"Dear Atmaram: Nice to hear from you. I have in depth experiences on social networking with rural entrepreneurs of telecentre (in Bangladesh named Union Information and service Center) through a grassroots blog. I have posted an article in this blog.…"
"Dr. Barabara, Thanks for your interest. My study found that Network accesses facilitate learning. In the absence of larger forms or enterprises in a village, network forms linkages between family enterprises, organizations and institutions that…"
"Atmaram, since I teach university online research classes, I am interested in your study. In specific, how do network accesses bridge social captial? Did you discover any particular ways this happens? Barbara Fedock"
I recently completed Doctor of Philosophy from University of Western Sydney on 'Information, Communication and Social network: Innovative role of Telecenters in Rural Nepal' and have some interest findings. Among others research found that telecenters offered users and their networks access to bridging social capital through new information networks as well as serving to enhance bonding social capital. It argued that telecenters should be considered an important component of national innovation…See More
"Hi bidya bhai,
welcome to telecenter.org
I am a student of economics (Reader, TU), turned into cobol programmer, Manager (DSI), ICT entreprenuer(CSIT, DSS) and finally ICT management and policy issues(NITC< HLCIT) .I was involved in the first few…"
"Dear Sandra and all
I do not think cafes are competitive organization for telecenters. Contents are totally different. Telecenter contents serve the rural information needs, not internet cafes. I am not sure if internet cafes in rural areas are…"
"Hello Atmaram, welcome to telecentre.org. Please up load a photo on your profile as` we love giving a face to the community and also follow URL: telecentrecommunity.ning.com/notes/Getting_started for the community guide. In case of any thing else,…"
I am happy to know that someone from Nepal is involved in the field of telecentres' research. I am also very interested in the field of IT for the rural development. May i kindly know about your ongoing research project, and your focused countries.
I have not seen anyone in Nepal who is currently doing any kind of research regarding to the Telecentres. I would be happy if you let me know more about your work.
Hello Atmaram, welcome to telecentre.org. Please up load a photo on your profile as` we love giving a face to the community and also follow URL: telecentrecommunity.ning.com/notes/Getting_started for the community guide. In case of any thing else, feel free to contact me.