Environment and ICTs

E stands for environment: ICT tools to empower activists struggling to protect environment around the world
E stands for environment: ICT tools to empower activists struggling to protect environment around the world 22 June 2006 Pavel Antonov for APCNews

A working group of APC members aims to bring environment higher on the ICT policy priorities of global civil society. Information and communication technologies are a powerful tool for civil society protecting environment. But more is needed to streamline ICT work of different groups and communities, and offer them access to the ICTs they need to secure environmental sustainability, a BlueLink/APC survey shows.   On the morning of March 10, 2005 I received a stunning photo among my incom...

Everyone leads their own WSIS process
Everyone leads their own WSIS process 16 November 2005 APC

There are so many different caucuses and groups and everyone leads their own WSIS process. It’s a pity that civil society couldn’t find its way to consolidation for stronger influence on the process. As a result such an important issues as environmental sustainability, impact of the ICTs on the human health, unification of standards in different parts of the world, different systems compatibility are barely covered by the WSIS process. For the full text of the BlueLink’s imp...

Looking for environmental activists
Looking for environmental activists 11 November 2005 APC

Just curious whether environmental sustainability and ICTs is taking place somewhere in the WSIS docs at all ;-) It will be good to know if apart from BlueLink, whether there are other NGOs interested to stand up for the issue of environmental sustainability in Tunis. Just curious whether environmental sustainability and ICTs is taking place somewhere in the WSIS docs at all ;-) It will be go...

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