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Research ICT Africa
Title: Research ICT Africa
Creator: Research ICT Africa; Gillwald, Alison; Stor, Christoph; Comninos, Alex
Abstract: This site offers information on information and communication technologies in Africa (for the moment, about 20 African countries are dealt with). You will find many fulltext documents and a database with information on ICT indicators in different African countries. [editors ilissAfrica]"Research ICT Africa! seeks to fulfil a strategic gap in the development of a sustainable information society and knowledge economy on the African continent by building information communication technology (ICT) policy and regulatory research capacity in Africa needed to inform effective governance.
Through a network of African researchers it will generate the information and analysis needed to inform appropriate but visionary policy formulation and effective regulation of ICTs across Africa. It will embark on sustained and rigorous research to provide decision-makers with the data and analysis to make informed decisions in the public interest.
The Research ICT Africa! partners include tertiary institutions and development agencies in Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia." [according to site editor's information]
Table of contents: Publications:• Policy Paper Series: Towards Evidence-based ICT Policy and Regulation• Research ICT Africa's e-Index series• Telecommunications Sector Performance Reviews• Legislation• Research ICT Africa Policy Briefs• Research ICT Africa country database (African countries database on ICT indicators)
Keywords: Africa; Information and communication policy; Information and communication technology; Telecommunications services; Telecommunications networks; Telecommunication policy; infrastructure; new technology; information and communication technology
Countries: Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Information & Media » Communication & Information Technology
Location of the site's editor: South Africa
Resource type: Working Groups;
Research Projekts and Research Databases;
Collections of Reports, Studies;
Collections of Texts of a Law, Treaty
Language: English
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