Recognizing the potential that open and distance learning has to improve access to education for people facing socio-economic or geographical constraints, the United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Center for ICT for Development (UN-APCICT) has published the Open and Distance Learning in Asia and the Pacific Case Study, the third issue of its ICT for Development (ICTD) Case Study Series.
In March of 2014, APCICT launched four new online modules of its flagship programmes the 'Academy of ICT Essential for Government Leaders' and the 'Primer Series on ICTD for Youth' on its online distance learning platform, the APCICT Virtual Academy.
APCICT launches its third issue of the Knowledge Sharing Series on the topic of Government Chief Information Officer (GCIO) Programme Development in Developing Countries
On November 27-29, APCICT launched the third issue of its Knowledge Sharing Series, covering the topic of Government Chief Information Officer Programme Development in Developing Countries.
APCICT develops new resources to enhance ICT for Development Capacity of Youth in Asia and the Pacific
In October, the Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT/ESCAP) released three new issues of the Primer Series on ICTD for Youth (Primer Series) on the topics of Project Management and ICT; ICT for Disaster Risk Management; and ICT, Climate Change and Green Growth.
UN APCICT has developed Module 10 on ICT, Climate Change & Green Growth as part of the Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders (Academy), and the Monitoring & Evaluation Toolkit for the Academy.
UN APCICT launches two new publications - “ICT, Climate Change & Green Growth” and “Monitoring & Evaluation Toolkit”. The publications are the latest additions to the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders (Academy)”.
APCICT kicks off 2013 with a wide range of ICTD initiatives, welcoming the 2013 cohort of ASEAN students as part of the Turning Today’s Youth into Tomorrow’s Leaders Programme, launching an ICT capacity development Monitoring and Evaluation Toolkit through the Centre’s online distance learning platform, and organizing an Expert Group Meeting on new ICTD training materials.
This month, APCICT will gather the partners of its flagship capacity development programmes, hold the 7th Session of its Governing Council and organize a panel discussion during the Committee on ICT in Bangkok, Thailand.
Forum on ICTD for youth goes live on APCICT’s knowledge sharing Communities of Practice platform
APCICT online knowledge sharing platform goes live to provide learners and experts with a collaborative space to share lessons and best practices on ICT for development
This month, APCICT will launch a “Communities of Practice” to enhance knowledge sharing, organize a meeting in support of programme Monitoring and Evaluation, and welcome officials from Algeria for an e-government training workshop organized by Korean development institutes