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Publications on human and institutional capacity building and digital inclusion

Digital Skills Toolkit
2018  New!  

This toolkit provides stakeholders with guidance on developing a digital skills strategy. It is intended for policymakers, along with partners in the private sector, non-governmental organizations, and academia. Its overarching aim is to facilitate the development of a comprehensive digital skills strategy at country level.

Readers will find practical information, examples, and step-by-step guides which they can use to develop their national digital skills strategy as well as policies and programmes to address specific priorities. Chapters 3-8 include tools that policymakers and stakeholders can use in developing ideas specifically for their country or context. An editable Word version of these tools is attached to the PDF version of this Toolkit which can be accessed by clicking on the paperclip attachment icon in the left navigation bar.

Available inpaper   electronic file
 
Capacity building in a Changing ICT Environment
Edition 2017  

The ITU online publication "Capacity Building in a Changing ICT Environment", which is released annually, puts together scholarly articles with a focus on the human and institutional aspects of capacity building in the telecommunications/ICT sector. It covers a wide range of ICT topics that may affect people and their skills development. The first issue of this publication focuses on mobile technologies for skills development and lifelong learning. It features the work of an international team of experts, tackling the issues in an analytical, critical and conceptual fashion. The articles in this issue explore the increasing power of mobile devices in bringing the benefits of ICTs to more people worldwide. They are a contribution to the current discussions on the educational applications of mobile technologies and their potential to enhance and facilitate lifelong learning and skills development.
Available inpaper   electronic file
 
Model ICT accessibility policy report
2014  

Available inelectronic file
 
Making Television Accessible
2011  

Available inelectronic file
 
Making mobile phones and services accessible for persons with disabilities
2012  

Available inelectronic file