Pro-poor ICT access resource kit
Each module includes:
- Case studies exploring the opportunities in terms of mainstreaming pro-poor ICT access into other types of development projects (e.g. economic development, women’s empowerment, HIV/AIDs advocacy etc.) as well as approaches to stimulating programming support by donors such as UNDP, infoDev etc.
- Recommendations in terms of promoting local ICT access from a pro-poor perspective.
- Collection of
resources eg the UNDP
website, the papers developed for the Equitable
of APC, research by Regulateonline.
- FAQs - frequently asked questions.
The resource and advocacy toolkit was developed over a six-month period and the results presented in a thematic workshop at the Internet Governance Forum in December 2008 in India and during the second “Equitable Access” IGF pre-event, December 2nd 2008 in Hyderabad. You can access the kit here: Pro-poor ICT Access Toolkit
Photo by Paco Olaya Pabón: Luis and Juan, two cousins living in Ecuador, who are benefiting from internet access in the Chambapongo community.