Concluded Events

Expert Group Meeting On Data-Driven Smart Government

Published: Nov 09, 2017
Event Date: Dec 06, 2017 - Dec 07, 2017

An Expert Group Meeting on Data-Driven Smart Government was held on 6-7 December 2017 in Manila, Philippines.

The EGM provided a platform for experts and practitioners to discuss trends and practices on data policy and data utilization in government in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It reviewed a draft Academy Module on Data-Driven Smart Government being developed by APCICT in cooperation with the National Information Society Agency of the Republic of Korea.

APCICT strengthens the capacities of Myanmar’s government leaders on utilizing ICT for sustainable development

Published: Oct 17, 2017
Event Date: Nov 06, 2017 - Nov 10, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT/ESCAP) and the Union Civil Service Board (UCSB) of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar co-organized an ICTD capacity-building workshop on 6-10 November 2017 at the Central Institute of Civil Service (Lower Myanmar).

APCICT strengthens capacities of government officials of the Royal Government of Bhutan on ICT, Climate Change and Green Growth

Published: Oct 17, 2017
Event Date: Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

The workshop was attended by civil servants from the National Environment Commission (NEC) as well as ICT and telecom organizations. The training focused on the Centre’s Academy Module 10 (ICT, Climate Change and Green Growth).

National Launch and Training of Trainers on Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in Armenia

Published: Sep 20, 2017
Event Date: Sep 26, 2017 - Sep 29, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for ICT for Development (APCICT/ESCAP), in cooperation with the Civil Service Council of the Republic of Armenia, and Armenian Young Women’s Association launched the Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in Yerevan on 29 September 2017.

WIFI ASEAN Sub-Regional Launch and Training of Trainers

Published: Aug 24, 2017
Event Date: Aug 28, 2017 - Aug 30, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for ICT for Development (APCICT/ESCAP), in cooperation with the ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Network (AWEN), Philippine Commission on Women (PCW), and Department of ICT of the Philippines (DICT) and with support from the ASEAN Secretariat, launched the Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) for the ASEAN Sub-Region on 28 August 2017 at the Philippine International Convention Centre (PICC) in Manila.

APCICT strengthens the capacities of Myanmar’s government leaders on utilizing ICT for sustainable development

Published: Aug 01, 2017
Event Date: Jul 31, 2017 - Aug 04, 2017

The week-long workshop is part of an 8-week Executive Officials Management Course conducted annually by UCSB for the country’s senior government officials, in partnership with UNDP, World Bank, European Union, and APCICT/ESCAP. It is based on the Centre’s Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders, a flagship training programme that aims to enhance awareness and skills of civil servants on leveraging ICT for sustainable development.

National Launch and Training of Trainers on Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in Bangladesh

Published: Jun 28, 2017
Event Date: Jul 03, 2017 - Jul 05, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for ICT for Development, in cooperation with the ICT Division of Bangladesh, launched the Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in Dhaka on 3-5 July 2017.

UN-APCICT raises awareness on leveraging ICT for sustainable development to institutions of higher education for youth in Kyrgyzstan

Published: Apr 11, 2017
Event Date: Apr 28, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT), in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Science, of Kyrgyz Republic, Central Asian Research and Education Network (CAREN), and Kyrgyz State Technical University, co-organized the High Level Briefing on the Primer Series on ICTD for Youth on 28 April 2017.

APCICT promoted the Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) Programme to researchers and academics in Central Asia

Published: Apr 11, 2017
Event Date: Apr 24, 2017 - Apr 27, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for ICT for Development (APCICT) organized a session on “Women ICT Frontier Initiative: ICT Enabled Women Entrepreneurship” at the Second Regional Central Asia Research and Education Network (CAREN) Conference on 26 April 2017 in cooperation with CAREN.

CIS Sub-Regional Workshop and National Launch of Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in Kyrgyzstan

Published: Apr 11, 2017
Event Date: Apr 24, 2017 - Apr 27, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for ICT for Development, in partnership with the Academy of Public Administration under President of Kyrgyz Republic (APAPKR), and Central Asian Research and Education Network (CAREN) co-organized the CIS Sub-Regional Workshop and the Kyrgyzstan National Launch of Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) on 24-27 April 2017 at the Academy of Public Administration in Bishkek.