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28 Mar 2006 International: Asia Pacific Intitute for Broadcasting Development Asia-Pacific and Europe Media Dialogue
AIBD is committed to creating dialogues among broadcasters from different continents and cultures. An intercontinental dialogue between broadcasters from the Asia-Pacific and Europe will be held in Paris 11-13 September 2006 in which issues of freedom of expression, cultural diversity, human rights ...
ID: 1142934273
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR Connect the Arab States Summit
05 March, 2012 - 07 March, 2012 Doha Qatar Organized by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) with ictQATAR’s support, the Summit, which will be held on March 5-7, 2011 at the Sheraton Doha Hotel, has the overall objective to mobilize the human, financial and technical resources requ ...
ID: 1319377931
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR Meridian International Conference 2011
Founded in 2005, Meridian International Conference is an annual policy forum for governmental policy makers and international organizations to exchange insights on issues related to Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP). More than 30 countries expected to participate in the Confer ...
ID: 1319378349
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR ictQATAR attends The Creative Commons Global Summit
The CC Global Summit, which took place September 16-18, 2011, brought together volunteers, activists, practitioners and industry leaders from nearly 70 countries to discuss ways to advance Creative Commons’ mission, build a vibrant global CC community and share best practices across sectors. Of t ...
ID: 1319378680
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR TumuhaTEC Helps College Students Land ICT Internships
TumuhaTEC plans to expand the internship program to more organizations and hopes to be able to place even more talented students in ICT-related internships. “ICT is a rapidly evolving field and the number of career opportunities in it are growing exponentially. Through TumuhaTEC we hope to encourage ...
ID: 1319378912
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR ictQATAR to Enhance Consumer Protection
ictQATAR is enhancing its consumer affairs function by creating a Consumer Protection Department within the Regulatory Authority. The Supreme Council of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR), the country’s independent telecommunications regulatory authority and technology policy ...
ID: 1319379120
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR ictQATAR’s Q-CERT Enhances Cyber Preparedness in Critical Sectors Through Trainings
Q-CERT partners with the SANS Institute to deliver specialized information security training courses to IT professionals in Qatar. Q-CERT, the Cyber Security arm of the Supreme Council of Information and Communications Technology (ictQATAR) has partnered with the SANS Institute, world-renowned ...
ID: 1319379256
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR Digital Media Landscape in Qatar Report
ictQATAR Publishes Report on Digital Media Landscape in Qatar Profiles Qatar’s Diverse Digital Media Ecosystem and Profile Digital Media Users in the Country The report is an in-depth review of the digital media ecosystem in Qatar, measuring the impact of the Internet on individuals and busi ...
ID: 1319379500
23 Oct 2011 International: ictQATAR Qatar’s National ICT Plan 2015
To continue this momentum, the Supreme Council of Information and Communication (ictQATAR) developed Qatar’s National ICT Plan 2015: Advancing the Digital Agenda, which will guide their efforts through the end of 2015. The plan is aligned with the Qatar’s National Vision 2030, and its specific pr ...
ID: 1319379725
22 May 2011 International: ictQATAR Qatar’s Digital Highway to the Future
National Broadband Network to Position Qatar at Forefront of ICT Revolution Qatar recently announced plans to build the Qatar National Broadband Network (QNBN), an ambitious endeavor that aims to connect the entire country to a high speed fiber network by 2015. ICT Connector spoke with ictQATAR S ...
ID: 1306058878
22 May 2011 International: ictQATAR Qatar: Satellite Program will increase broadband capacity and capabilities for the region.
Es’Hail, a new high-powered communications satellite, will increase broadband capacity and capabilities for the region. The high-capacity satellite will bring Qatar and the surrounding Middle East and North African region enhanced availability and quality of communications services. This means mo ...
ID: 1306059300
6 Mar 2011 International: ictQATAR ictQATAR Launches Qatar Domains Registry
One of the First in the World to Offer Arabic Domain Names was launched by the ICANN President. The Internet is one-step closer to being more accessible to speakers of Arabic in Qatar and around the world with the official launch of the Qatar Domains Registry (QDR), which was officially unveiled to ...
ID: 1299408680
6 Mar 2011 International: ictQATAR ictQATAR’s e-Learning portal exceeds target
The Supreme Council of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR) honored three organizations in Qatar that have made e-learning a top priority for their employees, Global Arab Network reports according to a press statement. Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), Doha Bank and Qatar Petroleum wer ...
ID: 1299413725
18 Mar 2006 International: Organisation Islamique pour l'Education, les Sciences et la Culture (ISESCO) Le monde islamique et les mutations internationales dans le domaine des TIC
Face aux mutations rapides que connaît le monde aujourd’hui dans le domaine des technologies de l’information et de la communication, le monde islamique est appelé à redoubler d’efforts en vue de son intégration dans la société de l’information. Il se doit, plus que jamais, de prendre conscience des ...
