ICT policy: A beginner's handbook

 

Publication date: 
December 2003
Author: 
APC/Ed. Chris Nicol
Publisher: 
APC

This book by APC lays out the issues and dispenses with the jargon to encourage more people to get involved in ICT policy processes. It is for people who feel that ICT policy is important but don’t know much about it, e.g. a government official worried about a gap in her technical knowledge of how the internet works, a human rights worker concerned that his need to send secure email is being challenged by national government policy, a citizen fed up with paying exorbitant rates for dial-up internet access and ready to organise…

A second edition is now available, published in November 2009.