Source: ICT Update by Adewale Adekunle
A multi-purpose ICT centre in Nigeria facilitates discussion among those involved in value chains, including researchers. The approach has now expanded to more countries.
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Source: ICT Works.
I am a big fan of FM radio. From my days at IESC Geekcorps, I saw how this "old" technology was still impressive in its reach, cost-effectiveness, and simplicity. Less you forget, radio is still the most ubiquitous ICT - beating TV, mobile…Continue
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Source: IT news Africa
Nigerian Federal Ministry of Communications and Technology has announced on Friday plans to establish six Information and Communication Technology Centres (ICT) throughout Nigeria.
Ojo Oyetunde, House of Representatives Communications Chairman, said he was impressed with Akwa Ibom State infrastructure.
“He particularly expressed…Continue
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Source: ECA Press Release No. 12/2012
Dar es Salaam, 16 February 2012 (ECA) – The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) will lead the review process for the national ICT policy of Tanzania in cooperation with its Ministry of Communication, Science and Technology and the…Continue
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source: ITU, published on 14th/2/2012
Welcome to the first in our ITU Telecom in Focus series, each focusing on the debates and findings on key global themes that emerged from our recent ITU Telecom World 2011 event, held in Geneva in October 2011. As the world reflects on the outcomes of the recent discussions which took place in Durban for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, this in Focus delves into the debates relating to ICTs, climate change…Continue
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Source: e-Learning Africa
An effective regulatory framework is essential for countries trying to make the most of technology, says Ken Lohento, ICT4D Programme Coordinator at the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation. A specialist in the design and implementation of ICT projects to support agriculture and rural…Continue
Added by Cleopa Timon Otieno on February 7, 2012 at 5:02pm — No Comments
ICT Update would like to hear from anyone developing technology services - telecentres, ICT training facilities, cell phone services - to bring information, particularly agricultural information, to rural parts of African, Caribbean and Pacific countries.
If you are involved in providing such services then please get in touch with brief details on the technology you use, the…Continue
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