ID: 1142528520
22 May 2011 International: QATAR Hukoomi and Taalam.TV both won the 2011 Arab e-Content Award
Two Qatari websites, Hukoomi and Taalam.tv received the 2011 Arab e-Content Award in recognition of their impressive online content for e-government and e-education respectively. Hukoomi and Taalam.TV both won the 2011 Arab e-Content Award, a subcategory of the World Summit Awards, in the e-gover ...
ID: 1306057617
14 Nov 2011 International: Stop TB Partnership Investing in mHealth and horses to find and treat people with TB in Lesotho
Funded by the Stop TB Partnership, FIND has been working with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare to improve TB case detection in hard to reach communities using a novel combination of mobile phone technology and traditional horse riders. The riders work with village health workers who screen ...
ID: 1321279601
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA The UAE’s Internet Exchange Point (IXP) Project
The Internet Exchange Point (IXP) project, aims at creating an International Internet hub in the United Arab Emirates. The IXP will serve as a platform for ISPs, network operators, content providers, content delivery networks and large networks to exchange Internet traffic. It will also facilitate a ...
ID: 1302840454
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA UAE and ITU Partnership on ICTE
In line with WSIS mandate C3: “access to information and knowledge” and to showcase the proud history of ICT and provide a preview on the prospective ICT artifacts, the TRA and the UAE Government have partnered with ITU to build an ICT Visitors Center known as ICT-E at the ITU Headquarters in Geneva ...
ID: 1302845141
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA The Arab Library
The Arab Library is a comprehensive Arabic book portal, as part of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation’s publishing strategy. The inclusive e-library comprises numerous books, poems, biographies, periodicals, and articles easily accessed by Arab users. This initiative answers Arab resea ...
ID: 1302845212
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA Ankabut Network
UAE’s leading universities (UAE University, Zayed University, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research and HTC) signed an MOU to establish a dedicated research and education network within the country named “Ankabut”. ANKABUT will cater for the regional research needs, offering great ...
ID: 1302845381
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA Electronic System for Administering Quran Memorization Centers
This system contains a wide range of information relating to the Quran Memorization Centers; name, type, number, location, teachers’ qualifications and experience. It also lists information about the students, their education levels, their achievements at the centers, in addition to information abou ...
ID: 1302845572
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA Empowerment
“Empowerment” periodic magazine from the Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs In the context of citizen involvement and participation, the Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs publishes “Empowerment”, an electronic periodic publication to serve the National Progr ...
ID: 1302845843
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA Social Records Search Program
The UAE Red Crescent Authority has developed a program which facilitates access to social records information. The program saves time and effort in search for data of recorded cases in the Search Department. The information contains the social records for families, which require assistance on month ...
ID: 1302846132
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA The UAE Education Strategy
The new education strategy 2010-2020, announced by the Ministry of Education, identifies a "suitable environment for students" as a key pillar of focus. The Ministry has addressed current challenges and identified solutions to equip students with life skills and relevant knowledge to raise a well ed ...
ID: 1302846217
15 Apr 2011 International: TRA Dubai School of Government
The Dubai School of Government (DSG) is a research and teaching institution focusing on public policy in the Arab world. Established in 2005 under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, in cooperation ...
ID: 1302846315

 

 International organizations
213 activities found
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28 Mar 2006 International: African Academy of Languages (ACALAN) Launch of a new network
On 15 November 2005, in Tunis, a new network for a multilingual cyberspace was created in Tunis by the African Academy of Languages (ACALAN) and the E-Africa Commission of NEPAD, in partnership with UNESCO, the Agence Intergouvernementale de la Francophonie (AIF), ITU, the Union latina, the Internat ...
ID: 1142942229
13 Feb 2006 International: AHCIET Manual de Alcaldes para el desarrollo de ciudades digitales en Iberoamérica
AHCIET, a través de la Red Iberoamericana de Ciudades Digitales, quiere contribuir a impulsar el desarrollo del e-gobierno local en Iberoamérica. La Red promueve la cooperación y el intercambio entre los principales actores involucrados en el desarrollo de la Sociedad del la Información en Iberoamér ...
ID: 1138289618
4 Nov 2004 International: ALECSO (The Arab League, Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization) Free Open Source Programmes as a Means to Bridge the Digital Gap and a Tool to Serve the Information Society
The project aims at 1) Conducting a general survey about identifying open source programmes that are available in the Arab region, especially with respect to production, Arabization and application.The survey will mainly include i) Educational and Training Institutions ii) Other relevant Government ...
ID: 1099574012
5 Nov 2004 International: ALECSO (The Arab League, Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization) The Arab Strategy for Informatics
ALECSO has given much attention to the fact that ICT applications in all aspects of life is a necessary condition for the realization of the overall sustainable development from as early as 1990. That year witnessed the publication of the Arab strategy for Informatics relevant to conditions at tha ...
ID: 1099668606
18 Mar 2006 International: Arab Urban Development Institute / Arab Towns Organization Arab City ICT Strategy (CICTS)
It is in cities that people gather to achieve rapid and harmonious material and cultural development, and efficient and effective use of natural, special, intellectual, and technological resources. It is in cities that civilizations integrate and evolve. While addressing challenges and problems in t ...
