Strengthening ICT policies and applications to achieve the MDG and WSIS goals in Asia and the Pacific

Details of the organization
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)
Thailand
International organizations

Information about the project
Strengthening ICT policies and applications to achieve the MDG and WSIS goals in Asia and the Pacific
The project, funded by the Republic of Korea, aims to raise awareness through policy analysis and recommendations among ICT policy and decision makers and develop a concerted strategy for possible regional cooperation and framework in following up on the timely implementation of the relevant WSIS action line. The project will focus on LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS, while ensuring the sharing of experience, good practices and lessons learned from other countries, such as the Republic of Korea, China and India, and exploring for possible regional cooperation.
Regional implementation
    None
Ongoing from
Republic of Korea

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * National e-strategies
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
* International and regional cooperation
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Project
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes