Contribute Content Join our Community
» Events
» Events »
» About
» Community » Members
» Community » Members »
» Community » Blog
» Community » Blog »
» Community » Forum
» Community » Forum »
» Community » Groups
» Community » Groups »
» Community » Photos
» Community » Photos »
» Community » Videos
» Community » Videos »
» Community » Contest
Tech Tools
» Resources » Tech Tools
» Resources » Awards & Grants
» Resources » Job Opportunities
Member Profile
» Community » Profile »
Frequently Asked Questions
» Frequently Asked Questions
Contact Us
» Contact Us
» Newsletter
Join our Community
» Join Our Community
Contribute Content
» Contribute Content
» Resources » ICT4D Opportunities
» Partners
» Partners »
Explore our Community
» Explore Another Online Community
Explore our Community
» Explore Another Online Community »
Terms of Use
» Terms of Use
» Resources
» Sitemap
Community Guide
» Community Guide
Global Community Team
» About » Global Community Team
Impact Stories
» Resources » Community Impact Stories
Telecentre Academy
» Telecentre Academy

March 2014 Blog Posts (71)

Over 2,500 users register for TCA’s Google certification course Foundation (TCF) is happy to announce that its free Google certification course, which is being offered through the Telecentre Academy (TCA), has been well received, thanks to the…


Added by on March 31, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Google CEO Larry Page talks about where Google is going next

The following article reposted from Muktware features an interview with Larry Page, CEO of Google, at TED 2014. In the video, Larry talks about what’s keeping Google busy these days and where…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 31, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

A job in ICT? This infographic tells you more

As part of the European Get Online Week (GOW), Liberty Global, the largest international cable company, together with Telecentre Europe, an NGO promoting digital literacy and skills, have jointly developed an infographic that can change the way young and unemployed people view the e-skills needed for the 21st century workplace. Indeed there are many jobs available in the ICT sector, let's open the doors to reach them! Just click on the infographic below to get more information and/or Share…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 31, 2014 at 4:52am — No Comments

World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2014

World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, celebrated each year on 17 May, marks the anniversary of the signature of the first International Telegraph Convention in 1865, which led to the creation of the International Telecommunication Union.

This year, World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD-2014) will focus on the theme: “Broadband for Sustainable…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 31, 2014 at 4:13am — No Comments

Highlights: Get Online Week MENA - Innovation and Creativity for Development

Get Online Week (GOW) MENA region is a digital empowerment campaign that aims to promote the use of ICT for innovation and social entrepreneurship among youth. GOW MENA took place for the first time this year from…


Added by Nabil Eid on March 29, 2014 at 4:00am — No Comments

Get Online Week 2014: Crossing borders from Europe to Middle East and North Africa [UPDATED]

Get Online Week, Telecentre-Europe’s (TE) annual digital empowerment campaign that engages and empowers people to use technology and the Internet, has crossed borders this year and expanded to Middle East and North Africa (MENA).…


Added by on March 29, 2014 at 3:30am — No Comments

TCF enjoins partners to celebrate Girls in ICT Day 2014 Foundation (TCF) is enjoining all its member telecentre networks and partners to organize various activities and events to celebrate the upcoming International…


Added by on March 28, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

GOW14 in full swing: 40,000 Europeans reached so far!

Reblogged from Get Online Week website

Telecentre Europe, the organiser of the Get Online Week 2014, collected preliminary results (available at 26 March) of the…


Added by Cuchie Echeverria on March 28, 2014 at 12:44pm — No Comments

New book on Rwanda Telecentre Network (RTN) as catalyst for rural transformation published by the International Labor Organization (ILO)

The International Labor Organization (ILO) has published a book on Rwanda Telecentre Network (RTN) and Nyamata Telecentre entitled “Learning from Catalysts of rural transformation”. In additions to the Rwandan success story, the 247 pages book includes other 7 cases selected from 7 countries namely: Lativia, Brazil, Peru, Palestine, India, Benin and Cambodia…


Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on March 27, 2014 at 10:20pm — No Comments

In Focus: The E-Learning Trends Of 2014 Part 1

With the constant innovation in technology, our existing e-learning landscapes continue to evolve. Education can now be delivered into mobile devices (smartphones, tablets, and even wearable gadgets) through cloud technology and dedicated mobile applications. Traditional mortar-and-brick libraries are now being replaced by digital learning resources. With the advent of responsive website design, both the government and online private education vendors are now given the flexibility to create…


Added by Allie Cooper on March 27, 2014 at 6:04pm — No Comments

At risk of digital extinction: Europe's smaller languages fight to survive

The internet and its technologies are eroding many languages, especially in the Baltic countries. What can be done about it?

