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Involving Civil Society in ICT Policy: the World Summit on the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,355 views
The book highlights issues that need to be taken into consideration in the formation of ICT policies and regulations, particularly around the WSIS process. The chapter on gender and ICT policy draws attention to the various issues to be taken into account in engendering ICT policy.

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ICT Policy for Civil Society: Training Curriculum

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,954 views
The Gender and ICTs unit provides an overview of critical gender and ICT issues, their relevance for ICT policy formulation, programme design and implementation, as well as the monitoring, evaluation and impact assessment of ICT initiatives.

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ICT policy: a beginner’s handbook

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,646 views
The book outlines issues and processes involved in ICT policymaking and advocacy. It looks at specific issues in policy and regulation including gender and ICTs.

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The World Summit on the Information Society: Creating Your Own National Gender Programme: a Practical Guide

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,546 views
The guidebook provides a background on the WSIS and outlines the case for gender equality in the information society.

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Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and Gender Equality

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 4,158 views
E-discussion on the impact of ICT on gender relations and the ways ICT can be used to overcome gender inequalities. sharing ideas, opinions, concerns, and lessons learned with development practitioners, policy makers, and academics.

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Putting gender on the agenda of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,236 views
The Powerpoint presentation details the various stages of the WSIS process.

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Alternative Civil Society Declaration: Shaping Information Societies for Human Needs

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 2,745 views
The Declaration was presented as an alternative to the official Declaration at the WSIS in Geneva.

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Gender Issues in ICT policy in developing countries: an overview

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:24 | 3,942 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 | 3,951 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 | 4,174 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.