The goal of the APII Test-bed Project is for related countries to work in collaboration to promote the construction of an efficient information infrastructure which will improve the socio-economic status in the Asia-Pacific region. The APII Test-bed project will connect research and experimental networks between economies and regions. With these facilities, developments and experiments for the applications for tele-medicine and other fields will be conducted along with joint research and development in the technology of the network and its utilization.
WWW: www.apiicc.org and www.apectelwg.org;
WSIS action lines related to this activity: Theme 2. Information and communication infrastructure
Theme 3. Access to information and knowledge
Theme 4. Capacity building
Theme 11. International and regional cooperation
Related MDGs: MDG 2. Achieve Universal Primary Education
MDG 8. Develop a global partnership for development
Ongoing: 01/09/1995 -
KISDI (APII-CC) of Korea, NICT (APII-TC) of Japan, CERNET of China, NSF (Indiana University) of USA, ASEM (European Commission, DANTE), etc.