Participatory Collaboration Mapping in Malawi: Making Mike’s Community Informatics Idea(l)s Work
Keywords:Community Informatics, Effective Use, Community Innovation, Collaboration Mapping, Participation
AbstractIn this tribute to Michael Gurstein, we first summarize three of his key concepts: Community Informatics, Effective Use, and Community Innovation. We then apply his ideas to a case on participatory collaboration mapping in Malawi. We end the tribute with a reflection and re-iterating Mike'ss call for Community Informatics research and action to keep meeting.