Convergence is where different forms of media interact with each other. The continual evolution of these interactions is a great opportunity for creativity. For the Media Map Project, convergence has meant finding a number of excellent partners to collaborate with. One partner, the Centre of Governance & Human Rights at the University of Cambridge, is collaborating with FrontlineSMS to explore the future of community radio and its convergence with mobile. Read more about their work here.
Tara Susman-Peña is the Director of Research of The Media Map Project.