Progress report on NICI implemetnation; evaluation of the impact of NICI in Africa : the Scan-ICT project
The impact from new information and communication technologies is no longer confined to the communications and information sectors. It has become a pervasive mass technology with a much wider scope of influence, affecting ...
Report of the fourth meeting of the Committee on Development Information: Working group on knowledge, libraries and information services for development of the subcommittee on information and communication technologies
The acceptance by the Information and Communication Technologies and Library (CODI-ICT/Library) Subcommittee meeting on Monday, 25 April 2005 for the setting up of a library working group, the group met and came up with ...
Rapport sur les activités de la CEA dans le domaine des technologies de l'information et de la communication et des bibliothèques en 2002-2003 et programme de travail pour l'exercice biennal 2004-2005
Pour réaliser les objectifs de l'initiative «Société de l'information en Afrique» (AISI), en aidant les Etats membres à élaborer des stratégies et politiques en ligne, la Commission économique pour l’ Afrique (CEA) à mené, ...
Report of the third Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI III)
This document focuses on Report of the third Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI III). This third meeting addressed specific sectors of development information, including information and communications ...
National Ict and policies and plans towards poverty reduction: emerging trends and issues
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) launched the African Information Society Initiative (AISI) in May 1996, which serves as a guiding framework for building the information and communication infrastructure in Africa. ...
CODI compendium of recommendations and resolutions
The present Session represents a new start for CODI showing the importance of the information issues in the various economic and social activities, becoming consequently a strategic resource for African development and ...
GIS implementation to support poverty reduction policy and drought management in Ethiopia
This research was conducted with the aim of studying the qualitative and quantitative aspects for the wide utilization of GIS technology in Ethiopia as the backbone information infrastructure for drought management and ...
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 ...
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).