Concluded Events

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.

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.