The Baltic countries are a hotbed of multilingualism in Europe. Bilingualism is the norm in Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia; trilingualism is increasingly the new standard.…


Added by Cuchie Echeverria on March 27, 2014 at 2:41pm — No Comments

Basic ICT Training for Grassroots Leaders

Basic ICT Training for Grassroots Leaders 25-28 Mar 2014

The Nueva Vizcaya Community eCenter (NVCeC), under the Information Technology Division of the Provincial Government of Nueva Vizcaya, is undertaking an ICT capability-building project for the various people's organizations…


Added by Jimmy L. Calata on March 27, 2014 at 12:30pm — 2 Comments

MY World: Vote for the changes that would make the most difference to your world

MY World is a global survey for citizens led by the United Nations and partners. It aims to capture people's voices, priorities and views, so that global leaders can be informed as they begin the process of defining the new development agenda for the world.

Through creative online…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 27, 2014 at 1:04am — No Comments

Press Release: A Turning Point for African Economies

Building a prosperous future at eLearning Africa 2014

More than ever before, Africans are turning to ICT-supported learning to grow their economies. In 2013, the eLearning Africa Report found that 40% of African technology-assisted learning professionals were using ICTs specifically for skills training, up from 18% the previous…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 25, 2014 at 7:33pm — No Comments

The Moral Dilemmas of E-Waste

E-waste is growing. Computers, phones and other electronic devices are increasingly being discarded, as StEP’s e-waste world map shows. Planned and perceived obsolescence make us buy more of them, we discard them when we consider they are not useful anymore, but there are no adequate recycling mechanisms. As a result e-waste is piling up. The different approaches to…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 25, 2014 at 6:36pm — No Comments

Happening NOW: Get Online Week in Europe, Africa and the Middle East

This week, our telecentre network partners in Europe, Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are celebrating Get Online Week (GOW) 2014, an annual digital empowerment campaign that engages and empowers people to use technology and the Internet with confidence and skills that allow them to benefit from online opportunities.



Added by Cuchie Echeverria on March 24, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Rural Telecenters- What Works, And What Doesn’t?

In Richard Heek’s ICT4D Manifesto, he describes how rural telecenters became “the archetype” of the ICT4D 1.0 movement of the 1990′s and 2000′s. Tried and proven successful in North America and Europe in the 80′s, they were attractive to the West for multiple reasons: they were simple to install, they directly delivered services to the poor, and they were tangible…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 24, 2014 at 2:32pm — No Comments

A Case for Telecenters Empowering Rwandan Women

Allarfrica recently posted an article about how telecenters have actually been doing some good things for women in rural Rwandan communities. The Rwandan Telecentre Network (RTN) has launched an ICT literacy campaign, designed to help both urban and rural women improve their businesses. The idea behind this…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 24, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Changing the World Through Technology

By Lexi Strickland

Sitting through ICT4D’s presentation regarding ways in which The United Methodist Church works to provide access to information and communication technologies in developing countries left me feeling both proud and inspired. I am proud to be a member of a church that embraces our neighbors on a global…


Added by Seu Yapa on March 23, 2014 at 1:30am — No Comments

International Girls in ICT Day to be celebrated in Thailand

Background: The Girls in ICT initiative at ITU is a global effort to raise awareness on empowering and encouraging girls and young women to consider studies and careers in ICTs. The International Girls in ICT Day, celebrated on the 4th Thursday of April each year.…


Added by Phannaphat Sopa on March 21, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives















Latest Activity

© 2017   Created by   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service