Eduardo Villanueva Mansilla is an associate professor at the Communications Department, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. He is author of Vida Digital (PUCP, 2010), co-editor of ICTs for global development and sustainability (ISR, 2011), associate editor of the Journal of Community Informatics. He was coordinator of the “New Perspectives on ICT for Development in Latin America” invited session at the ICTD 2010 London conference, as well as a consultant on ICT for Development and ICT for Education in Perú. His blog is evillan.blogspot.com.Last updated on 12.03.2015
„No sane Mexican would want to live in the US.“
Eduardo Villanueva Mansilla
Technological innovation is often hailed as a solution to development. But its potential goes to waste. The blindness towards local conditions inhibits progress and primarily benefits the corporations and donors in the Western world. Sustainable development must be done by the locals, for the locals.