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Direct assistance to Benin and Sierra Leone for transposition of ECOWAS, Supplementary Acts on the Harmonization of policies and regulatory framework for the ICTs

Project No 9RAF08074
Title Direct assistance to Benin and Sierra Leone for transposition of ECOWAS, Supplementary Acts on the Harmonization of policies and regulatory framework for the ICTs
Short Title N/A
Description This project aims to providing direct assistance to two selected requesting countries, Benin and Sierra Leone, in the transposition, at a national level, of the ECOWAS Supplementary Acts on the Harmonization of policies and of the regulatory framework for the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Sector. These Acts were adopted to promote and integrated ICT market in West Africa among the ECOWAS Member States.
In line with local demands and requirements, international and/or local experts will be deployed in-site to assist the two countries, in particular the governments and the regulatory authorities and other governmental agencies in transposing the Supplementary Acts into the national telecommunication/ICT legislation of each country and making the new legislation effective.
Status Closed
Time Frame From 1/1/2009 To 30/9/2009
Funding Funded
Project Site ITU Area Office, Dakar
Beneficiary Countries Benin, Sierra Leone
ITU Project Management Team EVORA-SAGNA, M. Mrs.
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 ITU
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000