Friday | 15 Dec 2017
Welcome to Digital Opportunity, the ‘all about ICT for Development’ channel, brought to you by OneWorld South Asia that informs on digital inclusion, showcases best practices in the sector and provides space for sharing and collaboration amongst ICT for D practitioners.
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27-06-2013 Radio is a better tool for eradicating the superstitions rooted deep in the people, writes Dr R Sreedher.
07-06-2013 Women are increasingly turning to technology to tackle complex situations, said UN Secretary-General’s Youth Envoy, Ahmad Alhendawi.
18-04-2013 Unless modern technological tools like Internet are used to impart vocational training, skilling cannot be scaled up, said Dr Sam Pitroda, chairman of India’s National Innovation Council.
02-04-2013 African eHealth initiatives are leading the way towards higher standards of living and health on the Continent. With eLearning Africa 2013 set to subject eHealth to a detailed examination, the news service explored a few initiatives that offer a promising prognosis for Africa’s health sector, writes Matthew Labrooy.
10-02-2013 Foreign experts at the community radio meet say that the people's media helps in fostering community development which is inclusive as people get an opportunity to talk about issues that matter.
03-01-2013 Sandeep Aurora, Director of Marketing, Intel South Asia, in a short talk with Ashok Kumar of OneWorld South Asia tells about the global IT firm’s initiatives for scaling up digital literacy drive in India.
11-12-2012 Tracey Lane, Senior Economist at the World Bank was involved in the Bank’s Open Data initiative. In an interview with OneWorld South Asia at the sidelines of the Conference on Governance and Public Service Transformation held by the Affiliated Network for Social Accountability (ANSA) in Dhaka, she spoke about the challenges in bringing about transparency through sharing information.
19-11-2012 In Zimbabwe, women entrepreneurs have benefited from improved access to mobile communication technology, writes Minenhle Ngwenya.
23-10-2012 An active archive strategy, when properly applied, significantly reduces overall storage and data management costs while improving efficiencies, explains Floyd Christofferson.
08-10-2012 Siddharth Varadarajan, Editor of India's leading daily, 'The Hindu', said traditional media and new media being part of the same ecosystem, should not be looked at separately.
Global Goals 2030
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» Online climate conference
Online,  November 5, 2012.
» Open Knowledge Festival 2012
Helsinki, Finland,  September 17,2012.
» ITU Green Standards Week
39, quai du Président Roosevelt 92130 Issy-les-Moulineaux, France,  September 17

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Ek Duniya Anek Awaaz OneWorld Open Knowledge Network ItrainOnline TIKI the Penguin, Kids Channel
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