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Centre of Excellence Network in the Arab Region - Phase II

Project No 7RAB07016
Title Centre of Excellence Network in the Arab Region - Phase II
Description Training courses will centre on the main core areas (Business management, Technology Awareness, Spectrum Management, Telecommunications Regulation and Rural connectivity), that have been established as still relevant. A strong E-Learning culture will have been created to ensure a growing contribution of On-line training to the modes of delivery in the region.
Area of Action Capacity Building
Status Implemented
Time Frame From 1/1/2008 To 31/12/2014
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Beneficiary Countries Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros (Union of the), Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, State of Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Implementing Agency ITU
Case study - Arab region Open Document
Project document Open Document
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000

The main project objective was to provide capacity building of various ICT fields in the Arab region through 4 Nodes: Telecom Policies and Regulations; Business Management; Rural ICT Development and ICT New Services and Technologies.
The project was implemented and achieved the following main results:-
• 53 Training workshops were conducted.
• 1520 trainees were trained.
• 2 Nodes are capable of providing online activities.