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Centre of Excellence Network in the Americas Region - Phase II

Project No 7RLA07005
Title Centre of Excellence Network in the Americas Region - Phase II
Description This project phase will build on and consolidate the gains and benefits derived from implementing Phase 1 of the CoE(AMS)(2001-2007). The project aims to:
(i) consolidate the excellence’s network, supervisory structure, management system and continue delivering high-level capacity building solutions to governmental authorities, regulatory bodies and the senior executives and managers of operators and service providers;
(ii) develop and deliver training programmes in the areas of telecommunication policy, regulation, telecommunication management and new technologies and services;
(iii) increase the participation of all regional entities in the activities of the CoE;
(iv) consolidate mechanisms to achieve self-sufficiency for the CoE region through the establishment and application of the criteria of cost recovery, distribution of responsibilities among project participants, and the promotion and systematic marketing of its various products and activities.
(v) ensure an attractive annual offer that fulfils the expectations of participants and partners ensuring a high level of satisfaction among all.
Status Closed
Time Frame From 1/1/2008 To 31/12/2010
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 RIVERA DE REYES, M. Ms.
Implementing Agency International Telecommunication Union
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
Project Document Open Document
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000