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July 2011 Blog Posts (20)

Help your favorite nonprofit get a software donation!

Reblogged from the Microsoft Citizenship Team, 27 July 2011

 

Today we’re announcing updates to our nonprofit software donations program to enable more nonprofits…

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Added by telecentre.org on July 28, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments

The Role of the Infocenter in Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution

 

 

 

Just south of Maracaibo, the capital of Venezuela’s oil-rich state of Zulia, lies the municipality of San Francisco. It is a sprawling labyrinth of suburban…

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Added by Erika Silva Urbano on July 27, 2011 at 8:51am — 1 Comment

telecentre.org Academy makes its presence in Malaysia

 

After a year long discussion and planning between the stakeholders in Malaysia, telecentre.org Academy has made its presence officially in Malaysia TODAY as it marks the first step in offering Certificate in Telecentre Management…

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Added by Anthony David on July 26, 2011 at 3:30pm — 6 Comments

Gender Assessment of ICT Access and Usage in Africa

Source: ICT WORKS

 

Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) are widely seen as having the potential to contribute positively to economic growth and development and to improve the livelihoods and quality of…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on July 26, 2011 at 3:14pm — No Comments

The paradox of ICT´s

A crosspost from : colombiadigital.net

While Andrés gets excited because he sold his laptop to a friend from college, and that will allow him, plus some extra savings, to get the new iPad 2 and…

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Added by Seu Yapa on July 26, 2011 at 12:21pm — No Comments

Benefits of ICT for Development Marginalized Communities.

Marginalized communities are communities in underserved areas, both urban and rural, that include the following target groups, among others: Women, Persons with Disabilities, Unemployed, Poor, Youth, Elderly, Immigrants and Micro-enterprises.



Marginalization can be defined as not…

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Added by Nabil Eid on July 25, 2011 at 1:55pm — No Comments

Drishtee foundation awarded an IBM Centennial Grant Award... congratulation

http://drishtee.com/

  Mr. Stanley S. Litow the Vice President, Corporate Citizenship and Corporate Affairs & President, IBM International Foundation informed Drishtee foundation that they are  been selected to receive an award of an IBM…

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Added by AHMED SUDAN on July 21, 2011 at 8:00pm — 1 Comment

Already 47 643 women have acquired ICT skills through Eurasian Telecentre Network

 

Eurasian Telecentre Network (ETN) supports Telecentre.org Women Digital Literacy Campaign since its launch that officially has been announced by ETN Regional Focal Point (RFP), Director of IREX program Tech Age Teens (TAT), and Chief of Party of IREX program Promotion of ICT in…

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Added by Mariam Tevzadze on July 19, 2011 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Day 1 Intel Easy Steps Training.

The Initial batch of 25 Master trainers three day training has begun at the Kenya Institute of Education through sponsorship of Intel on a digital literacy program…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on July 19, 2011 at 4:30am — 2 Comments

2nd international conference on e-applications in developing countries

 



the vice president of Sudan at the 1st conference November 2010

http://community.telecentre.org/photo/albums/sudan-information…

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Added by AHMED SUDAN on July 17, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Telecentres at the Margins: Knowledge means force for development of marginalized Communities

Introduction

We are living in "Information Society", where ICT lie at the core of socio-economic development, many  different  technologies  have  been  used  to  generate  and  share  information leading to enhanced marginalized communities and empowerment of people.

The…

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Added by Nabil Eid on July 16, 2011 at 10:59pm — 4 Comments

ESSAY COMPETITION:“Looking at ICTs and agriculture in Africa through the eyes of women and the youth”

Enter the competition to win EUR 1000 and join NEPAD’s 10th Anniversary!

The New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency and the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA) have joined forces in celebrating NEPAD’s 10th Anniversary. It is…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on July 16, 2011 at 2:54am — No Comments

With Joint Efforts Building Bright and Peaceful Future for Women

NGO Civil Society Development Center (CSDC) that is one of the active partners of Eurasian Telecentre Network (ETN) with the financial support of Women Foundation in Georgia conducted project – We – Women for Peaceful Future. The target group for the project was Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), namely women IDPs from Gali, Region (Georgia) villages. Project has been realized through June-July 2011. Selection of the participants and their safe transportation has been ensured by the…

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Added by Mariam Tevzadze on July 14, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Under the Spotlight: Makaia





UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT is a new section where we share with you inspiring stories of Telecentre.org members and partners through brief interviews. In the second article under this series, we share the story of Makaia Asesoría Internacional
, a non-profit organization committed to the social and economic…

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Added by telecentre.org on July 14, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments

MAKATO GAD FOCAL POINT AND COMMUNITY eCENTER SUPPORT: PHILIPPINE DIGITAL LITERACY FOR WOMEN CAMPAIGN

MAKATO GAD FOCAL POINT AND

COMMUNITY eCENTER SUPPORT:

PHILIPPINE DIGITAL LITERACY FOR WOMEN CAMPAIGN

PROPOSED ACTIVITIES:

PDLWC INTEL EASY STEPS TRAINING (November, 2011in Makato, Aklan) for Grassroots women (from Barangay VAWC Desks, Barangay secreatries, SK, schools and offices...)…



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Added by Danilo G. Hing on July 13, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Making telecentres work as Shared Services Organizations (SSOs)

I recently interacted with a social network at corporate level that has now geared their focus in promoting what they call Shared Services Organizations. The model of SSO seeks to make organizational management more efficient and effective by cutting off the operational fat that makes the organizations sluggish in responding to customer and market needs, thereby making them easy prey for the competition who would then reign in their realm.

 

As I participated in that forum, it…

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Added by Kiringai Kamau on July 10, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Award giving ceremony of National Digital Innovation Award 2011 held at Dhaka

D.Net and Ministry of Science & ICT, Government of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh jointly organised the Award giving ceremony of National Digital Innovation Award 2011. The Gala Event was held on July 07 at 6 pm at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre, Bijoy Shoroni, Tejgoan, Dhaka.

 

Honorable Finance Minister Mr. Abul Maal Abdul Muhith was present as the Chief Guest. The…

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Added by Fatema Begum Labony on July 9, 2011 at 5:14pm — 3 Comments

Opportunities For Telecentres In Extension Services

We are beginning to witness a paradigm shift in the tools and approaches that telecentres are using to reach out to their clientele. Rural and marginalized communities often crave for information to be food secure, healthy and educated hence improve their lives, telecentres to larger extent meet these needs. The advent of internet and computers has enabled telecentre to make a giant leap in…

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Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on July 8, 2011 at 12:30am — 2 Comments

ICT for Planning Creativity through Imagination

Computers have become an almost indispensable tool for us children and increasingly becoming a part of our children's world as well.

From writing letters, games to finding information and exploring  knowledge on the Internet.

In beginning  of June, 2011, Salamieh Telecentre launched a new summer club for…

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Added by Nabil Eid on July 7, 2011 at 12:00am — No Comments

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