ID: 1142593100
28 Mar 2007 International: Asia Pacific Intitute for Broadcasting Development Asia Media summit
AIBD is committed to creating dialogues among broadcasters from different continents and cultures. A global Media Summit will be held in Kuala Lumpur in which issues of access to information, democratic governance, and the role of broadcasters in achieving MDGs will be addressed, among others. Th ...
ID: 1142934028
3 Nov 2005 International: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) From APII to APIS: A Contribution to the World Summit on the Information Society
The Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum (APEC) was established in 1989 for the purpose of facilitating economic growth, cooperation, trade and investment in the Asia-Pacific region. APEC members represent forty-six percent of the world trade, fifty-seven percent of the global GDP and forty-fi ...
ID: 1131008613
28 Mar 2006 International: Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development Capacity Building of Broadcasters
Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development is committed to the task of capacity buiding of broadcasters in the Asia-Pacific region. To meet the challenges of the global information society, AIBD will join hands with other organisations world-wide to contribute to the capacity building of br ...
ID: 1142935960
19 Apr 2005 International: Asociación Latinoamericana de Educación Radiofónica (ALER) La Práctica Inspira de la Asociación Latinoamericana de Educación Radiofónica
The experience of the Intercontinental System of Wireless Communication (Satelite ALER) within the 8 best ones within the framework of the initiative "look for good ideas and better practices to promote the production and distribution of local contents in Latin America" and several other development ...
ID: 1113923477
26 Nov 2013 International: Commonwealth of Learning Aptus: Classroom Without Walls
This is not a strictly eHealth solution, however, it can be part of an eLearning platform with targeted content for health workforce training. Aptus is a device set designed by COL that allows educators and learners to connect to digital learning platforms and content without the need for grid elec ...
ID: 1383683221
25 Apr 2007 International: Commonwealth Secretariat The International e-Partnership Summit (IePS)
The IePS was the largest promotional and engagement initiative undertaken so far under the CC programme. Its major objective was to communicate to the countries of the Commonwealth the work being done under the Commonwealth Connects umbrella. It was ultimately aimed at promoting effective global par ...
ID: 1177508796
25 Apr 2007 International: Commonwealth Secretariat NEPAD e-Governance Programme
The NEPAD e-Africa Commission, with the Commonwealth Secretariat convened two workshops to advance the e-Governance agenda in the African continent. The first workshop, Strategic Gap Analysis Workshop, June 2006, was based on an e-readiness assessment of a representative sample of twenty African cou ...
ID: 1177509019
25 Apr 2007 International: Commonwealth Secretariat The Commonwealth Connects Portal
The Portal aims to share the common ICT wealth of the Commonwealth. The wealth of technical and human capital within the Commonwealth is incomparable and can be creatively tapped such that it can benefit the cause of social and economic development of member states. The Portal functionalities incl ...
ID: 1177509165
22 Dec 2004 International: Council of Europe Action against trafficking in human beings
Workshop on “good” and “bad” practices regarding the image of women in the media: the case of trafficking in human beings for the purpose of sexual exploitation (1998) Report on the impact of new technologies on trafficking in human beings for the purpose of sexual exploitation (2003): proposals a ...
ID: 1104841786
22 Dec 2004 International: Council of Europe Balanced participation of women and men in political and public decision-making
Recommendation (2003)3 on balanced participation of women and men in political and public decision making recommends that member states of the Council of Europe: - promote balanced participation in decision-making positions in the media, including management, programming, education, training, resea ...
ID: 1104842084
22 Dec 2004 International: Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1674 (2004) Challenges facing the European audiovisual sector Doc. 10253
The recommendation reflects the concern of the Parliamentary Assembly that the European audiovisual industry remains in a precarious and unstable state, facing fierce competition from other parts of the world. European audiovisual works need to achieve a truly European dimension, in terms of the cul ...
ID: 1104857149
9 May 2011 International: CTA Training Kit on Participatory Spatial Information Management and Communication
Co-published by CTA and IFAD, this Training Kit is a unique product that can be tailored to meet your needs, ensuring that your employees get the best training available on Participatory Spatial Information Management and Communication. The Training Kit contains 15 Modules, each presented through a ...
ID: 1304950740
18 Apr 2008 International: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development EBRD ICT Initiatives
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is the largest single investor in central and eastern Europe and ex-soviet countries as well as the largest international financial institution in the ICT sector within this territory. By providing project financing for mainly private enter ...
ID: 1208516284
2 Apr 2008 International: European Commission Supporting cultural diversity and social inclusion
The Information Society has the potential to make a massive difference to the lives of people who often feel marginalised or isolated from society because of their social and cultural situation. The Commission is determined to tackle problems such as these. In its European i2010 initiative on e-I ...
ID: 1207141353
15 Dec 2004 International: European Commission, DG Information Society Fundamental principle
From the very beginning, cultural diversity and multilingualism have been fundamental principles of European integration. This is reflected in the proposed motto “United in di-versity” of the draft Constitutional Treaty which recognises, furthermore, the right to cultural and linguistic ...
