Concluded Events

UN-APCICT organizes the Panel Session on Regional Capacity Building on ICT for Development at the First Session of ESCAP Committee on Information and Communication Technology, and Science, Technology and Innovation (CICTSTI)

Published: Sep 21, 2016
Event Date: Oct 06, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development organized the Session on Regional Capacity Building on ICT for Development on 6 October 2016, as part of the First Session of the ESCAP Committe on ICT, Science, Technology and Innovation.

APCICT organizes the Consultation Meeting on Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) National Implementation

Published: Sep 26, 2016
Event Date: Oct 05, 2016 - Oct 07, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development convened the Consultation Meeting on Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) National Implementation on 5 - 7 October 2016.

Eleventh Session of UN-APCICT’s Governing Council takes place in Bangkok, Thailand on 5-6 October 2016

Published: Sep 21, 2016
Event Date: Oct 05, 2016 - Oct 06, 2016

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) held its 11th Governing Council Session on 5 - 6 October 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand.

The 11th Session brings together nine member countries who were elected at the 71st ESCAP Session: Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and the Republic of Korea, the host country.

APCICT strengthens ICTD capacity building workshop for senior government officials of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Published: Oct 06, 2016
Event Date: Oct 03, 2016 - Oct 05, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) and the Union Civil Service Board (UCSB) of Myanmar organized a 3-day Academy workshop for senior government officers on 3-5 October 2016 at the Central Institute of Civil Service (Lower Myanmar), Myanmar.

UN-APCICT promotes ICT for development curricula in the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

Published: Sep 20, 2016
Event Date: Sep 29, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) and the Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka co-organized High Level Briefing on the Primer Series on ICTD for Youth on 29 September 2016. The Briefing took place in conjunction with the national launch of Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in Sri Lanka.

National Launch of the Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) in the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

Published: Sep 05, 2016
Event Date: Sep 26, 2016

The Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI), a flagship programme of the Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, was launched on 26 September 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

WIFI is an ICT capacity development programme for promoting women entrepreneurship. In Sri Lanka, the programme is known as WIFI Suhuruliya or WIFI SMART Woman. It aims to promote the economic empowerment of women in Sri Lanka through the use of ICT in entrepreneurial activities.

UN-APCICT organizes the Session on ICT Human Capacity Development for Resilience at the Technical Meeting on Resilient ICT Connectivity for the Knowledge Economy, SDGs and the WSIS Goals

Published: Sep 21, 2016
Event Date: Sep 21, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development organized the Session on ICT Human Capacity Development for Resilience during the Technical Meeting on Resilient ICT Connectivity for the Knowledge Economy, SDGs and the WSIS Goals on 21 September 2016.

APCICT conducted ICTD capacity building workshop for senior government officials of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Published: Jul 11, 2016
Event Date: Jul 20, 2016 - Jul 31, 2016

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) organized a 12-day national capacity building training workshop on ICT for development on 20-31 July 2016 at the Central Institute of Civil Service (Upper Myanmar).

UN-APCICT launches Women and ICT Frontier Initiative to promote women’s entrepreneurship

Published: Jun 09, 2016
Event Date: Jun 09, 2016

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT), a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), launched the ‘Women and ICT Frontier Initiative’ (WIFI) on June 9 at the Regional Forum on ICT Human Capacity Development in Incheon, Republic of Korea.

Regional Forum on ICT Human Capacity Development and Launch of Women and ICT Frontier Initiative

Published: May 17, 2016
Event Date: Jun 09, 2016 - Jun 10, 2016

UN-APCICT/ESCAP organized the Regional Forum on ICT Human Capacity Development on 9-10 June 2016 in Incheon.

To be held on the occasion of APCICT’s 10th Anniversary, the meeting provided the multi-stakeholder platform to engage participants from over 50 countries in a dialogue on ICT capacity development towards a sustainable future. It will facilitate an exchange of ideas and perspectives on effective ICTD capacity building, identify lessons learned, and chart the way forward.