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 →
International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has called for Young Innovators Competition on the occasion of ITU Telecom World 2013. This Young Innovators Competition seeks to foster innovative ideas among the next generation of social entrepreneurs working to change the world thru the use of technology. There are major six themed global challenges offered by ITU for young innovators to purpose the… Read more →
Asia Pacific (AP) has been a target area of all times as a potential ICT development area. Both ICT Development and ICT for Development are being deployed in AP since long not only because of the potential to develop ICT but also to foster human development index via proper ICT approach. The exchange of ICT researchers and engineers thru collaborative… Read more →
ITU is celebrating World Telecommunication and Information Society Day on 17th May 2013 with the theme “ICTs and Improving Road Safety“. One of the good things with ICTs is that it is applicable to all the aspects of human, living and development.