Technology gives power to the people. That power can change the world.
Iqbal Quadir demonstrates the importance of connectivity and citizen activation in stimulating economies in his TED talk. Why do cell phones matter for development? And how does technology allow development to be "of the people, by the people, for the people"?
At Opportunity International, we believe in the power of technology to improve development initiatives. By using innovative tools including mobile banking, we can extend our reach to those with the greatest need and provide services to the most remote areas. And that is truly revolutionary.