APCICT News

National Workshop on Module 3 "e-Government Applications" in Indonesia

Published: May 12, 2016 9:15 AM

The Academy programme was launched in Jakarta, Indonesia in March, 2009. Since then, national workshops have been consistently held in various regions in the country every year.

On 26-29 April 2016, the National Workshop for Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders was held in Makassar, the capital of South Sulawesi Province, Indonesia. 

The workshop was jointly organized by national Academy partners, the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT) and the Universitas Indonesia, in support of UN-APCICT.

Briefing on APCICT’s Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders

Published: May 07, 2016 11:00 PM

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) and the Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan jointly organized a Round Table on ‘Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders Programme’ on 25 May 2016 in Astana, Kazakhstan.

National “Women and ICT Frontier Initiative” (WIFI) in the Philippines

Published: Apr 24, 2016 10:30 PM

Building ICT capacity of women entrepreneurs

The Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT) organized a pilot workshop on WIFI at Clark City, Philippines on 4-6 May 2016.  This is part of the new flagship programme for women entrepreneurs in Asia and the Pacific, called “Women and ICT Frontier Initiative”(WIFI) that will be launched in June. 

Consultative Meeting on Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI)

Published: Apr 04, 2016 4:15 PM

The “Consultative Meeting on Women and ICT Frontier Initiative” (WIFI) convened on 14-15 April, Incheon, Republic of Korea.

Launch of APCICT Virtual Academy Training on “Social Media for Development” in Vietnamese

Published: Apr 01, 2016 12:00 PM

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) has launched the APCICT Virtual Academy on “Social Media for Development” in Vietnamese. The Centre partnered with the Information and Communications Public Management School of Vietnam (ICS) to localize the distance learning version of Academy Module 11 into Vietnamese.

UN-APCICT publishes two new issues of Primer Series on ICTD for Youth

Published: Dec 18, 2015 5:45 PM

Recognizing the importance of cultivating youth and students with necessary knowledge and skills on ICT for development (ICTD), the United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) released two new issues of the Primer Series on ICTD for Youth (Primer Series).

UN-APCICT releases two publications on enterprise architecture and big data to strengthen human and institutional ICT capacity in Asia-Pacific

Published: Dec 18, 2015 5:45 PM

UN-APCICT launches two new publications – Knowledge Sharing Series #4: Enterprise Architecture and Brief on ICT Trend #1: Big Data. They are the latest additions to APCICT’s research and knowledge sharing series.

UN-APCICT organizes a consultation workshop on ‘Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI)’ in Pakistan

Published: Dec 08, 2015 2:45 PM

UN-APCICT will conduct a consultation workshop on the ‘Women and ICT Frontier Initiative (WIFI)’ in Islamabad, Pakistan on 14-16 December.

WIFI is APCICT’s latest flagship programme that aims to strengthen the ICT skills of women entrepreneurs in Asia and the Pacific. During the workshop, the Centre will collect feedback on the draft WIFI training modules from women entrepreneurs and trainers in the country to enhance relevance and quality of the contents. It will further identify roll-out strategies to implement the programme in Pakistan.

UN-APCICT convenes the 10th Session of its Governing Council in Incheon, Republic of Korea on 3 December 2015

Published: Nov 29, 2015 11:00 PM

UN-APCICT convenes the 10th Session of its Governing Council in Incheon, Republic of Korea on 3 December 2015.

UN-APCICT promotes capacity building in the use of ICT for inclusive, resilient and sustainable development

Published: Nov 29, 2015 11:00 PM

On 1-4 December, the United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) will hold the Regional Dialogue on ICTD Capacity Building for Inclusive, Resilient and Sustainable Development and Annual Partners Meeting in Incheon, Republic of Korea.