Posts tagged with ‘ICT’

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Top four conferences in international development this week

by Michelle Dupuis

This week is an incredibly busy week for our readers interested in development cooperation and the contribution that the private sector can make to global challenges facing the poorest nations of the world.  Below is a list of events/conferences taking place that we recommend: 1. The African Development Bank annual meeting (May 27 – 31, […]

M-powering the Millennium Development Goals and Beyond!

by Fernando Alfaro

Since 2000 the United Nations spearheaded a global partnership with the goal of reducing poverty and setting targets to be achieved by 2015. These targets are the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which represent a partnership between developed and developing countries.  This partnership is recognized by the contribution that developed countries make through trade, development assistance, […]

Information and Communications Technologies and their Promise for Development Education

by Guest blogger

This blog post was written by Iain Macdonald, a CCIB Solutions associate.  Iain Macdonald runs an industry training and capacity-building centre at The University of British Columbia, and has sixteen years of experience in the creation and delivery of training, education and capacity-building solutions in Canadian and international contexts. As a consultant, he has worked […]