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New technology has role in poverty alleviation

New technology has role in poverty alleviation

Updated 23 May 2013, 8:52 AEST

Across the Pacific, there's been a rapid increase in the use of mobile phones and the internet.

But how can this new technology be used to alleviate poverty?

That was the question posed at a recent development forum in Australia called One Just World.

The series is organised by World Vision Australia, the International Women's Development Agency and AusAID.

Presenter: Geraldine Coutts

Speaker: Sharon Bhagwan-Rolls, Executive Director, FEMLINK Pacifc

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