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December 2014 Blog Posts (34)

ITU launches "Ebola-Info-Sharing" mobile application

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…


Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on December 30, 2014 at 5:28am — 1 Comment

TCF and partners explore possibilities for establishing SparkLab in Egypt

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…


Added by on December 30, 2014 at 1:00am — No Comments

Smartphones bring new ear for Persons with Disabilities

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…


Added by Nabil Eid on December 30, 2014 at 12:25am — No Comments

Telecentre Foundation in Egypt for meeting with partners to explore new possibilities for SparkLab

Within the framework and expanding SparkLab initiative in several of regional telecentre networks around the world, Telecentre Foundation, Espial Foundation and Catalonia government, UNDP Egypt and…


Added by Nabil Eid on December 29, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Call for success stories: WSIS Project Prizes 2015

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 (…


Added by Seu Yapa on December 25, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Makaia participates in 3rd Infoplazas regional meeting in Panamá

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,…


Added by Laia Fauró Gual on December 24, 2014 at 2:00am — No Comments

My last moment journey with Techwomen

Emerging Leader from Palestinian Territories

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…


Added by Nabil Eid on December 23, 2014 at 11:46pm — No Comments

The top tech trends for 2015

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…


Added by Seu Yapa on December 23, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

WSIS Project Prizes 2015

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,…


Added by AHMED SUDAN on December 23, 2014 at 3:30am — No Comments

Testimony of Telecentre Pumahuasi's beneficiaries

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…


Added by Laia Fauró Gual on December 22, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments

WWW: Women Weave the Web Campaign Prizes Winners Announced!

World Pulse, a partner of Foundation, launched its WWW:Women Weave the Web Campaign in early this…


Added by Seu Yapa on December 22, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

USAID Digital Development West Africa Forum to be Held in Ghana

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.…


Added by Seu Yapa on December 22, 2014 at 4:25pm — No Comments

WSIS 2015 Open Consultation Process 25 – 29 May 2015

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…


Added by AHMED SUDAN on December 21, 2014 at 10:30pm — No Comments

The 19th ITU Plenipotentiary Conference @ Bussan Korea


                    Dr. Hamadoun Toure,,, ITU secretory general 2007 - 2014)

The 19th ITU Plenipotentiary…


Added by AHMED SUDAN on December 21, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Microsoft supports govt’s ‘Nenasala’ IT Education

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…


Added by Seu Yapa on December 19, 2014 at 4:55pm — 1 Comment

The application for the 2015 TechWomen program is now open!

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…


Added by Seu Yapa on December 17, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments

e-Learning Conference Kicks off Today - Cario -Egypt

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…


Added by ahmad shaaban on December 15, 2014 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Role of ICT for Better Environment and Smart Cities

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…


Added by Nabil Eid on December 15, 2014 at 3:19pm — 3 Comments

ITU Telecom World 2014 in Doha, open doors to “Future in Focus”

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…


Added by Nabil Eid on December 14, 2014 at 6:22pm — No Comments

From the bride of sands: ICT access point center in North Kordofan, Sudan

AlL-Obaied city is located on North Kordofan in Sudan, at the important crossroads due to its geographical location which is link four directions in Sudan.

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…


Added by Nabil Eid on December 14, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

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