Concluded Events

Webinar on Digital Technologies for Disaster Risk Management (Virtual Launch of APCICT Academy Module on ICT for Disaster Risk Management)

Published: Aug 07, 2020
Event Date: Aug 27, 2020

APCICT organized a webinar on “Digital Technologies for Disaster Risk Management” (Virtual Launch of APCICT Academy Module on ICT for Disaster Risk Management) on Thursday, 27 August 2020, 1:30 PM (Bangkok time), 3:30 PM (Korea time).

The virtual launch of the APCICT Academy module on “ICT for Disaster Risk Management” introduced the newly developed contents by Dr. Cees Van Westen and Dr. Manzul Kumar Hazarika. It also provided an overview of how ICTs can be used for disaster risk management.

APCICT celebrates the Girls in ICT Day by imparting digital skills to girls and young women in Thailand

Published: Aug 19, 2020
Event Date: Aug 20, 2020 - Sep 16, 2020

As part of the 2020 Girls in ICT Day celebration in Thailand, APCICT conducted a training based on its Women ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI) programme under the Smart Farming Track to enhance digital skills of young women and girls in agriculture.  The virtual training aims to increase knowledge on the opportunities that digital technologies offer in catalyzing women’s entrepreneurship as well as to introduce emerging ICT tools and applications. 

APCICT promoted E-Learning Course on "Realizing Data Driven Governance" among North and Central Asia Partners 

Published: Aug 06, 2020
Event Date: Aug 05, 2020

A demonstration session of APCICT’s e-learning course on “Realizing Data-Driven Governance (Russian language)” was conducted on 5 August 2020 to introduce the latest addition of e-learning course as well as to identify training needs of the North and Central Asian region. 

Realizing Data-Driven Governance course was designed to help government officials understand data-driven governance and enhance the use of data for evidence based decision-making policy.  

Introduction to Digital Government Leadership for Senior Level Officials of Maldives

Published: Jul 17, 2020
Event Date: Jul 20, 2020 - Aug 10, 2020

APCICT conducted a virtual seminar on “Digital Government Leadership” for senior level officials of the Republic of Maldives, from 20 July to 10 August 2020. The event was organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Communication, Science and Technology.

ESCAP/APCICT webinar on how the Republic of Korea turned the tide on COVID-19 using ICT

Published: Apr 23, 2020
Event Date: Apr 28, 2020

Event URL: https://bit.ly/viewAPCICTwebinar

ESCAP/APCICT organized a webinar on “How the Republic of Korea turned the tide on COVID-19 using ICT” on Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM (Korea Time).

National Launch and Consultation on “Catalysing Women Entrepreneurship” in Viet Nam

Published: Feb 16, 2020
Event Date: Feb 17, 2020

To support member States to enhance women’s economic empowerment and entrepreneurship as a strategy for poverty reduction, social wellbeing and sustainable economic growth towards the realisation of SDG 5 on Gender equality, ESCAP is implementing a five-year (2019-2023) regional programme on “Catalysing Women’s Entrepreneurship – Creating a Gender-Responsive Entrepreneurial Ecosystem” funded by the Government of Canada. 

14th Session of the Governing Council of APCICT/ESCAP

Published: Nov 08, 2019
Event Date: Nov 28, 2019

The 14th Session of the APCICT’s Governing Council was held on 28 November 2019 in Incheon, Republic of Korea.

The Governing Council reviewed the administration, financial status and progress of implementation of the Centre’s programmes. It also provided strategic advice on the Centre’s future work plan and activities in support of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development.

Consultative Meeting on Capacity Building for Digital Development in Asia and the Pacific

Published: Nov 08, 2019
Event Date: Nov 27, 2019 - Nov 28, 2019

APCICT organized a Consultative meeting on “Capacity Building for Digital Development in Asia Pacific” on 27-28 November 2019 in Incheon, Republic of Korea.

Myanmar National Workshop on ICTs for Sustainable Development

Published: Nov 07, 2019
Event Date: Nov 13, 2019 - Nov 14, 2019

APCICT and the Union Civil Service Board (UCSB) of Myanmar co-organized the National Workshop on ICTs for Sustainable Development on 13-14 November 2019 at the Central Institute of Civil Service (Lower Myanmar), Myanmar.

ESCAP/APCICT and SHE Investments launch "Kotra Riel", a Bookkeeping Mobile Application for Cambodian Women Entrepreneurs

Published: Nov 06, 2019
Event Date: Nov 05, 2019 - Nov 07, 2019

To support and empower women-owned micro-small businesses in Cambodia, APCICT and SHE Investments, a Cambodia-based social enterprise, launched “KOTRA Riel”, a bookkeeping mobile application.

KOTRA Riel will help Cambodian micro women entrepreneurs accurately track their daily income and expenses and produce basic financial reports. In Cambodia, many micro women entrepreneurs are unable to apply for financial loans for business expansion due to inability to accurately report business income and expenditures.