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Phase II Connect A School, Connect A Community Toolkit

Project No 9RAB09018
Title Phase II Connect A School, Connect A Community Toolkit
Short Title Phase II Platform and Modules development
Description This project aims at promoting broadband school connectivity so that schools can be used as community ICT centres that ensure ICT access and use by all people, including those in rural areas, marginal urban areas and isolated areas, with a particular focus on disadvantaged and vulnerable groups such as women and girls, indigenous people, persons with disabilities and youth and children, by identifying best practices on school connectivity related to technology options for connecting schools, running school-based ICT centres and equipping schools with assistive technology for persons with disabilities through the development of an Online Toolkit Platform, Modules and training for ICT and education policy makers and regulators.
Status Closed
Time Frame From 22/10/2009 To 31/12/2013
Funding Funded
Project Site ITU-HQ
Related ITU Webpages
ITU Project Management Team SCHORR, S. Mrs.
Implementing Agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Keywords Human Capacity Building
Indigenous peoples & communities
Universal access
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C02Information and Communication Infrastructure
C03Access to information and knowledge
Project Document Open Document
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000