Report of the Third Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI III) : Development Information Services Division (DISD)
The Third Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI) on the theme "Information and Governance" was held at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in Addis Ababa, from 12 to 15 May 2003, ...
Preliminary reflection to launch an African action plan on e-governance
E-governance or the utilization of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) to facilitate public administration at the national, regional and local levels is considered as an important element of the information ...
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 ...
Briefing note on ADF '99 and follow-up of the recommendations of CODI 1999
Convinced of the importance of a forum where major stakeholders could gather in order to discuss most crucial developmental issues, to consult with their peers, plan their own strategy and design corresponding action plans, ...
Report of the fourth meeting of the committee on development information (CODI) : Information as an economic resources
The Fourth Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI) on the theme “Information as an Economic Resource” was held in the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC) at the Headquarters of the Economic Commission ...
Report of the meeting of PICTA, Gammarth (Tunisia) 21-23 October 1998
The meeting was opened by Ms. Karima Bounemra Ben Soltane, Director of the Development Information Services Division of the Economic Commission for Africa, who welcomed participants to the meeting of the Partnership for ...
ECA has been working to promote this new approach which the ECA Conference of Ministers adopted in 1996 as the African Information Society Initiative: an action framework to build African's information and communication ...
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 ...
Summary of the AISI electronic discussion on ICT and governance
The aim of the forum was: • to provide a space for discussion on e-government in Africa • to determine trends and directions • to provide realistic strategies for accelerating e-government process in Africa.
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, ...