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Broadband Wireless Network - Burkina Faso

Project No 7RAF08073-05
Title Broadband Wireless Network - Burkina Faso
Description

The outputs of this project include:
1. Deployment of wireless broadband infrastructure in Burkina Faso;
2. Development of ICT applications;
3. Training local experts on the operation of deployed wireless communication networks;
4. Development of national ICT broadband network plans for the entire territory of Burkina Faso that will deliver free or low cost digital access for schools and hospitals, and for underserved populations in rural and remote areas;
5. Development of an impact assessment report;
6. Quarterly and final reporting to the Foundation, consistent with terms of Grant Agreement.

Remark: the documents attached to this project are available in French

Status Ongoing
Time Frame From 1/4/2012 To 31/12/2014
Funding Funded
Beneficiary Countries Burkina Faso
ITU Project Management Team KARYABWITE, D. Mr.
Implementing Agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Keywords Broadband
Infrastructure
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
2002Res. 232A / 4Internet access and availability for developing countries and charging principles for international Internet connection
2006Res. 172A / 1/2/3/4/5Implementation of regionally approved initiatives at the national, regional, interregional and global levels
2006Res. 232A / 1/2/3/4/6Internet access and availability for developing countries and charging principles for international internet connection
2010Res. 170 / 0Implementation of regionally approved initiatives at the national, regional, interregional and global levels
2010Res. 230 / 0Internet access and availability for developing countries and charging principles for international internet connection
2012Res. 170 / 0Implementation of regionally approved initiatives at the national, regional, interregional and global levels
2012Res. 230 / 0Internet access and availability for developing countries and charging principles for international internet connection
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C02Information and Communication Infrastructure
Financial Scale (CHF) 500'000 - 1'000'000