Report of the Annual Meeting of the African Technical Advisory Committee (ATAC), 9 - 10 December 2004 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
This paper focused on the report of the annual meeting of the African technical advisory committee (ATAC).
Report on Sub-regional Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Harnessing Information for Development
The role of information and communication technologies as a potent force for economic and social development is increasingly been recognized worldwide.the transition of the internet from a tool for a few to communication, ...
Summaries of ADF'99 electronic discussion list
This paper focuses on summaries of ADF’ 99 electronic discussion list. The summaries presented here reflect the discussions by theme and by date of their posting to the list. They are presented to participants at the forum ...
Maps and geographic information for everyone everywhere
A map is an efficient tool for communicating geographic information. Traditionally Maps have been distributed in paper form with the topographic map as the most Common example. Nowadays, geographic data are stored in data ...
Telematics strategy for Africa : the case of Mauritius
The main sectors of the Mauritian economy will now be identified and the state of telemetric use in these different sectors will be discussed. The five main sectors of the economy can be regarded as follows: (1) Public ...
Report of the WSIS academia research network brainstorming workshop, 9-11 June 2004 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
A nation's ability to fully develop an Information Society depends on the capacity of its people to be educated, to assimilate, and to process complex information. In this context,higher education institutions play a ...
Technical guideline for knowledge-sharing : the Community of Practice for poverty reduction strategies and MDGs
This manual provides technical guidelines to understand the composition, networking and roles of the practitioners or Communities of Practices (CoPs) specialized on Poverty Reduction Strategies(PRS) and the Millennium ...
Report on the follow-up activities of CODI 2 recommendations
The sub-committee gave emphasis to the promotion of ICTs in the development of the continent. It also examined in depth ECA’s work programme in information and communication technologies. Participants presented reports on ...
Reform in higher education and the use of information technology : using information technology to improve higher education output and delivrables in Ghana
We are in the age of the knowledge economy. The development process no longer focuses on the availability of land, labour and capital, in the traditional sense but on the importance and level of knowledge. The knowledge ...