CBC | 01.31.16
D&S Fellow Mark Latonero participated in this episode of CBC Radio discussing how mobile tech can help refugees and also smugglers.
Researcher Mark Latonero argues that all manner of mobile technologies – from messaging apps to money transfers – help refugees fleeing conflict. They amount to a digital infrastructure comparable to roads and trains in refugees’ journeys. Many of these same tools, however, are also used in human trafficking.