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Support for Harmonization of the ICT Policies in Sub-Sahara Africa (HIPSSA)

Project No 7RAF08070
Title Support for Harmonization of the ICT Policies in Sub-Sahara Africa (HIPSSA)
Short Title HIPSSA
Description The HIPSSA project, which covers the entire Sub-Saharan Africa, supports the regional organizations in up-dating or developing new regional policy and legislative ICT guidelines. In the second phase, the project is offering technical assistance to the Member States for national transposition of the above regional guidelines. Where regional guidelines are already available, technical assistance is offered directly.
Status Implemented
Time Frame From 1/1/2008 To 30/9/2013
Funding Funded
Project Site ITU Regional Office, Addis Ababa
Related ITU Webpages http://www.itu.int/ITU-D/projects/ITU_EC_ACP/hipssa
Beneficiary Countries Angola, Burundi, Benin, Burkina Faso, Botswana, Central African Rep., Chad, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Dem. Rep. of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Ghana, Guinea, Côte d'Ivoire, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mali, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Congo, Rwanda (Republic of), South Africa, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sao Tome and Principe, Swaziland, Togo, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
ITU Project Management Team JALLOW, I. Mrs
BAZZANELLA, S. Mr.
ITU Field Office Contact ITU Regional Office
Gambia Rd. Leghar ETC Bldg 3rd Floor
P.O. Box 60 005
Addis Ababa
Ethiopia
Tel: +251 11 551 4977/4855/8328
Implementing Agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Relation to the Resolutions
Study Period Reference Chapter/ProgNo Title
2002Res. 172A / 1/2/3/4/5/6Implementation of national, regional, interregional and global projects
2006Res. 172A / 1/2/3/4/5Implementation of regionally approved initiatives at the national, regional, interregional and global levels
2010Res. 170 / 0Implementation of regionally approved initiatives at the national, regional, interregional and global levels
2012Res. 170 / 0Implementation of regionally approved initiatives at the national, regional, interregional and global levels
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C06Enabling environment
Relation to the SG Questions
2006
Financial Scale (CHF) More than 1'000'000