Computers for Communities (Trinidad and Tobago)

Details of the organization
Commonwealth Secretariat
International
International organizations

Information about the project
Computers for Communities (Trinidad and Tobago)
This is a regional initiative to refurbish used computers and peripherals donated by all Caribbean governments and corporate citizens at a limited number of refurbishment centres. The computers will be used by schools and at-risk communities.
Regional implementation
    None
Ongoing from
ComSec Trinidad and Tobago Government

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * ICT for sustainable development
      * National e-strategies
      * ICT in Parliaments
      * E-participation
      * Partnerships
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* Enabling environment
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
      * E-government
         * E-government strategies
         * E-government systems
         * Measuring e-government
         * Knowledge management
      * E-business
         * E-commerce and e-trade
         * Enabling environment
         * SME competitiveness
         * Technology and innovation
         * Supply chains and outsourcing
      * E-learning
      * E-health
      * E-employment
         * Expanding income gaps
         * Professional training
         * Role of social actors
      * E-environment
         * Protect environment
         * Ensure sustainable ICTs
         * Monitor/prevent disasters
      * E-agriculture
      * E-science
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Project
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No