APCICT News

Viet Nam Seeks to Bridge Digital Divide with UN ICT Training Programme

Published: Apr 16, 2010 12:00 AM

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT), a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), has collaborated with Viet Nam’s government to launch the Vietnamese version of the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders” (Academy) in Hanoi today

Timor-Leste and UN Wrap Up Second ICT Training Workshop and Discuss Future Capacity Building Initiatives

Published: Apr 09, 2010 12:00 AM

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-APCICT/ESCAP), and Timor Leste’s Directorate National for Information and Communication Technology (DNICT), of the Ministry of Infrastructure, today concluded the second National Workshop of the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders” (Academy) in Dili, Timor-Leste.

What’s Ahead@APCICT in June 2010

Published: Mar 31, 2010 12:00 AM

This month APCICT will welcome university students from numerous countries and sponsor an ICT ministerial meeting in Tonga.

Myanmar and UN Boost ICT Human Resources Capacity

Published: Mar 30, 2010 12:00 AM

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-APCICT/ESCAP), has collaborated with the Myanmar government to launch the Training for ICT Capacity Building in Myanmar according to APCICT’s flagship programme of “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders” (Academy) at the Central Institute of Civil Service (Upper Myanmar) in Pyin Oo Lwin.

What's Ahead@APCICT in April 2010

Published: Mar 30, 2010 12:00 AM

This month APCICT will launch the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders” in Viet Nam, and continue to facilitate South-South cooperation between Timor-Leste and Indonesia, through the second National Workshop in Timor-Leste. April will also see APCICT publishing a variety of new knowledge products: the ICTD Case Study Series; the Briefing Notes Series; and a collection of case studies form the Commonwealth of Independent States and Russian-speaking countries.

APCICT Curriculum Supports e-Government Training of Officials from Morocco

Published: Mar 29, 2010 12:00 AM

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT), a regional institute of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) continues to support ICT human resource capacity building and strengthen partnerships with regional stakeholders.

Mongolian Delegation Visits UN ICT Training Centre

Published: Mar 27, 2010 12:00 AM

APCICT and ICTPA reaffirm ICT capacity building partnership in Mongolia

27 May 2010 – Delegates from the Government of Mongolia meet in Incheon to discuss the status of information and communication technology (ICT) capacity in Mongolia, and future efforts to become ICT role-model in the sub-region.

Call for Case Studies from CIS and Russian-speaking Countries

Published: Mar 17, 2010 12:00 AM

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT/ESCAP) is compiling a case study collection on different aspects and issues of information and communication technology for development (ICT4D) in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Russian-speaking countries.

Top Officials From Cambodia Make Official Visit To APCICT

Published: Mar 02, 2010 12:00 AM

Cambodian delegation meets with ACPICT leadership to strengthen partnership and prepare for upcoming launch of the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders" in Cambodia.

A forty-member delegation of Cambodian information and communication technology (ICT) leaders, Chief Information Officers of Ministries and provincial government officials visited the Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) on 25 February 2010.

What's Ahead @ APCICT in March 2010

Published: Feb 26, 2010 12:00 AM

This month APCICT will be launching the "Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders" in Cambodia and Myanmar in partnership with the National Information Communication Technology Development Authority (NiDA) and the Civil Service Selection and Training Board (CSSTB), respectively.