Support to the Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) Program and to the Pulp and Paper Technology Field of Study (PPT FoS)

Details of the organization
The Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Finland
Governments
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: No
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: No

Information about the project
Support to the Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) Program and to the Pulp and Paper Technology Field of Study (PPT FoS)
Providing high level master and doctoral programs for students coming from Asian countries with considerable pulp and paper production. To increase knowledge and usage (in the region) of ICT, Telecommunications & Internet. Finnish support: € 5 000 000: ICT Program € 1 722 000, ICT Scholarships € 1 355 000. (Pulp and Paper Program € 1 923 000,)
Regional implementation
  • Asia and Pacific
Ongoing from 1986 to 2006
AIT Asian Institute of Technology

WSIS information
* Capacity building
  • 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