Information and Communications Technology for Sustainable Development


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ISBN: 81-7764-839-X

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From the executive summary:

Key aspects in ICT4D:

  1. Improve ICT across 4C dimensions: Computing, Connectivity, Content and (human)
  2. Capacity
  3. Success of ICT for Sustainable Development (SD) requires Integration, Scalability and Sustainability: ICT as a means (not an end), global inclusiveness, economic viability of ICT for SD, importance of ICT for SD collaborative research
  4. ICT for SD must become a recognized and funded enterprise: bringing stakeholders, developing metrics, focus on innovations and challenges, new models for R&D