Ben Donahue

Ben Donahue

Senior Business Development Officer at Souktel Digital Solutions

Ben Donahue manages Souktel’s client outreach and program design for projects across Africa and the Middle East. Before joining Souktel, he served as a Business Development Manager at Chemonics, the largest implementer of USAID funded projects worldwide. With a focus on the food security and governance sectors, Ben has provided program management and proposal development for USG Feed the Future efforts in Uganda, stabilization in Somalia, and agricultural development in Afghanistan. Ben holds a B.A. in History from Boston College.

Breakout 3(a) – Mobile Phones as a Platform for Aid: Bridging the Gender Gap and the Digital Divide

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The spread of mobile phones is enabling people to reach out to each other across previously impenetrable divides. Humanitarian organizations are therefore increasingly leveraging mobile technology to provide information to, and receive feedback from, affected people. However, often those people most at risk, such as women and children, are the least likely to have access […]

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