ID: 1103311098
15 Dec 2004 International: European Commission, DG Information Society eContent Programme
eContent is part of programmes set up by the European Union to make eEurope a reality. eContent supports the development of European digital content on global networks. In a first four-year period (2001-2005), eContent is budgeted 100 mn EUR to improve cross-border access to and use of public sector ...
ID: 1103311258
15 Dec 2004 International: European Commission, DG Information Society IST Strategic Objective
“Access to cultural heritage” is a strategic objective of the IST priority area within the 6th EU R&D Framework Programme. It aims to develop advanced systems and services that help improve access to Europe's knowledge and educational resources (including cultural and scientific collecti ...
ID: 1103311456
30 Jun 2005 International: European Commission, DG Information Society and Media EU Information Society policies and realisations
This entry contains the overall EU contribution to the WSIS stocktaking, dated 30 June 2005. Please note that individual entries are also available separately in the database. ...
ID: 1120223641
12 Jul 2005 International: European Union EU Contribution to the WSIS Stocktaking: EU Information Society policies and realisations
This entry contains the overall EU contribution to the WSIS stocktaking, dated June 2005. Please note that individual entries are also available separately in the database. ...
ID: 1121179770
6 Nov 2005 International: FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) LinKS project - Gender, Biodiversity and Local Knowledge Systems for Food Security
The LinKS project operates in Eastern and Southern Africa and works in partnership with grassroots organizations on the collection and dissemination of information on the linkages between gender, local knowledge and agrobiodiversity. The project provides partner institutions with opportunities to do ...
ID: 1131121679

 

 Business sector entities
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16 Dec 2004 International: Cisco Systems The Humanitarian Skills Register
The Humanitarian Skills Register: a worldwide online search tool for key humanitarian worker availability. The modification of an existing HR application, in use at Oxfam GB, into a global Humanitarian Skills Register to hold details of key skills and experiences of potential humanitarian workers. ...
ID: 1103219513
16 Dec 2004 International: Cisco Systems Generic tool for NGOs: to address the needs beyond Oxfam for an answer to NGO’s requirements around a Content Management Solution.
A Content Management Solution for Oxfam International to establish the primary tool for sharing knowledge and internal information across the Oxfam affiliates and partners around the globe. The proposed Oxfam model will be a showcase for a new approach to exchanging information, particularly during ...
ID: 1103219713
16 Dec 2004 International: Cisco Systems A mobile e-connectivity communications solution was tested, which became known as the Oxfam Office-in-a-Box.
The Oxfam ‘Office in a Box’ and connectivity blueprint is based on establishing a local IP network using VSAT links to transmit information, with built-in applications consisting of IP Telephony, e-mail and web access. This solution was considered ideal by Oxfam because telephony and data traffic co ...
ID: 1103219904
16 Dec 2004 International: Cisco Systems A mobile e-connectivity communications solution was tested, which became known as the
The Oxfam ‘Office in a Box’ and connectivity blueprint is based on establishing a local IP network using VSAT links to transmit information, with built-in applications consisting of IP Telephony, e-mail and web access. This solution was considered ideal by Oxfam because telephony and data traffic co ...
ID: 1103220021
16 Dec 2004 International: Cisco Systems The Cisco / Oxfam Partnership helping to unlock the potential of web technology.
Oxfam International began to explore the possibilities of working with Cisco in 2002 to use the huge knowledge that Oxfam has in new and more effective ways to drive forward its mission. It was crucial for Oxfam that any form of co-operation with Cisco would have to be a partnership and not sponsors ...
ID: 1103220180
16 Dec 2004 International: Cisco Systems The World Health Organization (WHO) Health Academy
In collaboration with Cisco Systems, the WHO’s The Health Academy is a novel approach to improve health through information technology. It will provide the general public with health information and knowledge required for preventing diseases and following healthier lifestyles. The mission of the H ...
ID: 1103220562
13 May 2009 International: Cisco Systems Asia Pacific Initiative
The Asia Pacific Initiative (API) is a partnership between the UNU, Keio University, Cisco Systems (Japan) and LEAD. The project was launched at the WSSD as a Type II Partnership and is designed to utilize satellite technology and the Internet to link field based studies to online learning, communic ...
ID: 1103279343
17 Dec 2004 International: Cisco Systems Cisco Support for the Global eSchools and Communities Initiative (GeSCI)
Cisco has provided expert resources to help GeSCI establish its strategy and organization in 2003/04. This has included: a) extensive inputs into the UN ICT Task Force feasibility study; b) consultancy to GeSCI in the planning of their Service Portfolio, their Partnership Framework and their initial ...
ID: 1103280778
30 Mar 2010 International: EKOICT AND ASSOCIATES Ghana Online Database
Information at all levels is very essential, must be easily accessible and of course, should be free. Without doubt the internet and WWW have made information sharing, dissemination, production and accessing more easily. But the content from Ghana on the internet has been an age long problem. It is ...
