Key word: ICT

MFNT Summit : the international forum for decision makers in the technology and microfinance fields.

After the inaugural event held in India in 2008, the second edition of the MFNT Summit... ... read more

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ledna-team
25.01.2010
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cooperation / finance / micro-finance / Morocco / ICT

Business incubation has long been a successful economic development tool in developed as well as lesser developed countries. In the United States, incubation has been a growing phenomenon for... ... read more

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ledna-team
14.12.2009
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ICT / incubators

Ghana will host the 5th edition of The Connecting Rural Communities Africa 2010 Forum. Organised by the Commonwealth Telecommunication Organisation (CTO), the theme of this edition will be... ... read more

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ledna-team
27.07.2010
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e-governance / finance / e-commerce / Commonwealth Telecommunication Organisation / Ghana / rural-development / ICT

This study makes specific proposals aimed at fostering strong linkages between e- local governance and social and economic development. These include proposals that strategies for growth and... ... read more

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ledna-team
15.07.2010
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e-governance / South Africa / local-economy / ICT

The event will focus on BGI’s most recent publication, Information Communication Technology as a Catalyst to Enterprise Competitiveness... ... read more

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mducker
26.02.2010
TAGS:
technology / competitiveness / enterprise-development / Armenia / Bulgaria / Business Growth Initiative / China / Egypt / Ghana / Kenya / Macedonia / Senegal / Zambia / ICT

This USAID report examines the use of ICT as a tool to increase enterprise competitiveness. It also focuses on how to engage the private sector in successfully implementing the tools of ICT, the... ... read more

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ledna-team
05.03.2010
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technology / competitiveness / enterprise-development / Armenia / Bulgaria / China / Egypt / Ghana / Kenya / Macedonia / Senegal / Zambia / ICT

This paper examines the impact of information and communication technologies (ICT), especially mobile phone rollout, on economic growth in a sample of African countries from 1988 to 2007. Further... ... read more

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ledna-team
13.04.2011
TAGS:
economic growth / financial inclusion / ICT / ILO Employment Centred Approach to LED