APC Talk

Mobile Services in a Wireless World: The CTA 2009 ICT Observatory Meeting 07 June 2010

The use of mobile phones currently dominates discussion among communities working with e-agriculture and ICTs for Development (ICT4D). Mobile telephony is a catalyst for social inclusion. It offers a wide range of services that support social networking and knowledge transfer.

Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication@Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum - IGF , Hong Kong 06 June 2010

AHM Bazlur Rahman-S21BR, Chief Executive Officer of Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication will join the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum – IGF (APrIGF) in Hong Kong on June 14-16 2010, which is being graciously, hosted by the Hong Kong. Head of the Bangladesh De...

Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum- IGF in Hong Kong
Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum- IGF in Hong Kong 06 June 2010 AHM Bazlur Rahman S21BR

AHM Bazlur Rahman-S21BR, Chief Executive Officer of Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication will join the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum – IGF (APrIGF) in Hong Kong on June 14-16 2010, which is being graciously, hosted by the Hong Kong. Head of the Bangladesh De...

Digital storytelling to fight violence against women - Pakistan
Digital storytelling to fight violence against women - Pakistan 01 June 2010 Shahzad Ahmad

From June 7 – 11, South Asian APC member Bytes for All will unite fellow APC members and women activists alike for a joint event, funded by the APC’s Member Exchange Fund. Representatives from several APC organisations will meet in Islamabad to attend a workshop on digital storytelling and l...

Uganda: Is technology a blessing or a curse?
Uganda: Is technology a blessing or a curse? 21 May 2010 Thea

This was just the question that was addressed at a recent seminar at the University of Makerere in Uganda conducted as part of the country’s participation in APC’s Take Back the Tech! to end violence against women initiative which is taking place in twelve countries on of which is Uga...

A different type of internet traffic - violence against women and the internet in Mexico
A different type of internet traffic - violence against women and the internet in Mexico 18 May 2010 Erika Smith

Tere said the first case was five years ago. A nine-year-old girl who via chat made friends with another girl, both of them crazy for Cowco stickers. One day they planned to meet after school to exchange stampitas. But her new cyber friend didn´t show up, rather she was met by the big brother....

ACTA - anyone making a fuss in your country?
ACTA - anyone making a fuss in your country? 17 May 2010 Erika Smith

So, is anybody up in a huff about ACTA in your country? Nice that at least netcitizen protest (amongst other activism) encouraged it going public.

Community Radio@World Telecommunication & Information Society Day 2010 Dhaka, Bangladesh by BNNRC
Community Radio@World Telecommunication & Information Society Day 2010 Dhaka, Bangladesh by BNNRC 15 May 2010 AHM Bazlur Rahman S21BR

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) is going to celebrate World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2010. The A three days national program will be inaugurated on this grand occasion in Dhaka, Bangladesh on 17th May, Monday 2010.