ICT4Education: Promoting literacy with mobile phones in rural Papua New Guinea: The World Bank is supporting a number of development projects and has activities in both the ICT and education sectors in Papua New Guinea, popularly known as PNG. Australia also provides a huge support to the education sector in PNG.
The Center for Electronic Governance (CEG) at the United Nations University (UNU) has been working good governance and electronic governance system based on potentials provided by today’s Information and Communications Technologies (ICT). This project aims in realizing electronic governance (eGovernance) system by utilizing the potentials and the possibilities of modern day’s ICT 4 Governance.
‘Mom, I can’t eat anymore’, I’d complain but my mom would look at me disapprovingly and say, “Take all the time you need but you’re not wasting a single bit of food”. As a kid, I never understood why throwing away food was so morally callous to her. I couldn’t understand how the food I wasted at home could be… Read more →
According to IDRC (International Development Research Centre), a Canada based research firm, says that the evaluation capacity of ICT4D researchers can be improved greatly by mentoring approach. The evaluation capacities of Asian researchers studying Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICT4D) has seen growth – mentorship to learn and application of Utilization Focused Evaluation (UFE) approach to the projects being… Read more →
Thousands of researchers, and scientists globally have been developing their own version of algorithms for improving road safety for both automated driving and coordinated driving experiences. While the safety in road transportation is one of hot areas that ICT has to address, Vehicular Transport Engineering has been around to address and provide collective platform for addressing ICT for road safety…. Read more →
Not much earlier that the buzz of ICT supported Education has been talked about. But ICT4Education can really key the sustainable development for any economy, specially the emerging and developing economy in this highly growing information oriented world. ICTs in Education aim to bring in practical education and learning system by deploying tools and process to exchange information electronically, the… Read more →
Dalberg, in association with Intel and GlobeScan, has published a research document named “Women and the Web” citing how the Internet could benefit women and beyond. Bridging the Internet gap and creating new global opportunities in the low and middle-income countries, and fostering benefits mainly for the women is now possible with the trend of technology. Let’s summarize what the… Read more →