mBillionth Award is recognizing and honoring innovators and innovations happening in the world of Mobile & Telecom across South Asian countries. The platform acknowledges the best identified practices working in the space of mobile & telecom for their developments and services across South Asia annually.
We invite all stakeholders, including Mobile Developers, VAS providers, Telcoplayers, Application Developers to nominate your developmental project related in range of sectors… Continue
Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on April 9, 2013 at 4:25am —
CALL OPEN: 8 March 2013 to 8th May 2013
Information and communication technology (ICT) has changed the lives of billions of people across the world. But in many countries, women and girls are being left behind. Recent research (2012) by the technology company, Intel, found that nearly 25% fewer women than men living in developing countries have… Continue
Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on March 27, 2013 at 11:34pm —
This year and for the first time, Telecentre-Europe and its partner Microsoft are launching the Telecentre-Europe Awards 2011, an ideal opportunity to recognize European telecentre people behind the scenes and to celebrate outstanding digital inclusion efforts and achievements of our telecentre community during our… Continue
Added by Lize De Clercq on September 21, 2011 at 7:15pm —
D.Net and Ministry of Science & ICT, Government of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh jointly organised the Award giving ceremony of National Digital Innovation Award 2011. The Gala Event was held on July 07 at 6 pm at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre, Bijoy Shoroni, Tejgoan, Dhaka.
Honorable Finance Minister Mr. Abul Maal Abdul Muhith was present as the Chief Guest. The… Continue
Added by Fatema Begum Labony on July 9, 2011 at 5:14pm —
Nomination submission process of the “National Digital Innovation Award 2011” has been started. This is the top award in the field of ICT for Development in Bangladesh which is jointly organize by D.Net and Ministry of Science and ICT.
The contest in 2011 has been restructured in way that allows recognize the initiatives by various government agencies and private sector separately. Furthermore, content, applications and initiatives will be recognized separately for mobile… Continue
Added by Fatema Begum Labony on February 13, 2011 at 5:05pm —
E-Content and ICT for Development Award 2010- An initiative to promote innovations
BY: Nasir Muzahid
For the first time in Bnagladesh, e-Content and ICT for Development contest took place with objective of promoting innovations through integration of ICTs in the daily life of common people, business operation and functioning of the government.
Ministry of Science and ICT and Development Research Network D.Net, jointly oirganised the first National… Continue
Added by Seu Yapa on August 18, 2010 at 11:30am —
Thirty-two organisations were awarded yesterday for developing information and communication technology, in the first national competition of its kind in Bangladesh.
The science and ICT ministry and D.Net (Development Research Network) organised the 2010 National e-Content and ICT for Development Award. The winners will be eligible to contest in the World Summit Award 2011 in Austria.
The organisers also honoured some noted… Continue
Added by Rahmatul Alam Ranju on August 10, 2010 at 5:37pm —
D.Net in association with Ministry of Science and ICT, Government of Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh requests the pleasure of you kind presence at the Award Giving Ceremony of the National e-Content and ICT4D Award 2010.
Date: August 09 2010
Time: 1900 Hours
Venue: Main Auditorium, National Museum, Shahbagh, Dhaka
Honourable Finance Minister Mr. Abul Maal Abdul Muhith has kindly consented to be the Chief Guest… Continue
Added by Rahmatul Alam Ranju on August 1, 2010 at 1:11pm —
The Telecenters Award Brazil is an achievement of ATN, in co-promotion with the Ministries Science and Technology and Mines and Energy, Support Center for Technology Development at the University of Brasilia and with several other partners from the public and private sectors.
The Telecenters Award Brazil’s main goals:
· Acknowledge the work of digital inclusion by the public and private sector, stimulate the activities of Telecenters across the country;
· Raise… Continue
Added by Eiko Kawamura on June 12, 2010 at 5:04am —
It was three years ago that e-ISOTIS and AbilityNet decided that they should do something in order to make people aware of and celebrate how ICT, products and services were serving the lives of people with disabilities, and the elderly, and highlight how users could exploit these tools. Together, we wished to make people believe in the power of Accessible ICT and Assistive Technology by promoting best practice and success, to recognise the efforts… Continue
Added by Nabil Eid on November 16, 2009 at 6:52pm —
Invites all digital content initiatives from Afghanistan,Bangladesh,Bhutan,India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan & Srilanka.
Last date for filling in nominations July 31, 2009.
Please see the site and forward it to your friends.
Added by Munira Morshed Munni on July 7, 2009 at 3:14pm —
Knowledge centre CCD has been honored with Global Media AIDS Initiative (GMAI) Award for its significant contribution in creating mass awareness on HIV/AIDS in Bangladesh through radio programs.
Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) gave this important award to CCD under ABU-MAE Project. With the support of US based international development organization Henri J. Kasser Foundation, Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) provides Global Media AIDS Initiative Award. This award… Continue
Added by Belayet Hossain on February 23, 2009 at 1:30pm —
The Information Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) bagged a unique award at the award ceremony held last Saturday at the BMICH at the conclusion of the Infotel exhibition.
In what was the zenith of the three-day (Friday - Sunday Oct. 31-Nov. 3) Infotel exhibition held at the BMICH, the ICTA received the award for the best contribution towards dissemination of information. Minister of Science and Technology Professor Tissa Vitharana giving away the trophy to COO, ICTA… Continue
Added by S Gavashkar on November 6, 2008 at 12:14pm —
story by Paul Barera, Rwanda
Forty-three Rwandan companies have been nominated to compete for Rwanda Information Technology Authority (RITA) first ever Intego ICT awards. Two Telecentres appear on the list of nominees: Nyamata Tele-service Centre in the categories of bridging the digital divide and Maraba Telecentre in e-agriculture category.
Mr. Nkubito Bakuramutsa, Director General RITA made the announcement today during a press conference that marked the start of a… Continue
Added by Ahmed Ndaula on October 20, 2008 at 1:41pm —
The winners in the Stockholm Challenge Award 2008celebrated during the Gala Evening in the City HallSource: http://event.stockholmchallenge.se(Stockholm, May 22, 2008)
The winners of the Stockholm Challenge Awards 2008 were announced tonight in the Blue Hall of the City of Stockholm before a multinational gathering of dignitaries,community leaders and finalists from 158 projects representing 52 countries.The winners each take away a Stockholm Challenge trophy and a cheque for… Continue
Added by Nabil Eid on May 25, 2008 at 10:00pm —
The Stockholm Challenge is a pioneer among ICT awards and networking organisations, So far the Stockholm Challenge has brought together over 5,000 ICT projects from all over the world, many of whom are active in lasting and growing networks. The over all goal of the Stockholm Challenge is to help counteract social and economic disadvantage, wherever it occurs, by promoting the use of ICT for development. It is mostly targeted towards developing… Continue
Added by Nabil Eid on April 26, 2008 at 9:30pm —