ICT World Today (Spring 2010) - ICT and Innovation: Facing the Emerging Global Issues




This fourth issue of ICT World Today focuses on ways to encourage ICT innovation and enhance efficiency to overcome the global financial crisis; and tackle climate change, natural disasters, price hikes in resources and food, and the spread of contagious diseases.

This issue of ICT World Today covers articles contributed by experts from various sectors to promote a comprehensive understanding of policy response and international cooperation with regard to the aforementioned issues, through which it discusses ICT and innovations that address global challenges from various perspectives. Articles examine the role ICTs play in: sustainable development; poverty reduction; agriculture; low-carbon cities; security; aging society; disaster response; empowering women entrepreneurs; capacity building; and more.

ICT World Today is supported by APCICT.

© KISDI, 2010, 76 pages