Scan-ICT: understanding ICT penetration and usage in Africa
The Scan-ICT project is a multi-donor initiative that seeks to build support for the phased development of a comprehensive African capability to define, collect and manage key information needed to support the growing ...
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).
Sommet mondial sur la société de l'information : conférence régionale africaine préparatoire
La deuxième Conférence régionale africaine préparatoire à la seconde phase du Sommet mondial sur la société de l’information (SMSI) s’est tenue à Accra du 2 au 4 février 2005, à l’invitation du Gouvernement ghanéen et en ...
Libraries and ICTs: a review of global trends and the state of the art in Africa
The fast pace at which information and communication technology (ICT) is changing requires those who are responsible for the provision of information services to closely monitor the changes in order to apply the new ...
Scan-ICT : indicators of information and communications technologies
By 2006, almost half of the workforce in developed countries will be employed by industries that are either producers or intensive users of information and communication technologies (ICTs) products and services. However, ...
Report of the African Technical Advisory Committee (ATAC) on the implementation of the AISI
In May 1996 the ECA Conference of Ministers adopted the African Information Society Initiative (AISI). In resolution 812 (XXXI) adopting the Initiative, the Conference of Ministers mandated ECA to institute an African ...
A strategy to accelerate African development through the increased use of information and communication technologies : the African development forum '99 post ADF summit
Amid talk of the growing digital divide between rich and poor countries, an increasing number of Africans are making innovative use of new information and communication technologies (ICTs). ♦ In Morocco, a local Internet ...
Information and communicatioin technology as a tool for modernisation
It is argued that Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a vital too! In Africa's modernization plan. Information Technology, Communication Technology, and their convergence into ICT are discussed. The use of ...
Report of the African Technical Advisory Committee on the African Information Society Initiative (AISI)
The African Information Society Initiative (AISI) is a mission statement for Africa's quest to bridge the digital divide between the continent and the rest of the world, and to speed the continent and the rest of the world, ...
The role of information and communication technology in education and health
Information and Communication Technology (IC)T is impetuously spreading in developing countries that its contribution in work is becoming more apparent to most of users. The indisputable acceptance of the technology becomes ...