ICFA Standing Committee on Inter-Regional Connectivity

Details of the organization
Harvey B Newman
Civil society entities

Information about the project
ICFA Standing Committee on Inter-Regional Connectivity
Technical Committee of the International Committee on Future Accelerators that deals with monitoring the world's research and education networks, tracking requirements and especially dealing with Digital Divide issues. The overarching goal is to build global scientific collaborations, enabling scientists in all world regions to participate in frontier scientific discoveries.
International implementation
Ongoing from 1/1/1996 to 
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WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
* Media
* Ethical dimensions of the Information Society
* International and regional cooperation
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Programme
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No