ID: 1269950311
16 Dec 2004 International: Intel Corporation Intel Computer Clubhouse Network
The Intel Computer Clubhouse Network is an after-school community-based technology learning program. Intel Computer Clubhouses enable youth in underserved communities to acquire tools necessary for personal and professional success. The Computer Clubhouse provides a supportive learning environment w ...
ID: 1103279541
16 Dec 2004 International: Intel Corporation Intel Learn Program
The Intel Learn Program is designed as an informal, after-school curriculum, intended for community-based technology centers. Aimed at learners aged 8-16, the curriculum is particularly targeted to communities where there is limited access to technology in homes and schools. The curriculum can accom ...
ID: 1103280343
16 Dec 2004 International: Intel Corporation Intel Teach to the Future
Intel Teach to the Future is a worldwide effort to help both experienced teachers and Pre-Service teachers integrate technology into instruction to develop students' higher-level thinking skills and enhance learning. Participating teachers receive extensive instruction and resources to promote effec ...
ID: 1103280746
30 Mar 2006 International: Intel Corporation Intel Information Technology Center of Excellence at the Islamic University of Gaza
The Intel IT Center of Excellence, the first of its kind in Gaza, will expand educational and employment opportunities, provide critical IT support for local businesses and organizations. The Intel IT Center of Excellence will be built in co-operation with American Near East Refugee Aid (ANERA). The ...
ID: 1143036680
30 Mar 2006 International: Intel Corporation Expansion of Intel Teach to the Future Program
Intel Corporation will train an additional train an additional 10 million teachers in developing nations over the next five years in the use of technology to enhance learning. The plan significantly expands the Intel® Teach to the Future initiative, which since 2000 has already trained over 3 millio ...
ID: 1143036929
28 Feb 2005 International: Microsoft UNDP and Microsoft Announce Technology Partnership To Combat Poverty in Developing Nations
In January 2004, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Microsoft Corp. announced a technology partnership to create and implement information and communications technology projects that will help developing countries achieve the Millennium Development Goals. Under the agreement, ...
ID: 1109620084
28 Feb 2005 International: Microsoft Microsoft Solutions Sharing Network
Governments and their principal agencies are responsible for matters ranging from creating an environment that fosters a growing economy and generating plentiful jobs to providing proper healthcare and educational systems and nurturing an improved standard of living. All this is to be achieved while ...
ID: 1109620396
28 Feb 2005 International: Microsoft Microsoft Accessibility - Technology for Everyone
Microsoft strives to build products that are accessible and easy to learn and use. We are continually working to demystify technology and make it more accessible to people, regardless of their physical abilities, or their economic, cultural, or educational backgrounds. Among the other innovation ...
ID: 1109620970
28 Jan 2005 International: Microsoft Microsoft Local Language Program
As part of its long-term commitment to collaborate with local governments to provide them with the tools and technologies needed to realize the societal and economic benefits of the growing IT industry, Microsoft Corp. today announced the Local Language Program. The Local Language Program is a globa ...
ID: 1106954414
15 Feb 2005 International: Microsoft Microsoft Government Case Studies
Microsoft maintains a searchable database of casestudies submitted by customers, partners and governments which describe the innovative solutions the company has created in partnership with others. The database is searchable by country name or key word. ...
ID: 1108427689
30 Mar 2006 International: Microsoft Corporation New Regional Centre in Tunisia to Help Youth Participate in the Knowledge Economy
UNESCO and Microsoft Corp, in cooperation with the Youth Observatory of the Tunisian Ministry of Youth, will inaugurate the InfoYouth Centre, a regional community technology centre for North Africa, designed to provide youth with access to, and skills training in, the information technologies (IT). ...
ID: 1143038861
30 Mar 2006 International: Microsoft Corporation Telecentre.org
Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Microsoft Corp and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) announce the launch of telecentre.org, a CAN$21 million collaborative initiative that will strengthen the capacity of tens of thousands of community-based telecentres ...
ID: 1143039242
28 Feb 2005 International: Microsoft ICT for D Background Paper Microsoft ICT for D Background Paper
As one of the world’s leading ICT firms, Microsoft brings a unique perspective to this issue, one informed by years of collaboration with the international development community. Microsoft firmly believes that ICTs hold tremendous promise as an enabler of social and economic development. ICTs ...
ID: 1109618441
14 Dec 2004 International: Microsoft Partners in Learning Microsoft Partners In Learning
In response to this significant challenge, and as a demonstration of its ongoing commitment to education and learning, Microsoft has launched a new global initiative called Partners in Learning. Under Partners in Learning, Microsoft is partnering with Government, Ministries of Education, and o ...
ID: 1102986952
23 Nov 2004 International: Microsoft Unlimited Potential Microsoft Unlimited Potential
Microsoft Unlimited Potential aids global workforce development by providing technology skills training through community technology centers. Unlimited Potential promotes digital literacy through four critical components: Unlimited Potential Grants: UP grants are made to CTCs and used to en ...
