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Gender Issues in ICT policy in developing countries: an overview

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,132 views
The paper highlights specific measures that could be incorporated into ICT policy in developing countries to ensure gender equality.

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Some thoughts on gender and telecommunications/ICT statistics and indicators

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,204 views
The paper emphasises the importance of gender disaggregated statistics and indicators in informing national and global ICT policies.

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Overcoming the gender digital divide: understanding ICTs and their potential for the empowerment of women

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,363 views
The document is a synthesis of the results of the Virtual Seminar Series on gender and ICT, and online forum for exchange of research-based knowledge and information.

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Cutting Edge Pack: Gender and ICTs

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,600 views
BRIDGE’s Cutting Edge Pack on Gender and ICTs consists of two components: the Overview Report and the Supporting Resources Collection.

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Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) and Gender

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,051 views
The paper is a survey and brief analysis of various research studies and publications done on gender and ICTs between 1998 and 2001. The author identifies women’s lack of participation in ICT policymaking and production as one of the key issues to consider in bridging the gender digital divide.

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Gender Issues in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,282 views
This paper was published in 2003 as background material in preparation for the WSIS. It asserts that gender considerations need to be an integral component in policymaking.

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ICT in Education: e-Primers for the Information Economy, Society and Polity

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,719 views
The e-primer is intended to help policymakers define a framework for the appropriate and effective use of ICTs in educational systems.

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E-commerce and Development Report 2003

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,727 views
The annual UNCTAD report analyses, from a development perspective, recent trends and advances in information and communication technologies (ICT), such as e-commerce and e-business, and examines their applications in developing countries.

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ITU Workshops on Sustainability in Telecommunication Through Gender & Social Equality

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:23 | 2,799 views
These Gender modules have been developed to support ITU Member States in considering gender mainstreaming in policy and regulatory issues as well as in strategic management of telecommunications. The workshops are divided into 8 modules, covering the following topics: Regulation; Access; Licensing; Inter-connection; Tariffs; Competition policy; Strategic change management; and Human resources.