By Karim Kasim (Multi posted)
It is very funny and interesting to visit -from time to time- the very own page of the creator of Facebook on Facebook itself!! It feels weird somehow to visit the personal page of the founder of Facebook and find it normal page where he shares his moments at work and/or at home. Of course, he is different than many people across the globe and across social media in the sense that he is one of the most successful entrepreneurs ever known! It is a fact… Continue
Added by Karim A. Kasim on March 31, 2015 at 9:58pm —
Over the last few years, Telecentre Foundation (TCF), through partners across the globe, has equipped over 1 million women and girls in 79 countries with digital skills - a significant achievement which bagged for it the… Continue
Added by telecentre.org on March 30, 2015 at 11:30pm —
From March 23 to 29, Telecentre-Europe, along with its partner organizations such as Microsoft and Liberty Global, organized the sixth edition of the European Get Online Week (GOW), an… Continue
Added by Cuchie Echeverria on March 30, 2015 at 9:30pm —
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability is the world’s leading network of over 1,000 cities, towns and metropolises committedto… Continue
Added by AHMED SUDAN on March 30, 2015 at 12:30pm —
Engaging Arab Youth in Innovating Their Future
This time around, things are different!
This time around, the Arab Human Development Report (AHDR) has been inspired by the voices of those most directly affected … young people from across our 20… Continue
Added by Nabil Eid on March 28, 2015 at 2:30pm —
“The Vodafone Foundation has unveiled a portable "Instant Classroom" that it hopes will give 15,000 child …
Added by Seu Yapa on March 27, 2015 at 2:26am —
“Ericsson and The Coca-Cola Company have announced a pilot project to bring mobile connectivity to EKOCENTER, a social enterprise initiative designed to empower community well-being by bringing safe water, solar power and mobile communications, as well as basic goods and services to underserved communities. The pilot project will be conducted in… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on March 27, 2015 at 2:00am —
The Internet of Things (IoT) has been heralded as the next big wave in the technology revolution. In an ever-connected world, the IoT offers vast untapped potential for a new generation of innovators to create new apps or develop solutions that will enrich their communities.… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on March 27, 2015 at 1:35am —
The European Get Online Week is 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 of the world of online opportunities. Supported by corporations, NGOs…
Added by Seu Yapa on March 27, 2015 at 1:30am —
A new app is set to change the course of female history forever. Non-profit girls activist organization Spark Summit have teamed up with Google and app Field Trip to create a unique experience showcasing previously invisible women in… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on March 27, 2015 at 1:27am —
In Africa, 200 million people are aged between 15 and 24 years, comprising more than 20% of the population.
Africa’s population is growing fast and is experiencing a slow demographic transition, which will increase the pressure countries face with job creation.
How do we support our youth to become more employable.
According to a UNDP discussion paper… Continue
Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on March 26, 2015 at 3:00am —
UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT is a section where we share inspiring stories of Telecentre.org members and partners through brief interviews. In this article, we feature Ms. Arwa Al-Deram, Executive Director of SOUL, a nonprofit organization based in Yemen that works toward the… Continue
Added by telecentre.org on March 25, 2015 at 6:00pm —
Contrary to what many people may believe, not every European is digital yet. But we’re getting there. Thousands of non-formal education providers such as telecentres, non-profits and libraries are already busy bridging the gap. They work throughout the year to get people online, improve their digital skills and provide pathways to civil participation and employment.…
Added by Cuchie Echeverria on March 25, 2015 at 5:00pm —
From the telecentres perspective, what lies ahead for technology? Digital technology and the Internet have changed the lives of billions of people in the past 20 years. However, considering the continued rapid pace of technological development, we may be in the early stages of a much larger shift in our society.
The World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on the… Continue
Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on March 24, 2015 at 7:17pm —
The Mobile World Congress (MWC) is one of the biggest events in the mobile technology industry.
The 2015 GSMA Mobile World Congress was a great success! With over… Continue
Added by ahmad shaaban on March 22, 2015 at 10:00pm —
This year, International Women's Day will focus on the empowerment of women, highlighting the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, which was signed 20 years ago by 189 governments to establish an agenda for realizing women's rights. The celebration of this historic milestone gives us a good reason to reflect on advances in women's rights around the world, and to examine the Internet's role… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on March 20, 2015 at 2:35pm —
This is our next progress where women are experiencing on about ICT .. cheers !!!!
for more ... https://www.facebook.com/groups/Change.Nepalese.Mission/… Continue
Added by Pradeep Sapkota on March 19, 2015 at 12:35am —
At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last week, topics such as Mobile Identity and Mobile for Development and Inclusion stole the spotlight. Today, it’s becoming clearer that secure digital identities can become the gateways to greater social welfare, more inclusive and transparent government… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on March 18, 2015 at 3:19pm —
Facebook has launched its first TV ads to promote its non-profit Internet.org initiative, which aims to offer affordable or free internet access within developing countries that are currently not online.
The Internet.org ad campaign, which also extends to outdoor and Facebook ads,…
Added by Seu Yapa on March 18, 2015 at 2:48pm —
Boromlya branch of Trostianets district in Sumy region, Ukraine serves a traditional community of strawberry producers who manage to get several harvests of berries per season thanks to library internet services. Some of the local amateur gardeners have turned into successful… Continue
Added by Yuliya Melnyk on March 18, 2015 at 4:05am —