How big is the internet? This map from the Oxford Internet Institute shows where the world's internet users live:
This is a cartogram, a map in which the area of each country is proportional to its online population, based on 2011 data. So countries with large land areas but small populations —… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on September 30, 2014 at 1:15am —
In Bangladesh, all the citizen services have been integrated to one place. The portal named 'Sebakunja' (service portal) is the first ever public service portal in the country which has been launched recently. The portal helps citizens get easy access to public services.
Also, all government offices are ready to practice paperless office through the…
Added by Mohammad Matiar Rahman on September 29, 2014 at 3:00pm —
Manthan Award is a first of its kind initiative to recognize the BEST use of ICT and digital tools to create holistic and comprehensive impact on people. Manthan Award is less about technology and digital media but more about the right use of the digital and technological tools. It (http://www.manthanaward.org) was launched on 10th October '2004, by Digital… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on September 27, 2014 at 1:57am —
Sadly, developing countries are some of the largest emitters of global pollution. Yet for the poor, the emission of pollutants, and their detrimental effects on the environment, is not usually an overriding concern. The cost of caring about saving the…
Added by Seu Yapa on September 27, 2014 at 1:00am —
ITU is pleased to announce that, they have launched the 4th and last challenge of this year's Young Innovators Competition. This challenge is in partnership with the … Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on September 27, 2014 at 1:00am —
InterConnection, a US-based organization that makes ICT accessible to underserved communities around the world by providing refurbished computers to nonprofits and non-governmental organizations, has developed low-cost, low-maintenance, high-quality… Continue
Added by telecentre.org on September 26, 2014 at 3:00pm —
Telecentre Europe Annual Conference (TEAC) is an event organised by Telecentre Europe together with three European project partners: Unite-IT, Trans e-Facilitator and Telecentre… Continue
Added by Cuchie Echeverria on September 25, 2014 at 5:35pm —
Best ideas are being searched. Ready to have the spotlight on you?
4YFN is… Continue
Added by Laia Fauró Gual on September 24, 2014 at 10:26pm —
High-speed, affordable broadband connectivity to the Internet is a foundation stone of modern society, offering widely recognized economic and social benefits.
High-speed broadband is no longer just cutting-edge technology for an elite few; instead, the steady march…
Added by Nabil Eid on September 23, 2014 at 4:00pm —
UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT is a section where we share with you inspiring stories of Telecentre.org members and partners through brief interviews. This time, we interviewed Ms. Linda Balbuena, Manager of Malvar Community eCenter in Malvar, Batangas, Philippines. Ms. Balbuena is one of two winners… Continue
Added by telecentre.org on September 23, 2014 at 3:30pm —
Santo Domingo, 22 September 2014. The Dominican Republic has today become the first Latin American country to join the Alliance For Affordable Internet (A4AI).
A4AI and the Dominican Telecommunication Institute (INDOTEL) have signed a memorandum of understanding, and will now work collaboratively to build a strong and diverse coalition of local stakeholders in the public, private and civil…
Added by Cuchie Echeverria on September 23, 2014 at 3:17pm —
21 Sep 2014
Al Ruzaiqi: We are very proud of the success of the competition in terms of broad participation and enthusiasm that we saw in the participants.
Maarika: We did not expect the size of the turnout and participation in the competition, especially the female
Added by ahmad shaaban on September 23, 2014 at 2:30pm —
One of the largest solidarity movements of the 21st century for gender equality is being launched by the UN agency for gender equality, UN Women. The HeForShe campaign intends to mobilize one billion men and boys to end persisting inequalities faced by women and girls. Continue
The kick-start event on Saturday at UN Headquarters is being co-hosted by the British…
Added by Seu Yapa on September 23, 2014 at 4:00am —
On 9 September the Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) released its annual statistical publication, Education at a Glance. The European Commission hosted the launch event in Brussels. The report features data on education from the 34 OECD countries, including 21 EU Member States.
OECD Indicators is the authoritative source for accurate… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on September 23, 2014 at 3:59am —
The following is an interview with Max Ponce, a member of the Spanish telecentre community, who is currently the project manager at FITEL or the Telecommunications Investment Fund - Perú.
Added by Laia Fauró Gual on September 22, 2014 at 5:30pm —
E-GOVERNMENT - SURVEY 2014
E-GOVERNMENT FOR THE FUTURE WE WANT
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Added by ahmad shaaban on September 21, 2014 at 3:35pm —
The World e-Governments Organization of Cities and Local Governments (WeGO)
The World e-Governments Organization of Cities and Local Governments (WeGO) is an international cooperative body of cities and local governments worldwide that pursues sustainable city development based on e-Government. WeGO officially launched at the Inaugural General Assembly in September 2010 and the Secretariat hosted by WeGO’s President City of Seoul. WeGO has 69 full members and 8 associate members (august… Continue
Added by AHMED SUDAN on September 21, 2014 at 1:01pm —
Today, Myanmar has the same mobile phone usage as North Korea, Eritrea, and Cuba – less than 10% – yet technology restrictions are ending, three mobile operators are racing to roll out services, and the 60 million people of Myanmar are about to rush into the future, practically overnight.
On August 6th, FHI 360 … Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on September 20, 2014 at 2:29am —
When I was back in school, and long before I had come across names like Wilbur Schramm or Manuel Castells, I remember learning about the power of new information and communication technologies to help change societies. Even from the (perhaps rather limited) perspective of someone growing up in a prairie state in the American Midwest, whether it… Continue
Added by ahmad shaaban on September 18, 2014 at 7:27pm —
From Okoider where ruins and an ancient history that characterizes the city, " Guelmim " it's a gate Moroccan desert, this an ancient city at the cross roads to meet the convoys coming from Niger, Mali, Guinea and Senegal, the city is located 200 km from the southern of Agadir city and at the cross… Continue
Added by Nabil Eid on September 18, 2014 at 4:48pm —