UNESCO is the UN agency responsible for coordinating international cooperation in education, science, culture and communication.
UNESCO funded the Multi-Media Toolkit (MMTK) project in 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2005.
in 2017, APC is working with UNESCO to develop universal internet indicators, a draft set of which will be published in 2018.
ItrainOnline is a partnership involving eight organisations with particular experience in capacity building in development contexts. It aims to assist civil society organizations (CSOs) and other development actors in developing countries to confront the challenges posed by new information and communications technologies (ICTs). In seeking to overcome skills gaps in development, it connects people and know-how with the needs of ICT learners and trainers.
The aim of this manual is to draw upon existing knowledge and materials on Telecentres, and adapt them to the African context in a style, which is user-friendly and makes few assumptions about the user’s knowledge. This manual is aimed at any person or organisation that is interested in setting up a community-based Telecentre, such as a telecom operator, an NGO, a community group, a local government or a small business.