Posted on November 20, 2012 at 3:45pm
Connectivity as the physical availability of information and communication technologies and access as the economic, sociological and psychological factors that influence persons’ opportunities to use the technologies...
Much of the attention regarding ICTs and telecentres deals with connectivity and claim that the sustainability of telecentres depends on recognizing the dimensions of access...
A telecentre as a public place where people can get a variety of…Continue
Posted on March 29, 2011 at 5:42pm
Since the individual telecentres are generally isolated, it is important to network them. The networks can play an important role in addressing the gaps & the challenges. The networks are mainly driven by the need to fill the gap that the individual telecentres cannot do on their own.
Networks can take up the responsibility of content generation since the individual telecentre manager is over- burdened by telecentre operational…
Posted on March 8, 2011 at 3:02pm
Enthusiasm over da rapid growth of ICTs & their applications has generated a variety of projects that focus on fostering development. Many of these initiatives are directed at arresting da growing divide between countries & communities with access & mastery of new information technologies & those that lack these technologies. Access to ICTs is typically divided along traditional lines of development defining societies & countries into the “haves” & da “have notes” or…Continue
Posted on January 31, 2011 at 3:30pm