Concluded Events

UN-APCICT organizes Expert Group Meeting on ICT capacity development for women entrepreneurs

Published: May 08, 2015
Event Date: May 07, 2015 - May 08, 2015

The WIFI (Women and ICT Frontier Initiative) Programme is a new initiative of APCICT that aims to develop the capacity of women entrepreneurs in using information and communication technology (ICT).

The programme has been developed to support the realization of the new sustainable development agenda, including gender equity and inclusive economic growth.

UN-APCICT strengthens capacity of the Government of the Kingdom of Bhutan on using social media for development and governance

Published: Apr 15, 2015
Event Date: Apr 14, 2015 - Apr 17, 2015

On 14-17 April 2015, the Government of the Kingdom of Bhutan and UN-APCICT/ESCAP are co-organizing the Capacity Building Programme on Social Media for Development and Governance. The programmeis being undertaken in cooperation with the country’s Ministry of Information and Communications.

The activity marks an important step in deepening the understanding of country’s government leaders and policymakers on the potential of social media for sustainable socio-economic development and good governance.

UN-APCICT organizes Expert Group Meeting on Social Media and Disaster Risk Management

Published: Apr 09, 2015
Event Date: Apr 07, 2015 - Apr 08, 2015

In an effort to foster multi-stakeholder dialogue and exchange of experiences on how to effectively utilize social media in the different phases of disaster risk management, APCICT organized the “Expert Group Meeting on Social Media for Disaster Risk Management” on 7-8 April 2015 in Incheon, Republic of Korea.

The workshop was attended 22 government officials, communication and media experts, ICTD and social media experts and DRR practitioners in Asia and the Pacific.

UN-APCICT strengthens ICTD human capacity building in Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Published: Mar 20, 2015
Event Date: Mar 24, 2015

On 24 March 2015, the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic and UN-APCICT/ESCAP launched the Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders (Academy) in Vientiane. The launch event was co-organized with the country’s Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications.

UN-APCICT expands ICTD capacity development for youth in Azerbaijan with Training of Trainers on ICTD project management

Published: Feb 12, 2015
Event Date: Feb 20, 2015 - Feb 22, 2015

On 20-22 February, the United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) is organizing a Training of Trainers (TOT) workshop on information and communication technology for development (ICTD) project management in partnership with Qafqaz University, in Baku, Azerbaijan.

UN-APCICT organizes an Online Expert Group Meeting on Social Media for Development

Published: Feb 12, 2015
Event Date: Feb 16, 2015

On 16 February, the United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) will organize an Online Expert Group Meeting on Social Media for Development.

UN-APCICT supports Pakistan’s efforts to strengthen e-government

Published: Dec 08, 2014
Event Date: Dec 08, 2014 - Dec 09, 2014

 

On December 8-9, UN-APCICT will conduct an e-government workshop in Islamabad, Pakistan for 56 government officers and 40 mid-level provincial government officials to support the “Pakistan Vision 2025” development blueprint launched in August 2014, which aims to strengthen e-education, e-commerce, e-health and e-government in the country.

08-12-2014

UN-APCICT promotes capacity building in the use of ICT for inclusive and sustainable development

Published: Nov 14, 2014
Event Date: Nov 25, 2014 - Nov 28, 2014

On 25-28 November, UN-APCICT will hold the Regional Dialogue on ICTD Capacity Building for Sustainable Development and Annual Partners Meeting in Incheon, Republic of Korea.

14-11-2014

On 25-28 November, the United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) will hold the Regional Dialogue on ICTD Capacity Building for Sustainable Development and Annual Partners Meeting in Incheon, Republic of Korea.

UN strengthens ICT for inclusive and sustainable socio-economic development in Asia-Pacific

Published: Oct 16, 2014
Event Date: Oct 16, 2014

This week the United Nations pledged to broaden the reach of its ICT capacity building programmes and services through the Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT).

2014-10-16

9th Session of UN-APCICT’s Governing Council convenes in Bangkok, Thailand on 15 October 2014

Published: Oct 13, 2014
Event Date: Oct 15, 2014

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) will organize the 9th Session of its Governing Council in Bangkok, Thailand on 15 October.

13-10-2014

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) will organize the 9th Session of its Governing Council in Bangkok, Thailand on 15 October.