ID: 1101244831
14 Dec 2004 International: Microsoft Unlimited Potential Community Curriculum Microsoft Unlimited Potential Community Curriculum
As part of the Microsoft’s efforts to promote digital inclusion worldwide, the Unlimited Potential (UP) Community Learning curriculum provides the foundation for teaching basic to intermediate technology skills in a hands-on manner. Designed for use in community technology and learning centers (CTL ...
ID: 1102988280

 

 Civil society entities
211 activities found
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1 Jul 2005 International:
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ID: 1120208827
18 Mar 2010 International: ( COSCIS ) Consortium de la Société Civile pour le Suivi de la Mise en œuvre des Résultats du Sommet Mondial sur la Société de l’Information) …… Organisation du Forum International sur le thème : Gouvernance de l’Internet et les TIC au service du Développement durable
Le Forum International que le COSCIS organise avec ses différents partenaires, apportera les témoignages, les analyses et les réflexions sur le recours pour la Gouvernance de l’Internet et les TIC au service du Développement durable. Il passera en revue les résultats issus des recommandations du SMS ...
ID: 1268880146
15 Feb 2005 International: Académie internationale des droits de l'Homme (AIDH) Adhésion à la "Charte d'éthique et de civilité commune aux usagers de l'Internet"
Face à l'impossibilité où se trouve encore la science juridique de réguler l'usage des réseaux tout en protégeant les libertés des internautes, il a paru indispensable et urgent d'inviter directement ces derniers à adhérer à la "Charte d'éthique et de civilité commune aux usagers de l'Internet". Cet ...
ID: 1108494934
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications Communication rights ten years after the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS): Civil society perceptions
This research project collates civil society perceptions of the changes in the information society over the last ten years. Using the both the WSIS Declaration of Principles (2003) as well as the Civil Society Declaration to the World Summit on the Information Society (2003) as a starting point, it ...
ID: 1385585588
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications Global Information Society Watch
Global Information Society Watch is a space for collaborative monitoring of implementation of international (and national) commitments made by governments towards the creation of an inclusive information society, and for building national level civil society awareness of WSIS goals. It focuses on mo ...
ID: 1385586144
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications Internet Governance Forum
APC has been consistently committed to the development of the Internet governance forum (IGF) since its creation and see its as the most important international policy area aimed at improving the governance of the internet. At the IGF, APC advocates for policies and regulatory approaches that ensure ...
ID: 1385586535
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications End violence: Women's rights and safety online
The APC community is building on the collective experience and successes of its previous work on technology and violence against women to implement this project It builds on APC’s trajectory in the anti-VAW struggle and existing partnerships to enhance women’s safety and security by preventing the g ...
ID: 1385587120
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications Take Back the Tech!
During the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence each year, APC calls for everyone – especially women and girls – to Take Back the Tech! and reclaim technology for the fight against violence against women. Initiated in 2006, the campaign creates awareness on how ICTs are connected to violence ...
ID: 1385588124
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications Human rights on the internet
APC’s internet rights project engaged states and relevant non-state actors through a variety of United Nations processes, including the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), a unique process coordinated by the Human Rights Council, involving a review of the human rights records of all UN member states. W ...
ID: 1385588924
27 Feb 2014 International: Association for Progressive Communications Intermediary Liability in Africa
Holding internet intermediaries liable is an increasing global trend that transfers the responsibilities of law enforcement, as well as of copyright enforcement, to internet service providers (ISP), both large and small. Internet intermediaries are therefore increasingly used to police and enforce t ...
ID: 1385589805
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications Digital migration in Africa
Digital migration is one of the most fundamental changes in broadcasting in decades and it raises wider questions about how the public interest is expressed and promoted in broadcasting and its relationship with interactive, converged media. APC is supporting this process from a public interest pers ...
ID: 1385590356
4 Dec 2013 International: Association for Progressive Communications Open spectrum
APC’s “open spectrum” initiative aimed to provide an understanding of spectrum regulation by examining the situation in Africa, Asia and Latin America. It looked at how spectrum is assigned, who assigns it, and what policy or regulatory frameworks are being used. It also looked at the spectra of spe ...
ID: 1385590702
26 Oct 2004 International: Association Mondiale des Régions pour la Société de l’Information II World Summit of Cities and Local Authorities on the Information Society
La "II Cumbre Mundial de Ciudades y Autoridades Locales sobre la Sociedad de la Información" (Bilbao, 9-11 noviembre 2005) persigue tres objetivos: - Concretar la posición de las Autoridades Locales en una Declaración y Plan de Acción que serán presentados en Túnez (segunda fase de la CMSI), (Tú ...
ID: 1098794809
14 Mar 2006 International: Center for International ICT Policy CIPACO has been initiated by Panos Institute West Africa (PIWA), in order to strengthen the capacity of African stakeholders for a more effective participation in international ICT decision-making processes.
The CIPACO was initiated in the framework of the international CATIA Programme, with the aim to strengthen stakeholders’ capacities in West and Central Africa, for a better participation in international ICT decision-making. CIPACO is part of PIWA ICT Programme. CIPACO has five main areas of act ...
