APCICT News

UN ICT Hub Publishes ICTD Case Study Series

Published: Jun 23, 2010 12:00 AM

APCICT launches ICT Capacity Building and Disaster Reduction Publications Online.

Incheon, Republic of Korea – Understanding the value of first-hand experience, development practitioners and disaster management experts from across the Asia-Pacific contribute lessons learned to new Case Study Series on information and communication technology for development (ICTD).

APCICT Hosts Korean Culture Event for University Students

Published: Jun 21, 2010 12:00 AM

Students from ASEAN countries and the United States enjoy unique presentation on Korean history and culture at APCICT

UN ICT Hub Publishes ICTD Briefing Note Series

Published: Jun 20, 2010 12:00 AM

New ICT for development (ICTD) publication looks to raise awareness on ICT for development by targeting high-level government officials and policymakers from across the Asia Pacific.

UN HUB for ICT Capacity Building Turns Four

Published: Jun 17, 2010 12:00 AM

APCICT celebrates 4th Anniversary with reception for ESCAP officials

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT/ECAP) celebrated its fourth anniversary today by welcoming visitors form ESCAP’s Bangkok offices. Dr. Hyeun-Suk Rhee, Director of APCICT, hosted a friendly reception for Mr. Xuan Zengpei, Director of the Information and Communications Technology and Disaster Risk Reduction Division (IDD-ESCAP), and three other ESCAP officials form Bangkok, in Incheon, Republic of Korea.

AVA Award Winner to Participate in Training of Trainers Workshop

Published: Jun 07, 2010 12:00 AM

APCICT is pleased to announce that Mr. Nurilla Mahamatov, winner of the first round of the APCICT Virtual Academy (AVA) Award, will be attending a regional Training of Trainers workshop in the Rebuplic of Korea.

APCICT Participates in 24th CACCI Conference in Sri Lanka

Published: Jun 07, 2010 12:00 AM

APCICT works to support Small and Medium sized Enterprises through ICT

Incheon, Republic of Korea - The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT/ESCAP), a regional institute of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, yesterday delivered a presentation to the 24th Conference of the Confederation of Asia Pacific Chambers of Commerce (CACCI), in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

What’s Ahead@APCICT in July 2010

Published: Jun 07, 2010 12:00 AM

This month APCICT will participate in a regional conference in Sri Lanka, conduct a training workshop for officials from the Pacific Island countries in Korea, and commence the third round of the AVA Award.

Upcoming UN ICT training module delivered through interactive virtual workshop

Published: May 25, 2010 12:00 AM

APCICT engages experts from across the globe through online consultation

25 May 2010 – Environmental and information and communication technology (ICT) experts meet online to discuss regional ICT capacity building hub’s forthcoming training curriculum.

UN Adopts Resolution for Continuation of Regional Capacity Building Institution

Published: May 20, 2010 12:00 AM

APCICT to continue strengthening ICT human resource and institutional capacity in the region.

INCHEON, REPUBLIC OF KOREA – Asia-Pacific leaders conclude annual conference with resolution in support of regional United Nations information and communication technology (ICT) capacity building institution.

What’s Ahead@APCICT in May 2010

Published: May 01, 2010 12:00 AM

This month APCICT will launch the Bahasa Indonesia and Russian versions of the APCICT Virtual Academy, continue the localization of the Vietnamese version of the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders” in Viet Nam, and conduct an interactive and participatory online workshop to seek experts’ comments on APCICT’s upcoming Academy Module 10. May will also see APCICT presenting an exhibition at the 66th Session of the Economic and Social Commission of the Asia and the Pacific, in Incheon, Republic of Korea.