differently and creating impact.
Human imagery is a key component of Reboot’s visual identity. Images of people are especially powerful in revealing the details of the kind of work we do, the people and places we learn from, and the principles we stand for. But using someone’s likeness publicly—anywhere—means we need to do so in a respectful and responsible manner.
The push for open data and the “Learn to Code” movement show great promise for realizing the goals of open government, but this promise has yet to be fully realized.