For the first time e-Content and ICT for Development
contest is taking place in Bangladesh. The contest is in
15 categories both for on-line and off-line content products and ICT
interventions and applications. In each category three best initiatives
will be awarded. Ministry
of Science and ICT, Government of Peoples Republic of Bangladesh is the
host of the contest and D.Net (www.dnet.org.bd)… Continue
Added by Mahmud Hasan on February 28, 2010 at 6:05pm —
Added by K.M Rahman (Mr. Shuvo) on February 28, 2010 at 5:35pm —
The Academy of Chile represented by ATACH has structured her academic offer for the first semester of 2010 based on three curriculums: Telecentre’s management, E-gov and Gender. The Academy’s courses developed on this three curriculums will start in march of this year and it´s already has more than 180 people registered… Continue
Added by ATACH on February 27, 2010 at 2:21am —
Web resource for farming data launched
25th February 2010
A one-stop online resource for national statistics on agriculture was launched in Dar es Salaam yesterday. The National Bureau of Statics (NBS) partnered with the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) to establish the website. Through the initiative, it will now be easy for researchers and other information seekers to access vital data,especially on agriculture and food, on the website… Continue
Added by Francis Mwathi on February 26, 2010 at 4:27pm —
UNESCO’s (United Nations Educational scientific… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on February 25, 2010 at 2:00pm —
World Summit Awards (WSA) in their 6th issue of the Newslatter reports "WSA National Awards in Sri Lanka & Bangladesh"
Please find the attached document to read the article.
Thank you,wsa_newsletter_issue_6 (2).pdf
Added by Seu Yapa on February 22, 2010 at 5:47pm —
The Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) in collaboration with the Industrial Services Bureau has launched a project for taking the dividends of ICT to the small scale businesses in remote villages. The project centred around Kurunegala, Dambulla and Tambuttegama introduces two key training modules for managing a successful business - computer-based accounting and computer-based business education.
The main task carried out in computer-based accounting… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on February 22, 2010 at 5:30pm —
Shilpa Sayura e- School a new project proposal by Shilpa Sayura Foundation, a CSR initiative of e fusion pvt ltd, Sri Lanka has become a winner in Lien I3 Challenge of Singapore to share SGD 1 million prize fund and the Award was announced at Social iCon event held in Singapore Management university on 23 October 2009.
The Lien i3 Challenge aims to catalyze social projects that are innovative, impactful and implementable in Asia. The SGD 1 million prize fund was given… Continue
Added by Niranjan Meegammana on February 20, 2010 at 6:30am —
Added by A.K.M Ganiul Zadid (জাদীদ) on February 20, 2010 at 4:07am —
telecentre.org’s Network Management Guide, a step-by-step how-to on creating and building strong and sustainable telecentre networks, is now live on Wikipedia in English, with Spanish and Arabic soon to follow.…
Added by Partha Sarker on February 19, 2010 at 4:30am —
On 06th November 2009, Information Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) of Sri Lanka held the Country’s very first National Best e-Content Award. National Best e-Content Award (NBe-CA) is a Local initiative for selecting and giving national level recognition to best e-content and applications developed in Sri Lanka. Therefore, ICTA had invited all Sri Lankans to take this opportunity to showcase their creativity and skill in developing digital content and applications.…
Added by Seu Yapa on February 18, 2010 at 1:00pm —
Could we please get 15 days extension for submission of stories? And also, do we do this every year here on after?
Thank you all.
Added by Tikajit Rai on February 18, 2010 at 12:30pm —
The regional workshop for knowledge networks through… Continue
Added by Nabil Eid on February 17, 2010 at 5:11am —
MTN revealed the presentation of high-speed Internet - the first mobile Internet in Sudan accountable period of time instead of the existing capacity to other service providers in the Sudan. The accounting system online per minute was the most accurate control of expenses, this service for consumers. Commented Walid Akawi the company's marketing director, said: "We know that the consumption of the Internet differ from one slide to another. The fact that few people know exactly how much is… Continue
Added by akram mohammed ahmed on February 16, 2010 at 4:11pm —
Now that the World Virtual School has been firmly established, we are offering some new vocational courses. They are offered "Free of charge" to everyone, and I hope that the Telecentres will promote them to their users to encourage computer literacy, ESL, and vocational courses, as well as the use of the Telecentre themselves as a networking tool.
We still need sponsors for specific countries, so please let me know if I can assist in setting up country pages… Continue
Added by Diana Jean Muir on February 15, 2010 at 12:55am —
Many telecenter was held by NGO and govenrment in around Asia, i just wanna know if telecenter build with CSR (coeporate Social Responsbility) fund is there any any conflict
of interest between business and empowerment program ?? what the effect of that ??
Please write your opinion so we can detect which fund are that very condusif… Continue
Added by radenluki23 on February 13, 2010 at 2:31pm —
François Bar, a researcher of the Global Impact Study, recently highlighted some of the latest issues he has encountered since beginning his work on this groundbreaking research. He explained the development of an inventory of all telecentres, libraries, cybercafés or other places where the public can access the Internet that will be carried out in Bangladesh, Brazil, Chile, Lithuania and the Philippines. Apart from accounting for existing public access to ICT venues in these… Continue
Added by Raymond Hyma on February 13, 2010 at 4:00am —
I am new to this magnificent site. I will like to work with members for better mastering of the site. This will help me and my local community which is yet to learn about information and communication technology. Can any one take the challenge to lead my community.
Added by NTOBO VALENTINE on February 13, 2010 at 3:56am —
I share with you this work realized in "IT Capacity Building Programme for Women in the APEC Region 2008" in Korea for the representants, from Peru, Mexico and Chile ( I from Chile). May be interesting to who work in the Gendera and ICT area.Considering
# That new information technologies are a crucial tool for development and social… Continue
Added by Erika Silva Urbano on February 12, 2010 at 9:00pm —
African mobile market up 20%
10th February 2010
Mobile subscribers in Africa have reached 448.1… Continue
Added by Francis Mwathi on February 12, 2010 at 6:37pm —