Nominated Projects

Category 1 — AL C1. The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development (20 Projects)

BAKTI Inclusive Digital Ecosystem Actions for SDG (IDEA4SDG)

The objective of BAKTI’s Inclusive Digital Ecosystem Actions for SDG initiative is to bridge the digital gap by utilisation of ICT infrastructure and creation of digital ecosystems that serve and address the communities’ needs in remote and underdevelope… more »

Banda Ancha para Todos

INDOTEL deployed 1,080 public access WiFi networks across the entire country. Those WiFi were deployed in all public higher education campuses, over 90% of public hospitals, all public transportation systems, public parks and plazas, public offices that … more »

Conectar a los no Conectados

It is a comprehensive project that will provide rural communities that are not served or with low levels of Internet penetration, living under the poverty line, access and connectivity to the quality broadband, which contributes to reducing the digital d… more »

Digital Decent Life

The "Decent Life" presidential initiative - the National Project for the Development of the Egyptian Countryside - is a multi-pronged and integrated initiative, launched by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, in 2019. The Initiative aims at improving the liv… more »

Digital for Life

Previously, digital readiness efforts were primarily led by the government with some corporate volunteerism support and ad-hoc ground up efforts. However, since COVID-19, many organisations have stepped forward on the digital inclusion front. Through MCI… more »

Digital Governance Awards

The Digital Governance Awards (DGA), which started in 2019 until the presen is aligned with the function of Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) to “promote and assist LGUs and local stakeholders in developing specialized ICT-en… more »

Digital Identity for a Nation

To capture the opportunities of the burgeoning Digital Economy, Singapore’s National Digital Identity (NDI) initiative aims to provide growing opportunities for digitalization and value creation to the everyday lives of residents and businesses by enabli… more »

E-Kijiji: Connected Villages in the pandemic

With the pandemic where the world has been forced to digitize fast, Connectivity boost and the digital economy has surged to newer heights whilst the digital divide has deepened. Rural regions have been most affected with children at home without any me… more »

Fibre to the Community

The Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) is set-up by law under the Ministry of Communications to facilitate access and use of ICTs in unserved and underserved communities. As part of efforts to expand access and use of ICTs in rur… more »

Leaders of Digital Transformation

Support and development of young IT specialists is one of the key priorities of the Moscow City Government. Since 2019, Moscow Agency of Innovations hosts an annual international competition for the Moscow Mayor's award "Leaders of Digital Transformation… more »

Mascom Kitsong Centre (Telecentres)

The Mascom Kitsong Centers programme's objectives are :  - To contribute to the ICT sector and respond to the global need of transforming small villages into knowledge based economies.  - To empower unemployed youth by giving them a business to opera… more »

Non-reimbursable contributions for deployment of connectivity infrastructure in towns with less than 30,000 inhabitants

ENACOM considers Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) as a basic and indispensable human right for building a federal nation and digital citizenship. In this sense, we promote the financing of programs in order to bridging of the digital divi… more »


OMobileFunding: Web and Mobile crowdfunding platform. Technology is used to provide financial solutions and products for social inclusion and social entrepreneurship OMobileFunding was being implemented in Togo and Cote d'Ivoire. Jobs are created for the… more »

Open Data Development Project in the Republic of Uzbekistan

The project builds the capacity of national stakeholders in the field of open data management. In particular, special trainings were organized for members of the interdepartmental working group formed by the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan … more »


In an effort to ensure that a functional health system exist in the Kingdom of Eswatini, the government through the Ministry of Health has developed a centralised robust Client Management Information System (CMIS). The purpose of the CMIS is for the syst… more »

SATUSEHAT (Indonesia Health Services Platform)

The current biggest challenge in healthcare service delivery in Indonesia is fragmentation of health data in various (health) apps and the non-uniformity of metadata in the information systems of the health facilities. Therefore, the Ministry of Health I… more »

Smart Villages, Sustainable well-being

Smart Villages, Sustainable Well-being it is a free satellite connectivity project for public places in rural areas or locations without telecommunication services coverage. The goal of this project is to promote digital access with sustainable and viabl… more »

TASMU Digital Valley

TASMU Digital Valley (TDV) program was launched in 2017 with a mission to promote and grow Qatar's innovative and vibrant digital ecosystem to enable the realization of sustainable digital sector growth and a smart future. TDV will contribute to Qatar's … more »

The Youth Empowerment Scheme in Information & Communications Technologies

The Youth Empowerment Scheme in Information & Communications Technologies (YES-ICT) is a youth-owned network of business that provides ICT services across Botswana. The Franchise eco-system comprises of 23 regional centres at full roll-out with each cetr… more »

Western Government Grass-roots Governance Platform Based on Digital Twin Technology

1.projects’ objective:This project provides the western government with the spatial Digital Twin platform service for the closed community, and can realize the integrated management system of intelligent community integrating data acquisition, platform c… more »