ID: 1142294575
15 Dec 2004 International: Civil Society Working Group on Patents, Copyrights, and Trademarks Civil Society Working Group
This working group deals with patents, copyrights, and trademarks and related issues. We believe that those issues should be dealt with as distinct conceptual issues. The use of the acronym PCT in the URL of this working group shall not be construed as implying that those issues must be dealt with, ...
ID: 1103153427
17 Oct 2005 International: CODATA CODATA Workshop on Archiving Scientific and Technical Data
The workshop brought together more than 70 people representing more than 30 South African science agencies, universities, and archives as well as scientific data archiving experts and CODATA members from Africa, Asia, Europe, and the United States of America. The principal objective of this worksho ...
ID: 1129044889
17 Oct 2005 International: CODATA Strategies for Permanent Access to Scientific Information in Southern Africa
The objectives of this workshop included 1) reviewing and discussing the current status of practices for sharing of and permanent access to scientific information resources related to sustainable development, primarily health and biomedical data, earth and environmental science data, and related sci ...
ID: 1129045358
17 Oct 2005 International: CODATA Workshop on Strategies for Preservation of and Open Access to Scientific Data in China
This international and interdisciplinary workshop was convened to promote a deeper understanding of, and requirements for, long-term preservation of and open access to digital scientific information resources in China. ...
ID: 1129047001
13 Nov 2004 International: Community Informatics Research Network (CIRN) CIRN Conference: CIRN 2004: Sustainability and Community Technology
The CIRN Inaugual Conference and Colloquium 2004 provided an opportunity for some 100 researchers, practitioners, and policy makers to present findings and reflect on key issues of concern for the future of enabling communities with Information and Communication Technology and particularly around th ...
ID: 1100351341
12 Aug 2009 International: Earth Intelligence Network Earth Intelligence Network (EIN)
EIN is an accredited 501c3 Public Charity dedicated to helping others create public intelligence (decision-support) in the public interest. EIN offers a strategic analytic model, a concept for linking the one billion rich to the five billion poor through a Global Range of Needs table online, an ...
ID: 1250029907
6 Dec 2004 International: EcoPort Foundation Inc. EcoPort, the Consilience Engine: Managing Knowledge as a Global Public Good
An open-source, proteced knowledge commons under the patronage of Nelson Mandela, Edward O. Wilson and Jacques Diouf (FAO), functioning as a single, central communal database where individuals and institutions voluntarily share information and create knowledge in exchange for gaining free, copyleft ...
ID: 1102305845
28 Oct 2004 International: Environmental Development Action in the Third World ENDA Réseau genre et TIC
Le Réseau genre et TIC, créé en novembre 2002, est composé de personnes et d'organisations actives pour la promotion de l'égalité de genre dans le secteur des TIC. Il agit en partenariat avec les acteurs des secteurs publics, privés, nationaux et internationaux actifs dans le contexte de la coopéra ...
ID: 1098958607
7 Nov 2011 International: Global Media Monitoring Project / World Association for Christian Communication Global research to monitor gender indicators in news media
The Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) is a longitudinal research and advocacy initiative on gender representation and portrayal in the world’s news media. The research is undertaken by volunteer monitors across the world in 5-year cycles since 1995. The GMMP studies have consistently revealed t ...
ID: 1320701823
31 Mar 2006 International: Global University System Creation of Global University System (GUS)
GUS aims to build a higher level of humanity with mutual understanding across national and cultural boundaries for global peace [Varis, et al, 2003]. The GUS is a worldwide initiative to create advanced telecom infrastructure for accessing educational resources around the world. The aim is to achiev ...
ID: 1143796637
18 Dec 2004 International: IAMCR (International Association for Media and Communications Research International Association for Media and Communications Research Task Force on WSIS
In view of the active involvement of the IAMCR in the ongoing WSIS process, the General Assembly resolves to retain a taskforce on the WSIS. In the spirit of critical independent scholarship, the task force has the following mandate: · to contribute to the sharing of relevant information and docume ...
ID: 1103568863

 

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14 Mar 2006 Australia: Centre for Public Culture and Ideas, Griffith University Intersections: Environment Through Art
This project has been sponsored by Professor Anna Haebich's role as Orbicom UNESCO Chair in association with The Centre For Public Culture and Ideas, Griffith University. Intersections is essentially a web portal which promotes public knowledge, innovative interdisciplinary endeavours and culturally ...
ID: 1142258880
19 Mar 2007 Belgium: Institut Destrée Colloque Prospective de l'Internet - Foresight of the Internet
Dans la logique des préoccupations du SMSI auquel il participe, le Pôle Information de l'Institut Jules-Destrée organise, le vendredi 4 mars 2005 au Château de Namur, un colloque international sur le thème "Prospective de l'Internet - Foresight of the Internet" ("CPI-Namur"). L'objectif commun est d ...
