Academic Richard Heeks has written a paper that analyses WSIS from the perspective of how ICT4D embodied in the WSIS goals can be mainstreamed more into the broader SDGs and post-Millennium Development Goals follow-up. ICT4D in coming years is seeing newer priorities both in terms of ICT4D policies and practice; and they have in connection with World Summit on the Information… Read more →
European Commission’s dedication of ICTs (Information and Communication Technologies) for Sustainable Growth and Development is a key aspirant to many of the emerging and developing economies around the world. The Commission’s aim to developing a more sustainable Europe is based on three main areas of development covered by ICT namely; Energy Efficiency Water Management, and Climate Change.
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 →
ORIGINAL PAPER ICT4D: Internet Adoption and Usage among Rural Users in China ~ Jinqiu Zhao Abstract Despite its low penetration in the vast rural areas of China, the Internet is generally perceived as a new engine for rural empowerment and quite a number of experimental projects have been initiated in recent years to test this view. This study explores the… Read more →