Concluded Events

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. 

UN-APCICT participates in the Fourth Session of ESCAP Committee on Information and Communication Technologies

Published: Oct 15, 2014
Event Date: Oct 14, 2014 - Oct 16, 2014

UN-APCICT participates in the Fourth Session of the Committee on Information and Communications Technology (ICT), held on 14-16 October at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand.

16-10-2014

UN-APCICT, its Governing Council members, and select partners from government, academia and civil society are participating in the Fourth Session of the Committee on Information and Communications Technology (CICT), which is being held from 14 to 16 October in Bangkok, Thailand.

UN-APCICT supports e-government capacity building for civil servants from 9 countries

Published: Sep 29, 2014
Event Date: Sep 29, 2014

UN-APCICT conducts a workshop on e-Government for 15 government officials from 9 countries from around the world to enhance their understanding on the different ways in which ICT can be applied for improving the delivery of public services and governance.

29-09-2014