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Caribbean Nodes for Centre of Excellence in the Americas Region

Project No 7RLA07004
Title Caribbean Nodes for Centre of Excellence in the Americas Region
Description The Centre of Excellence Project in the Americas Region, with a total of 15 self-sustaining nodes, has been successfully providing sustainable capacity building solutions for decision-makers and Executive staff of the Telecommunication Sector in the Americas Region.
This document seeks to bring into operation in the Caribbean Region, a network of nodes that consist of potential content providers (universities, technological institutions and training centres, among others) as well as service and technology providers that will offer advanced on-line solutions combined with face-to-face seminars.
The project benefits from the infrastructure and experience of the existing COE-AMS with the final outcome of an integrated Network of Excellence that spans the Americas and Caribbean Region.
Status Ongoing
Time Frame From 1/3/2007 To 31/12/2014
Funding Funded
Beneficiary Countries Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Barbados, Bahamas, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Brazil, Belize, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, United States, Venezuela
ITU Project Management Team TOBGYL, T. Ms.
Implementing Agency ITU
Keywords Human Capacity Building
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
C04Capacity building
C11International and regional cooperation
Project Document Open Document
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000