Timely Blessing; Global Utilization of Internet Social Forums in Realization of Millennium Development Goals in Developing Countries
Maoga O Andrew*
Department of Communication Studies, School of Human Resource Development, Moi University, Box 3900-30100, Eldoret, Kenya
- *Corresponding Author:
- Maoga O Andrew
Department of Communication Studies
School of Human Resource Development
Moi University, Box 3900-30100
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: June 07, 2012; Accepted Date: June 21, 2012; Published Date: June 23, 2012
Citation: Andrew MO (2012) Timely Blessing; Global Utilization of Internet Social Forums in Realization of Millennium Development Goals in Developing Countries. J Mass Commun Journalism 2:120. doi:10.4172/2165-7912.1000120
Copyright: © 2012 Andrew MO. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Internet being an educative, entertaining and informative platform for both formal and informal activities is emerging as a key resource towards exchange of ideas, information and opinion meant for realization of millennium development goals. Internet Social Forums have thus created electro space and new page to rethink, develop, lobby, discuss, exchange, share, integrative and strengthen both national and global agendas. Forums such as the skype, netlog, facebook and twitter have emerged as favourite opening for social-economic, political, psychological, physiological and physical issues that catalyze development and aid achievement of sustainable development of Nations World Wide. Developing countries need to continuously embrace and maximize on utilization of this forums to realize universal education to all gender, equity, end poverty and hunger, improve and realize optimum child health, control and combat HIV/AIDS, realize environmental sustainability and effect global partnership. Through these forums a number of nations have managed to revolutionize on items such as political ideology and leadership, power control and good governance implementation, economic activities such as agriculture, business, fishing, mining, and entrepreneurial skills among others. This paper intends to analyze the effects of internet social forums as a virtue or timely blessings for realization of Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s).