Change area: integrated information management function
This paper is focuses on the ECA change management team change area: integrated information management function project brief No.4. The Library is currently collaborates closely with UN/HQs (Oag Hammarskjold Library in the ...
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 ...
Information and communicatioin technology as a tool for modernisation
It is argued that Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a vital too! In Africa's modernization plan. Information Technology, Communication Technology, and their convergence into ICT are discussed. The use of ...
Implementing AVLIN : reflections on potential barriers and possible solutions
Implementation of the African Virtual Library and Information Network (AVLIN) is about to start. A lot of resources are going to be invested on AVLIN by organizations and individuals to ensure that the project succeeds. ...
Digital Libraries and Virtual Information Services : architecture and Models
This paper explores the a generalized technical framework for a digital library in which very large numbers of objects, comprising all types of material, are accessible over national computer networks. Eight general ...
Definition, role and significance of development support communication for effective participation in the development process : a training manual
This fifth issue of the Participatory Development Training Manuals is aimed at those who are actively engaged in development work, but who are not necessarily communication specialists. It, therefore, includes a fairly ...
Terms of reference (revised) African technical advisory committee on the African information society initiative
The African Technical Advisory Committee was established by resolution 812(XXXI) of the ECA Conference of Ministers responsible for economic and social development and planning, May 1996.
Sustainablity of digital libraries : developing and managing digital library documents and collections
Although a digital library is a computer-based system for acquiring, storing, organizing, searching and distributing digital materials for end user access, it may not necessarily be network-based. However, it can be designed ...
Digital libraries and virtual libraries: Definitions, concepts and goals
The wide spread use of information communication technologies (ICTs) in the world today has resulted in huge amounts of information being generated, stored and distributed in digital formats. With the accelerated development ...
ICT visioning statement
The current crisis in Palestine has impacted the local economy in a drastic way, many businesses have closed or physically destroyed by the Israeli occupation army, unemployment and poverty have substantially increased. ...