Understanding Health Information System Implementation in an Indonesian Primary Health Centre: A Sociotechnical Perspective

Conference Paper:

The implementation of health information systems (HIS) faces major challenges in developing countries. These challenges are due to the complex nature of the healthcare sector that involves complex interactions between various professional groups, technologies and organisational interest. This paper explores socio-technical challenges during a HIS implementation in a [...]

A feature about the PROTIC project

Monash Lens has  a good report on what is happening in the PROTIC project, with a bit of journalistic licence. Of course, what formal academic prefers is those articles in high level publications.  But I am bogged down in reality.

A photo of a nice fish that was caught by one of the [...]

Article on Particpatory Action Research in Bangladesh

Sarrica, M., Denison, T., Stillman, L., Chakraborty, T., & Auvi, P. (2019). “What do others think?” An emic approach to participatory action research in Bangladesh. AI & SOCIETY, 34(3), 495–508. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00146-017-0765-9

A rather academic article trying to explain crosscultural research and action, participation, and other matters.


Empowering Community Voices Project: Research studies from South Africa and Bangladesh

This is a report from a few years back now, but it still makes for interesting reading.

The two case studies discussed here—with Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action (PACSA) in South Africa, and Oxfam in Bangladesh—are part of the Empowering Community Voices project, which is supported by the Oxfam–Monash Partnership. The project is concerned with [...]

Interview in the Daily Samakal (in Bengali)

The Daily eSamakal Epub 3 march 2016