ITU has launched a free mobile Application to be used in the campaign against the Ebola disease outbreak.
The "Ebola-Info-Sharing" mobile App facilitates coordination among organizations responding to the Ebola crisis and offers the general public access to the latest Ebola news from official sources, including an interactive map…
Last December 14-18, 2014, key representatives of Telecentre Foundation (TCF), Esplai Foundation, Government of Catalonia, UNDP Egypt and Egypt ICT Trust Fund gathered in Egypt for a series of meetings to discuss the framework for expanding the SparkLab initiative in different regions across the globe, with an eye on…Continue
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Today accessibility features are built into most Smartphones including the Apple iOS, Android, Amazon Fire OS and Windows operating systems.
Smartphones are an excellent example of Assistive Technology with the potential to enhance the Education, Independently, Communication, Awareness, Emergency…
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The WSIS Forum 2015 represents the world’s largest annual gathering of the ‘ICT for development’ community. The WSIS Forum, co-organized by the International Telecommunication Union (…Continue
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Catalina Escobar, Director of Makaia, was present at the 3rd regional meeting of Infoplazas in Chiriqui, Panama last November 24 and 25, facilitating the sessions on "The Evolution of Public Access to Technologies" and "E-Government Services".
The National Secretariat for Science,…
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Arriving at San Francisco Airport after many challenges was a great relief. I had to leave my home in Gaza City before my visa arrived, which processed just hours before my flight. I had to go to Cairo not knowing if the visa would…Continue
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The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), an organisation focused on advancing and cataloguing world-changing technologies, has named its top technology trends for the coming year.
And, if its forecast is correct, 2015 is going to be the year when wearables, 3D printing, augmented…Continue
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The WSIS Forum 2015 represents the world’s largest annual gathering of the ‘ICT for development’ community. The WSIS Forum, co-organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations Educational,…Continue
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Some months ago, we published in the Spanish community site an interview to Eduardo Vega, an active member from Cedro, a telecentre network from Peru.
He talked as the manager of a telecentre placed in Lima, but the network reaches many different regions in the country, specially rural areas in which the agriculture plays an…Continue
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USAID and FHI 360 present the first Digital Development Forum on Monday, January 26, 2015 in Accra, Ghana. This one-day event will set the ICT4D agenda for 2015 – celebrating the progress made in three critical areas of technology innovation, and guiding the future of ICT-enabled development.…Continue
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iwrite4WSIS Forum (INITIATIVE) is a campaign that aims to empower stakeholders to write and report on all WSIS related events and activities, sharing their work and ideas with thousands of WSIS stakeholders online worldwide; GDCO is a partner with ITU for this initiative. The twitter hash tag…Continue
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César Cernuda, President of Microsoft Asia Pacific, who was on a 2-day official visit to Colombo, met with a number of Government officials and the Information and Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) to discuss how the software company can further align with the Sri Lanka Government’s plan to make the country the IT hub in the region.
The Head of Microsoft Asia Pacific also met…Continue
TechWomen is an Initiative of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs with a mission to empower, connect, and support the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) by providing them access and opportunity to advance their…Continue
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The Minister of ICT Atef Helmy and Minister of Education Mahmoud Abulnasr accompanied by the Supreme Council of Universities General Secretariat Ashraf Hatem inaugurated today the e-Learning Conference and Exhibition.
The Virtual Labs- one of the European Union projects- organizes the event to develop education in Egypt. This comes in cooperation with the e-Learning Competence Center (ELCC) affiliated to Egypt ICT-Trust Fund under the umbrella of the Ministry of Communications and…Continue
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I have a chance to participate in the ITU World Telecom 2014 in Doha discussing the role of ICT for better and healthy environment and how ICT help in transferring traditional cities to SMART CITIES & SMART SOCIETIES
Gedaref digital city organization…Continue
ITU Telecom World 2014 opened its doors to a packed programme of conversations and debates on the theme “Future in Focus”.
A spectacular Opening Ceremony at the Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha brought together a glittering line-up of high-level participants, including (in speaking…
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From this city, which formed the conscience of Kordofan man due to the multiplicity of tribes, and according to figures reported by "Sudan's strategy for…Continue
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