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Connect A School, Connect A Community in Niger

Project No 9RAF10084-03
Title Connect A School, Connect A Community in Niger

This project aims to encourage broadband connectivity of schools in remote, rural and underserved areas of Niger and use these schools as community ICT centers. This project aims to improve access to and use of ICT by students and members of the local community, including disadvantaged and vulnerable groups such as women and girls, indigenous people, rural residents, people elderly or disabled.

To promote school connectivity, this project will apply the best practices in terms of policies, regulations, applications, services and practical experiences, which are in practice kit "Connect a School, Connect a Community" of ITU ( ).

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

Status Implemented
Time Frame From 1/7/2011 To 31/12/2013
Funding Funded
Beneficiary Countries Niger
ITU Project Management Team TOURE, D. Mr.
Implementing Agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C02Information and communication infrastructure
C02Information and Communication Infrastructure
C03Access to information and knowledge
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000