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 ...
Projet de cadre stratégique pour la période 2010-2011: plan-programme biennal
La Conférence des ministres de la CEA à sa session de 2008 est invitée à examiner et à approuver le projet de cadre stratégique/plan-programme biennal pour les 10 sous-programmes de la Commission. Le projet de cadre ...
African CSOs speak: on the World Summit on the Information Society
The African Civil Society have engaged in the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) in a resolute manner. From its early stages, when the notion of ICT for development was only a nascent idea to the very last ...
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 ...
Reform in higher education and the use of information technology : the implications for Africa of U.S. experience in information and communication technologies and higer education
This paper is not concerned with people learning about ICTs as part of their overall cultural preparation (although I do think it is important that educated people understand the revolutionary technologies of their times). ...
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 ...
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 ...
The challenge to Africa of globalization and the information age : proceedings of African Development Forum 1999
This document focuses on the challenge to Africa of globalization and the information age; proceedings of African development forum 1999.
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 ...