On March 8, the world will be celebrating International Women’s Day to honor the social, economic, and political achievements of women across the globe. The official United Nations theme for this event is “Empowering Women - Empowering Humanity: Picture It!”
This year’s celebration will highlight the …Continue
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It’s time to flip the script for women and girls leading science and technology innovation globally. Women must be equal participants, leaders, and shapers in an increasingly connected world. Right now, women around the world are too often excluded from the global technology revolution. The result: more inequality, less innovation, and solutions that leave…Continue
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Impact Hub Kuala Lumpur recently announced their first global fellowship programme called Volunteering for International Professionals (VIP) targeting professionals on career breaks who wish to volunteer in Malaysia for a period of 16 weeks.
The VIP Fellowship Programme is a Malaysian government initiative to…Continue
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It will be recalled that earlier this year, TCA launched two pilot batches of the course …Continue
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Think your telecentre is doing okay? Well, don’t be content with just “okay”. It’s time to bring your telecentre - or telecentre network, for that matter - to the next level! Supercharge it with Teseo 4 Telecentres, a comprehensive open source management solution for telecentres and telecentre networks.
Developed by Vital Innova in…Continue
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SOCAP14, the world’s leading conference on impact investing and social enterprise, will be held at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco on September 2-5, 2014. It is expected to bring together the world’s pioneering impact investors, social entrepreneurs, philanthropists, civic leaders, and innovators to…Continue
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I t’s been just over a year since we released the Global Impact Study‘s final report,Connecting people for development: Why public access ICTs matter. In the past year, we have been very…Continue
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Results of the Google Basics Telecentre Challenge are finally out. Congratulations to Linda Balbuena of Malvar Community eCenter in the Philippines and Susana Ebeling of CTC Biblioteca Popular Domingo Faustino…Continue
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We're excited to be partnering with Mozilla once again to celebrate teaching and learning the web with Maker Party.Through thousands of community-run events around the world, Maker Party unites educators, organizations and enthusiastic Internet users of all ages and skill levels.
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Good news! The enrollment period for Telecentre Academy’s (TCA) “Women, Entrepreneurship and ICTs” course in English has been extended until July…Continue
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Gender Equality Mainstreaming - Technology (GEM-TECH) Award. This is an annual special achievement award for outstanding performers and role models in Gender Equality and mainstreaming in the area of ICTs. Please note that this award is applicable for both women and men. This is a ITU-UN Women Joint Award.
All stakeholders are encouraged to nominate deserving…Continue
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Telecentre.org Foundation (TCF) is happy to announce yet another partnership, this time withVital Innova, a consulting organization based in Spain that develops and delivers technology services and open source solutions worldwide.Continue
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The long wait is over. The very first edition of Telecentre Academy’s “Women, Entrepreneurship and ICTs” course in English will be launched on July 14. The 8-week online course will provide participants with the practical ideas, skills and resources necessary to help them launch and grow their own business. It will also enable them to…Continue
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[NOTE: Due to conflict in schedule, webinar date is moved from June 19 to June 26, 2pm UTC/GMT.]
Nowadays, there are more cellular phones than toothbrushes, and as of 2013, smartphones have surpassed regular phone sales. But what are the implications of this to your organization, and how can you quickly yet effectively craft a mobile impact strategy to advance your efforts,…Continue
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Great news for Telecentre Managers worldwide! Telecentre Academy (TCA), the training and certification arm of Telecentre.org Foundation (TCF), is launching an incentive program calledThe Google Basics Telecentre Challenge. This program…Continue
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Nowadays, there are more cellular phones than toothbrushes, and as of 2013, smartphones have surpassed regular phone sales. But what are the implications of this to your organization, and how can you quickly yet effectively craft a mobile impact strategy to advance your efforts, programs, and even fundraising?
Join us for a FREE webinar on June 19, 2014 at 3pm UTC/GMT (…
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On May 17, the Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D) sector will once again be abuzz as we celebrate the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD). Spearheaded by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), WTISD seeks to raise awareness on the…Continue
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Mozilla’s Webmaker training started on Monday. Join now (free!) to learn creative ways to teach web literacy, digital skills and open practices with fellow educators, technologists and mentors around the world.
Sign up here: http://training.webmakerprototypes.org
Each of the…Continue
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PRESS RELEASE: Geneva, 5 May 2014 – New figures released by ITU today indicate that, by end 2014, there will be almost 3 billion Internet users, two-thirds of them coming from the developing world, and that the number of mobile-broadband subscriptions will reach 2.3 billion globally. Fifty-five per cent of these subscriptions are expected to be in the…Continue
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