Today, November 24, marks the fifth anniversary of Telecentre.org Foundation (TCF). To celebrate this major milestone in TCF’s history, we created a video that chronicles our journey as we sailed through the past five years. READ MORE
Key officials of Telecentre.org Foundation (TCF) and the Catalonia Government, along with representatives of key projects such as Citi Lab and Co-working, the private sector, ICT4D experts, and local telecentre network members will meet in Barcelona, Spain on November 25 to discuss how each sector can best support the growth of SparkLab Barcelona. READ MORE
Dr. Akhtar Badshah, Chairman of Telecentre.org Foundation (TCF), was named this year’s Global Heroby Global Washington (GlobalWA) in an announcement made last November 14. Awarding ceremonies will be held during the GlobalWA’s 6th Annual Conference to be held on December 3. READ MORE
Since it’s our anniversary week, we have compiled the best photos that highlight the work that we’ve done over the past 5 years across different regions.
Check out the following albums:
Posted by telecentre.org on November 27, 2014 at 3:00pm
As promised, we continue to bring you new and exciting things everyday of our anniversary week. Today, we give you a first look at the maps that show how geographically dispersed the members of the global telecentre community are.
From 2008 to present, our online community has grown and expanded into 5 community sites all in all in English, Spanish, Arabic, Russian and French, with a combined membership of 11,500. These members are spread across 170 countries in 6 regions, representing hundreds of…Continue
Posted by telecentre.org on November 26, 2014 at 4:30pm
As we celebrate our anniversary this year, we would like to give back to the global telecentre community by paying tribute to the most active and participative members in our online communities in English, Spanish, Arabic, French and Russian. And because it is our fifth anniversary, we identified five of them for each of our community sites.
For our English community, the top five most active members through the years are as follows:
Posted by telecentre.org on November 25, 2014 at 1:30pm
Safety and transparency are very important issues when it comes to sending and receiving digital payments within developing countries. Establishing trust in digital payments system and sufficient levels of consumer protection and transparency of service terms are key to broader adoption of digital payments. What’s being done to help reduce this concern?
To bring this issue to the forefront, the ICTworks community is joining with the Global Broadband and Innovations Alliance (GBI), a partnership between USAID and NetHope, and the Better Than Cash Alliance to host a Twitter Chat.
If you would like…Continue
Posted by Seu Yapa on November 25, 2014 at 1:42pm
Dear member,As Telecentre.org Foundation (TCF) will be celebrating its 5th Anniversary this November, we would love to hear from you particularly on how TCF has helped you or your organization in the last 5 years. We kindly request that you share with us what were the initiatives that have benefited you the most. We…Continue