APCICT News

8th Session of APCICT’s Governing Council convened in Incheon, Republic of Korea on 12 December 2013

Published: Dec 16, 2013 12:00 AM

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) organized the 8th Session of its Governing Council in Incheon, Republic of Korea on 12 December 2013 to review the progress and accomplishments of the Centre.

13-12-2013

UN youth programme creates future ICTD leaders

Published: Dec 16, 2013 12:00 AM

United Nations ICTD human capacity building centre, APCICT, organized its Second Partners Meeting of the "Primer Series on ICTD for youth" on 10-13 December 2013, aimed at enhancing training in information and communication technologies for development (ICTD) for young people in the Asia-Pacific region.

16-12-2013

Iraqi Delegation on South Korea Study Tour visited APCICT on 6 December 2013

Published: Dec 09, 2013 12:00 AM

A delegation of over 13 officials from Iraq visited APCICT on the 6th of December of 2013 to learn more about APCICT’s ICT human capacity building programme.

9-12-2013

APCICT convened its Fifth Partners Meeting of the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders” in Bali, Indonesia on 27-29 November 2013

Published: Nov 29, 2013 12:00 AM

On Nov. 27th, representatives from 32 member States across Asia-Pacific gathered in Bali, Indonesia for a three-day meeting aimed at enhancing training in information and communication technologies for Development (ICTD) capacity-building for governments in the region.

29-11-2013

APCICT launches its third issue of the Knowledge Sharing Series on the topic of Government Chief Information Officer (GCIO) Programme Development in Developing Countries

Published: Nov 28, 2013 12:00 AM

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.

28-11-2013

APCICT develops new resources to enhance ICT for Development Capacity of Youth in Asia and the Pacific

Published: Nov 06, 2013 12:00 AM

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.

Mongolia Partner National Academy of Governance Conducts E-Governance Workshop

Published: Oct 17, 2013 12:00 AM

The Mongolian National Academy of Governance holds workshop on e-Governance in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

On 23–27 Sept. 2013, the National Academy of Governance of Mongolia organized a 5-day training workshop on e-Governance covering several modules of APCICT’s flagship programme the Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders Academy (Academy).

APCICT supports training on ICT in Disaster Risk Management organized by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean in Port-of-Spain, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Published: Sep 17, 2013 12:00 AM

APCICT takes its flagship training programme for government officials beyond Asia and the Pacific region by supporting a training workshop on ICT in Disaster Risk Management (DRM) which will be organized by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in Port-of-Spain, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago on 15-18 September 2013.

Workshop on ICT for Disaster Risk Management hosted for government officials in Tonga

Published: Sep 13, 2013 12:00 AM

A workshop on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Disaster Risk Management was hosted by the Ministry of Public Enterprises, Tonga as a pre-event to the Pacific Chapter of the Internet Society (PICISOC) regional workshop at the Fa‘onelua Convention Center Conference from 10th -13th September 2013.

Sri Lanka becomes the 27th Country to launch the ‘Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders’ in Asia-Pacific

Published: Sep 03, 2013 12:00 AM

APCICT launches the 'Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders' in Sri Lanka, and provides training on e-Government Applications(Module 3), and Information Security and Privacy Protection(Module 6) to 40 mid-level government offcials and academics.