For the last few months, I have been privileged to be part of a project that is engaging young people with creative media skills.
The Project titled Create With a Purpose is being supported by Adobe Foundation and TakingITGlobal. • As a Youth Educator on this project, I empower young people between the ages of 13 – 18 years (through the use of a collection of resources that facilitate the inclusion of global perspectives in the classroom like environment) to think and act as world…
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Beginning November 15, we’re giving everyone a chance to show their support for their Most Outstanding Telecentre Women Managers by opening the voting for the Global Search for 100 Outstanding Telecentre Women Managers to the public.
To vote, individuals have to be members of Telecentre.org Foundation's online community. If an individual is not yet a member, he/she will have to sign up for a free membership at any or all of the community…Continue
On October 28, Telecentre.org Foundation officially opened the doors to our new and improved Online Library. The library, which can be accessed at http://onlinelibrary.telecentre.org, is just one of the Foundation's many knowledge sharing initiatives. It contains more than 3,000 multi-lingual resources on ICT for Development gathered specifically to…Continue
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To uplift the IT literacy level in the rural areas of the country the Information and Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) launched the ‘Nenasara’ Mobile Library for Digital content yesterday.
This is aimed at the underprivileged sectors of the…
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SATNET's ICT media forum which was co-hosted by PANOS ended on an impressive note with delegates pledging to recommit to the development of agriculture through…
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Early this month India launched touch-screen tablet PC, which is known as “Aakash”. That is priced at just $35 compared to its counterpart OLPC which was originally priced at $100 and then increased to $180 - $200 later. The Aakash has been developed by UK-based company DataWind and…
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Applications now being accepted. Due - November 7, 2011
The Community Solutions Program is a professional development program for the best and brightest global community leaders working in Transparency & Accountability, Tolerance/Conflict Resolution, Environmental Issues, and Women’s Issues. Selected candidates will participate in: a four month US fellowship with a local nonprofit organization or government agency; structured virtual…
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The latest newsletter from the Global Impact Study is out!
Learn more about our upcoming survey data analysis reports on public access users, uses, and perceived impacts, our communications strategy and upcoming new Knowledge Sharing section of our website, and some emerging findings from the Philippines and the Interpersonal Communications in-depth study. You'll also find our report from the June 2011 project-wide workshop.…
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Crosspost from : The Egyptian Gazatte
By Nayrouz Talaat – The Egyptian Gazette
CAIRO - “My mother used to listen to my brothers but not to me. I used to be afraid. I never imagined I…
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Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA), the implementing agency for the Nenasala project has launched the Training Workshops for Nenasala Operators for the year 2011. The e-Sri Lanka initiative harnesses the benefits of information and communication technology and takes its dividends to every village, every citizen and every business including government in order to reduce…Continue