Concluded Events

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.

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.

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.

Pre-Launching of Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) Bangladesh

Published: Mar 20, 2017
Event Date: Mar 15, 2017

A Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) pre-launch event was held in Dhaka on 15 March 2017 under the leadership of the ICT Division and Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) and in cooperation with Bangladesh Institute of ICT in Development (BIID) and Bangladesh Women in Technology (BWIT).

Attended by more than 250 participants from government, development organizations, women entrepreneur associations, private sector, and academia, the event elaborated on the WIFI programme and its relevance to Digital Bangladesh, the country’s national ICT strategy.

APCICT strengthens capacities of senior government officials of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar on e-Government, Information Security & Privacy, and Internet Governance

Published: Feb 14, 2017
Event Date: Feb 20, 2017 - Feb 24, 2017

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) and the Union Civil Service Board (UCSB) of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar co-organized a one-week ICT capacity development workshop for senior government officials on 20-24 February 2017 at the Central Institute of Civil Service (Lower Myanmar).

National Launch of Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in Cambodia

Published: Dec 15, 2016
Event Date: Dec 19, 2016 - Dec 21, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for ICT for Development, in collaboration with the National One Village One Product Committee under the Council for Agricultural and Rural Development, and with support from the Ministry of Women’s Affairs of Cambodia, co-organized the national launch of Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) on 19-21 December 2016 at the Office of the Council of Ministers in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

UN-APCICT promotes ICT for sustainable development (ICTD) to institutions of higher learning in Cambodia

Published: Dec 15, 2016
Event Date: Dec 19, 2016 - Dec 22, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT), in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS), co-organized the High Level Briefing on the Primer Series on ICTD for Youth on 23 December 2016. The briefing took place in conjunction with the national launch of Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) on 19-22 December in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

UN-APCICT assists the Royal Government of Bhutan in the implementation of its social media policy

Published: Oct 27, 2016
Event Date: Oct 28, 2016 - Nov 04, 2016

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) and the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) of the Royal Government of Bhutan co-organized the Capacity Building Programme on Social Media for Development on 28 October – 04 November 2016 in Thimphu.