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Nine shine in the 1st Global Telecentre Awards

The Spark13 conference in Granada, Spain put a spotlight on nine winners today, May 29, 2013, during the 1st Global Telecentre Awards (GTA) ceremony held at the Garcia Lorca Auditorium at the Palacio de Congresos. The awards ceremony was organized by Foundation (TCF) and co-presented by the National Information Society Agency of Korea (NIA) and Microsoft Corporation.

The 1st Global Telecentre Awards aims to recognize the best of the best in the international telecentre stage in six specific categories: Telecentre, Telecentre Manager, Telecentre Network, Telecentre Innovation, Telecentre Initiative, and Information Access Center.

Winners for each category are as follows:

Grand Winners

Global Community’s Choice

Grand winners were selected after thorough evaluation by a distinguished panel of judges while winners of the Global Community’s Choice distinction were selected through an online voting process held from April 15 to May 15, 2013 at the TCF community websites.

Winners were at hand at the Awards Ceremony to claim their prizes which consisted of a Certificate of Recognition, a plaque, maximum travel grant of 2,500 USD to participate in the event, and visibility in TCF’s corporate and community websites as well as its various online communication channels.

The winners for the Information Access Center category were presented their awards on May 28, 2013 at a special dinner reception sponsored by NIA and Beyond Access.

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Comment by Cleopa Timon Otieno on May 29, 2013 at 11:28pm

Congratulations to all the winners, hope it has inspired you to go to greater heights and even achieve more in future!

Comment by Nasir Uddin on May 29, 2013 at 9:40pm

Congratulations from heart for the winners of 1st Global Telecentre at Granada. It is am effort of a Team work. Specially congratulations to Bangladesh Korea IAC, Bangladesh who actually done well.

Comment by Rosa Alma V. Olitoquit on May 29, 2013 at 9:12pm

I just hope that the newly elected Local Chief Executive in our Municipality of San Fernando and the rest of the Camarines Sur Province, Philippines will finally realized the importance of ICT for education and development..

Comment by Rosa Alma V. Olitoquit on May 29, 2013 at 9:02pm

Awards or no awards, let us be more aggressive in making more inclusive growth in our respective communities using ICT.

Comment by Rosa Alma V. Olitoquit on May 29, 2013 at 8:58pm

Congratulations Ma'am Baby Balbuena,the Philippine CeC Network and the rest of the winners in the 1st Global Telecentre Awards.

Comment by Niranjan Meegammana on May 29, 2013 at 7:06pm

Congratulations for conducting a successful Global Telecentre Awards Event. Congratulations to all winners and all those didn't make it. We all have done great things to make Telecentre movement shine for it's development people. Let us continue this spirit of changing the world for better.

Niranjan Meegammana
Shilpa Sayura Foundation
Sri Lanka


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