Concluded Events

National Launch and Consultation on “Catalyzing Women Entrepreneurship” in Nepal

Published: Jul 31, 2019
Event Date: Aug 25, 2019

To support member States to enhance women’s economic empowerment and entrepreneurship as a strategy for poverty reduction, social wellbeing and sustainable economic growth towards the realization of SDG 5 on Gender equality, ESCAP is implementing a five-year (2019-2023) regional programme on “Catalyzing Women’s Entrepreneurship – Creating a Gender-Responsive Entrepreneurial Ecosystem” funded by the Government of Canada.

National Training on Social Media for Development

Published: Jul 18, 2019
Event Date: Aug 07, 2019 - Aug 08, 2019

The steady growth of social media as communication platform and  multi-dimensional tool, irrespective of the existing infrastructures, has created both an opportunity for policymakers to leverage these tools for development, and a need to create frameworks and guidelines to best maximize their use.

National Launch and Consultation on “Catalyzing Women Entrepreneurship” in Fiji and Samoa

Published: Jul 26, 2019
Event Date: Jul 24, 2019 - Jul 30, 2019

To support member States to enhance women’s economic empowerment and entrepreneurship as a strategy for poverty reduction, social wellbeing and sustainable economic growth towards the realization of SDG 5 on Gender equality, ESCAP is implementing a five-year (2019-2023) regional programme on “Catalyzing Women’s Entrepreneurship – Creating a Gender-Responsive Entrepreneurial Ecosystem” funded by the Government of Canada.

National Training on Women ICT Frontier Initiative in Lao People's Democratic Republic

Published: Jun 07, 2019
Event Date: Jul 04, 2019 - Jul 05, 2019

The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications and APCICT/ESCAP co-organized the National Training on Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI): An Enabling Environment for Women Entrepreneurs on 4 - 5 July 2019 in Vientiane.

This workshop informed policymakers and supported their policymaking skills with gender-related knowledge to create an enabling environment for ICT-empowered women entrepreneurs.

National Training on ICT for Development Policy, Process and Governance in Lao People's Democratic Republic

Published: Jun 07, 2019
Event Date: Jul 02, 2019 - Jul 03, 2019

The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications and APCICT/ESCAP co-organized the National Training on ICT for Development Policy, Process and Governance on 2 – 3 July 2019 in Vientiane.

Philippines National Workshop: ICT and Project Management

Published: May 20, 2019
Event Date: Jun 26, 2019 - Jun 27, 2019

The Department of Information Communication Technology and APCICT/ESCAP are co-organizing the Philippines Training of Trainers on Primer Series 2: Project Management and ICTD on 26–27 June 2019 in Manila.

Cambodia National Workshop: An Overview of ICTs and Sustainable Development

Published: Apr 05, 2019
Event Date: May 02, 2019

In cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports and the National One Village One Product Committee under the Council for Agricultural and Rural Development, APCICT co-organised the National Workshop; An Overview of ICTs and Sustainable Development. This workshop was held on 2 May 2019 at the Office of the Council of Ministers in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Cambodia National Training of Trainers on Data-Driven Governance

Published: Apr 05, 2019
Event Date: Apr 30, 2019 - May 03, 2019

In collaboration with the National Institute of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Communication Technology, APCICT co-organised the National Training of Trainers on Data-Driven Governance on 30 April - 3 May 2019 at the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications in Cambodia.

Cambodia National Consultation and Training for Policymakers on Catalyzing Women Entrepreneurship

Published: Mar 19, 2019
Event Date: Apr 29, 2019 - Apr 30, 2019

ESCAP organised a National Consultation on Enabling Environment for Women’s Entrepreneurship in Cambodia on 29 April 2019 followed by a National Training for Policymakers on ICT and Women Entrepreneurship on 30 April 2019.

Webinar on Government Innovation and Disaster Risk Reduction: Frontier Technologies for Resilience

Published: Mar 22, 2019
Event Date: Mar 27, 2019

Objective

This webinar explores how governments can leverage frontier technologies for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and resilience, profiling success cases and addressing the barriers to scaling these innovations across developing country contexts.