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 ...
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 ...
ECA activities in information and communications technologies for development in 2008-2009 : implementation of the recommendations of the fifth session of the committee on development information and work programme for 2010-2011
This report covers the activities undertaken since the last session of the Committee on Development Information (CODI–V) held in April 2007, which reviewed the work programme for 2007-2008, as well as the implementation ...
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 ...
Scientific development, innovation and the knowledge economy: premise for development in Africa?
This model assumes that industrialization will be the main driver of growth. Consequently , development is measured essentially by levels of production and consumption, using indicators such as gross domestic product (GDP) ...
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).