She Entrepreneurs Photo: Swedish Institute
Over the last hundred years the design of schools, the curriculum, teacher roles, student roles and organisational structures have all evolved together and just like an ecosystem, are now entwined in complex interrelationships. Research is continuing to demonstrate that changes are needed to improve the system but there is a nervousness and…Continue
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There are a variety of reasons to improve the accessibility of games. Some are related to the user’s quality of life, while others are more important to the publishers and developers of games.
Games can allow those who are disabled to learn new skills or can provided therapeutic benefits. By practicing…
Added by Nabil Eid on September 28, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Gicumbi district is one of the five districts of the Northern Province of Rwanda. It is known as a high altitude mountains area with a cold and wet climate. The local population in Gicumbi, as in many other districts in Rwanda, mainly lives on agriculture. The main crops that are grown in the district are the Irish potatoes, wheat, maracuja and at a lower level are mushrooms, all because…Continue
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Do you believe that information & communication technologies and innovation can help end poverty in your country? Share your reflections and get your voice counted by policymakers and development professionals.
On October 9th, the World Bank will convene ministers of ICT, development specialists, and…
A new report released by the Broadband Commission Working Group on Broadband and Gender reveals a ‘significant and pervasive’ ‘tech gap’ in access to information and communication technologies (ICTs). Globally, the report estimates that there are currently 200 million fewer women online than men,…Continue
Geneva/New York, 24 September, 2013 – A new…Continue
Egypt ICT Trust Fund (ICT-TF) in cooperation with The International Development Research Center (IDRC) organized a workshop entitled “The Role of Social Networks in spreading knowledge “. The workshop aimed at training the agriculture experts including: researchers, engineerings, and agriculture extensions on using the modern social networks as: “Facebook, Twitter,…Continue
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Are you a young, spirited web adopter living in Africa? Are you using the web to do cool and extraordinary things? Has the web enabled you to positively change your life, grow your business or affect the lives of those around you in a creative way? Are you willing to showcase your achievement for a chance to win prize funding to help make it bigger for greater…Continue
One of the schools in the West that has the telecentre Ba Methodist High School’s Principal Aralai Gavidi said it has been utilized well by the 160…Continue
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From 9 to 11 September 2013, nearly 700 young people from around the world gathered in San José, Costa Rica to lend their voice and influence decisions at the United Nations on the “Future We Want”. Over 3000 young people in 25 different countries tuned into the BYND2015 Global Youth…Continue
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Deadline- 1 November 2013
The United Nations Trust Fund’s Small Grants Programme has issued the 2014 Call for Proposals. The Fund gives priority to projects focusing on the Programme of Action of the Second Decade under the broad mandated areas of the Forum: culture, education, health, human rights, the environment and social and economic development. The Fund is based on voluntary contributions; disbursal of grants is subject to receipt of funds from donors.
The main aim of…Continue
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The 8th meeting of the Broadband Commission for Digital Development
21 September 2013, New York City, New York
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New York– A new report released today by the Broadband Commission Working Group on Broadband and Gender reveals a ‘significant and pervasive’ ‘tech gap’ in access to information and communication technologies (ICTs).…Continue
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Deadline- 27 September 2013
Nominations are accepted for Trust Women Hero Award which aims to honour two leaders whose work advances innovative solutions to the challenges faced by women worldwide. Winners will have the opportuntiy to win cash prize of up to $5,000. The goal of this program is focused on women’s rights. Trust Women forges strategic commitments to empower women to know and defend their rights.
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Gedaref digital city organization (GDCO) will participate in the 68th meeting of the General Assembly of the United Nations to discuss what has been accomplished and achieved for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which is considered the largest campaign in history to combat poverty. The…
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A number of African youth are familiar with the use of ICT but lack platform to raise their voice and incorporate their visions for development. Acknowledging the lack of youth involvement in such processes, Telecentre.org Foundation cooperating with local telecentres initiated mini summit in different telecentres to bridge the vision of young people living in…Continue
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Community eCenters (CeC) Malvar, (Telecentres in the Philippines are called Community eCenters or CeCs) is located in the 2nd class Municipality of Malvar in the Province of Batangas, Philippines. During the GLOBAL YOUTH SUMMIT took place in Costa Rica from 9th to 11th September 2013, CeC…Continue
Mohajonpur UISC is offering the local community Online Electric Bill Payment Service now. This is an amazing benefit to them as they avail the opportunity to pay their Electric bill to their sweat will without any suffering. Even all spheres of people either men or women from all ages can get chance to pay their bill in time.