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3 May2014

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15 May2014

International Day of Families
15 May2014

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 

Contact

Mr. Haidar Fraihat
Director
+961-1-978549
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Upcoming Events

3/6 - 3/6/2014 Meeting of the Executive Bureau for Joint Coordination of the Arab IGF -TBD

4/6 - 5/6/2014 AMAG-6th meeting - Arab Internet Governance Forum (AIGF) -Cairo

15/10 - 15/10/2014 Workshop on “Combating Cyber Crime in the Arab Region” -TBD

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Past Events

11/3- 13/3/2014
AMAG 5th meeting - Arab Internet Governance Forum (AIGF) - Cairo

10/3- 10/3/2014
Workshop on the "Promotion of Digital Arabic Content Industry in the UAE" - Abu Dhabi

2/3- 2/3/2014
Workshop on the "Promotion of Digital Arabic Content Industry in Egypt" - Cairo

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Information and Communication Technology Division (ICTD)

Our Vision: The Information and Communication Technology Division (ICTD) aspires to play a major role with ESCWA member countries in their transformation toward knowledge-based ... more >>

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ESCWA Cyber Legislation Directives iPad app
 

PROGRAMME NEWS

Workshop on the digital Arabic content industry and launching the "Thinking digital? Let's innovate in Arabic!" competition in the United Arab Emirates

Arab IGF Open Consultations and AMAG Fifth Meeting convened in Cairo

Workshop on the digital Arabic content industry and launching the "Thinking digital? Let's innovate in Arabic!" competition in Egypt

The Digital Arabic Content Competitions for 2013 Open the Doors for Digital Products in Arabic

Capacity Building Workshop on Measuring the Use and Impact of ICT on Social and Economic Development in the Arab Region

Second Annual Meeting of the Arab IGF held in Algeria

Launching the Digital Arabic Content Competition in Lebanon

The Arab Multistakeholder Advisory Group (AMAG) for the Arab IGF met in Morocco

ESCWA and the Union of Arab Banks convene the Arab Forum on the ICT Sector in Tunisia

Arab IGF Open Consultations and Third AMAG Meetings


KEY DOCUMENTS, PROJECTS & ACTIVITIES

  Broadband for Development
  Brochures and Leaflets
  Core ICT Indicators
  Field Projects
  ICTD Work Programme
  Information Society – Declaration to Implementation
  Initiatives
  Memoranda of Understanding (MoU)
  On-line Applications
  Press Releases
  Reports of Meetings
 

PUBLICATIONS

E/ESCWA/ICTD/2013/Technical Paper.5
Policy Note on Digital Arabic Content

E/ESCWA/ICTD/2013/6/ADD.15
National profile of the information society in Saudi Arabia - 2013

E/ESCWA/ICTD/2013/WG.2/Report
Report: Expert Group Meeting on Role of ICT in Socio-economic Development Beirut, 9-10 April 2013

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Specialized Sites

Modern Technologies for Employment Creation and Poverty Reduction in the ESCWA Region

ESCWA Follow-up for the WSIS

Promotion of the Digital Arabic Content Industry through Incubation

ESCWA Technology Centre

Consultative Committee on Scientific & Technological Development & Technological Innovation (ESTIC)

Information Society Portal for ESCWA Region - ISPER

ESCWA Cyber Legislation Forum

Commercialization Tour

 

Links
International Telecommunication Union
World Summit on the Information Society-Geneva 2003-Tunis 2005
United Nations Information and Communication Technologies Task Force
World Bank Global Information & Communication Technologies Department
Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization
United Nations University - MERIT
Global Alliance for ICT and Development (G@ID)
United Nations Online Network in Public Administration and Finance (UNPAN)
Asia Pacific Development Information Program (APDIP)
Arab Telecoms & Information Council of Ministers
Development Gateway
Global Knowledge Partnership (GKP)