The information technology center for Africa
The Information Technology Centre for Africa (ITCA) is information and communication technology (ICT) focused exhibition and learning centre. The concept of ITCA grew out of the need to wrap a framework around the growing ...
World Summit on the Information Society: Africa regional preparatory conference Accra, Ghana 2 to 4 February 2005 with pre-conference workshops from 28 January to 1 February, 2005
The workshop focused on interventions from experts on the definition of poverty,multidimensional intra-digital divide, gender gaps, quality of education, pro-poor approaches,and the relationship between ICTs and poverty ...
Framework for scan-ICT baseline studies
This paper will be outline status, as well as indicators and benchmarks and the sources of information for each AISI Theme area. The first sub-section will detail focused indicators and statistics of ICT activity by AISI ...
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 ...
Draft provisional annotated agenda
This report reviews the recommendations made during the CODI II meeting in 2001. The progress made and remaining tasks will be highlighted.
Science et technologie et compétitivité des resources naturelles en Afrique : document de synthèse
La Conférence des ministres africains responsables du développement économique et social et de la planification a adopté, en avril 1996, la résolution 826 (XXXII) par laquelle les ministres ont crée de nouveaux organes ...
ECA's activities in the area of ICTs in 2005-2007 and work programme for the biennium 2008-2009, including highlights on the implementation of the fourth meeting of the committee(CODI IV)recommendations
The fourth meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI) was held at the headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 23 - 28 April 2005, on the theme ...
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 ...
Information in the service of governance: Plenary session no.3: The role of the private sector "Private - Public: A marriage of convenience"
Internet, Television, Urbanization, Democracy and above all Literacy have transformed the whole world in a small microcosm where African citizens has also ended up by developing new needs, like what is going on elsewhere. ...
Gouvernance, information et domaine public
Les organisateurs de cette conférence ont demandé d'aborder cinq aspects essentiels du débat actuel sur la gouvernance: l’information, la décentralisation, la participation et l'habilitation, le devoir de responsabilité ...