ID: 1103039070
15 Jan 2005 Bolivia: Red de radios y telecentros comunitarios WAYRA Wayra-Red boliviana de comunicación indígena
La red de radios y telecentros comuniatarios Wayra, edita y difunde el boletín electrónico: Wayra-Red boliviana de comunicación Indígena, para informar a una audiencia de 500.000 personas al día, a través de sus ochenta radios y telecentros comunitarios, coordina acciones con otras otras organizacio ...
ID: 1105814483
16 Dec 2013 Cuba: Cubarte, National Center of Informatics in Culture Cubarte, the Portal of Cuban Culture
Cubarte, the national portal of Cuban culture, is the ambassador of Cuban culture at Internet, how preserves and shows its diversity promoting the most relevant and popular aspects, as well as the most authentic, unknown and identity related ones. It is developed in 3 languages and it has national c ...
ID: 1386977277
20 Dec 2004 El Salvador: Asociación Infocentros Red de Telecentros para Viabilizar la Democratización de las TICs
Consite en la implementación de una red de 41 telecentros distribuidos en toda la República de El Salvador, con servicios de Internet de banda ancha, alfabetización digital, uso de ofimáticos y generación de contenidos de uso local. ...
ID: 1103557944
29 Oct 2004 France: Broadbank TV Stockshot Video Library
Broadbank TV est une entreprise au service des professionnels de l’audiovisuel, notre métier premier est de grouper, valoriser et comercialiser les images de stock des producteurs audiovisuels. Avec 2 produits dans notre catalogue interactif porté sur internet : stockshots et films prêts à diffuse ...
ID: 1099056578
15 Sep 2006 France: Capucine.net Carte à puce citoyenne « Capucine »
Favoriser les usages d’Internet de façon simple, sécurisée, éthique et équitable dans une perspective de développement durable en s’appuyant sur les chartes des droits de l’homme et de l’environnement, et faire bénéficier le plus grand nombre des technologies les plus avancées. ...
ID: 1103138014
19 Mar 2007 France: Cyber Nostra MAIN DEMOPARTY Concours international de créations et de codages multimédia et internet
2005 marque le dizième anniversaire de l’internet et du world wide web. L’association francophone Cyber Nostra propose de fêter l’anniversaire en organisant 2 concours de créations et de codages multimédia et internet (Demo Party), axés autour des métiers des TSI. Le premier concours autofinancé s ...
ID: 1102430693
1 Mar 2005 India: Association of Computer Technologists in India (ACT-India) ICT Education & Digital Campaig
This project is intended to promote IT education in remote areas world wide.Presently this action has been implemented in India and some African countries.Free IT education, tech seminars and IT end user organising are its peculiarities. Empowering the women community with IT education is also in t ...
ID: 1109696052
10 Dec 2004 Kenya: Kenya Education Network (KENET) The Kenya Education Network
The Kenya Education Network (KENET) is an initiative spearheaded by Kenya’s institutions of higher learning to establish a high speed, reliable and sustainable IP network for the interconnectivity of all learning institutions. The intention is to eventually share the many scattered educational reso ...
ID: 1102683714
2 Dec 2013 Kuwait: Al-Babtain Central Library for Arabic Poetry Al-Babtain Central Library for Arabic Poetry
Al-Babtain Library website primarily serves Arabic readers and those interested in Arabic language, poetry, literature and culture providing a collection of electronic services to its visitors including: - Library information, services, sections, news, photos and FAQ; - Electronic index for sear ...
ID: 1385363475
22 Feb 2005 Russian Federation: Institute of the Information Society Developing the Network of Development Gateways of the Russian Federation
This activity represents an expansion of the Russia Development Gateway project. The pilot segment of this Network was developed with Institute of the Information Society coordination in 2003 as part of the Federal Program eRussia with the support of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of ...
ID: 1109104902
22 Feb 2005 Russian Federation: Institute of the Information Society Russia e-Readiness and e-Needs Assessment
This analytical report applied the methodology developed by the Center for International Development of Harvard University. The report was completed in May-July 2001 by the expert group as part of the grant from the infoDev Program of The World Bank. This report represents the first attempt to conso ...
ID: 1109105201
22 Feb 2005 Russian Federation: Institute of the Information Society Russian Regions e-Readiness Assessment.
This is part of the report on research activity entitled "Developing a Concept of the Russia Development Gateway" related to topic #21.3.14 of the Federal Program "eRussia (2002-2010)" supported by the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation. The document contains a comp ...
ID: 1109105439
22 Feb 2005 Russian Federation: Institute of the Information Society Russia e-Readiness Assessment - 2
This analytical report was prepared with the financial support of the infoDev Program of The World Bank as part of the special project "ICT Infrastructure and e-Readiness Assessment Project". The analysis utilizes the methodology developed for Russia's evaluation based on leading international metho ...
ID: 1109105600
25 Feb 2005 Switzerland: Memoriav Association for the Preservation of the Audiovisual Heritage of Switzerland Improve preservation of and access to the audiovisual heritage of Switzerland
Projects for preservation, restoration, digitisation of photographs, sound-recordings, films and videos produced in Switzerland or having a strong link to Switzerland ...
ID: 1109339850

 

 

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