Confessions in Cairo!!!
Stay tuned for some updates later this week on the state of non-profit technology here in Cairo, Egypt. I'm lucky enough to know people in the Ford Foundation so when I asked to volunteer they immediately connected me to their grantees.
I had some preconceptions that I thought would be and should be blown away. IT equipment is not any harder to purchase here than in the States. Even items that you'd think would not be able to pass ITAR restrictions are sent over here (such as a Cisco PIX firewall). One thing that everyone struggles with is the unsteady ...