Wednesday | 23 Aug 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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  • India fares poorly in global ICT ranking
    India stood 69th among 142 nations in inherent ability and capacity to leverage information and communication technologies (ICT) for progress in the recent ...
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  • Common problems, shared solutions
    New technology and better communications will help innovation to drive development, and arrive at common solutions to common problems, say <i><b>Gordon ...
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  • Plea for African digital libraries
    African countries are falling behind in building digital libraries and archives to provide continent-wide access to local knowledge — and the poorest are ...
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  • A quick fix, restoring access to water
    Researchers from Oxford University have developed a battery-operated data transmitter which can be used in hand pumps to ensure the availability of water in ...
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  • Tablets to replace textbooks
    Soon, learning will become an enjoyable experience for children in India and other countries. This will be made possible by Mobile Learning Classroom ...
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  • A new SMS system for Mozambique farmers
    IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is launching with two Mozambican partners an information texting service for farmers and small business as part of its ...
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  • Malaysia: Rolling out plans for ICT
    The Malaysian government is moving forward with one of its flagship projects, an initiative that aims to make the information and communications technology ...
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  • IC4D 2012: Maximizing Mobile
    The report analyses the growth and evolution of applications for mobile phones, focusing on their use in agriculture, health and financial services, as well as ...
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  • ICT for Greater Development Impact
    The World Bank Group’s new Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Strategy aims at helping developing countries use ICT to transform delivery of basic ...
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  • Community Radio page rocks on Facebook
    The Ministry of Information Broadcasting is the latest ministry to hit social networking. The ministry's Community Radio page on Facebook is becoming a vibrant ...
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