Ethical IT for International Development


Aptivate is hiring! Why don't you join us?

Are you motivated by using technology to improve people’s lives? Aptivate is hiring an Agile project manager and a Web developer


Flood solutions catalogue – Practical Action

Aptivate worked with Practical Action in Peru to undertake participatory discovery process for their Flood Solutions Catalogue as part of the Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance programme.


Protect your computer from Poodle

There is a new SSL vulnerability in the wild that affects the browser, not the server. Chrome & Firefox browsers are supposed to release fixes in the next few days so look out for updates.

Expertise in ICT4D

 - Low bandwidth
- Open-source software
- Data visualization
- Appropriate technologies



 We build web, database and mobile applications for agencies, organisations and local communities.


Agile Participation

 - User-centered
- Agile
- Participatory
- Consensus-driven