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Community Networks and Local Access Monthly Newsletter - Number 23
Community Networks and Local Access Monthly Newsletter - Number 23 07 November 2019

Welcome to the 23rd monthly round-up of developments impacting your local access networks.

Internet: Opening a door to development for the rural population in Paraguay
Internet: Opening a door to development for the rural population in Paraguay 09 March 2009 Natalia Uval

One hundred institutions in rural areas of Paraguay with access to the internet. Poor indigenous communities experiencing contact with the world beyond their local surroundings for the first time ever. These are just a few snapshots of the outcomes achieved by Oportunet, a project launched in 2007 in Paraguay that has demonstrated the potential of the internet as a door to economic and social development in the poorest communities.

Tips for setting up wireless internet where there are few resources
Tips for setting up wireless internet where there are few resources 27 October 2008 KAH

“The principles that I learned in the APC workshop helped me work in resource-constrained environments,” says Alex Gondwe, techie at the Baobab Health Partnership in Malawi. Alex is setting up wireless internet connections between health institutions to improve patient care and HIV/AIDS data collection and he shares his tips here.

Joseph Sekiku
Joseph Sekiku 23 October 2008

<p>Photo taken by Ian Howard</p>

Tricalcar map FR
Tricalcar map FR 12 September 2008

<p>Map of regions covered by Tricalcar project &#8211; FR</p>

Tricalcar map EN
Tricalcar map EN 12 September 2008

<p>Map of regions covered by Tricalcar project</p>

Mapa de regiones de Tricalcar
Mapa de regiones de Tricalcar 12 September 2008

<p>Map of regions covered by Tricalcar project &#8211; Spanish</p>

Seven new modules on community wireless connectivity
Seven new modules on community wireless connectivity 23 July 2008 FD

As part of the TRICALCAR project a set of seven new training modules, which the WILAC network is pleased to share with its African counterpart, has been made available. The modules range from WiMax to energy for telecommunications systems, visiting VoIP, long distance wireless links and community, gender and technology on the way. There are even sustainability strategies and network planning mo...

ConnectAfrica - Kwayedza Secondary School wifi project - Installing Equipment
ConnectAfrica - Kwayedza Secondary School wifi project - Installing Equipment 22 May 2008

<p>Wireless projects by participants of the Capacity Building for Community Wireless Connectivity in Africa project. <br /> By Muroro Dziruni, Connect Africa &#8211; Zimbabwe<br /> Creative Commons Share a like</p>

ConnectAfrica - Kwayedza Secondary School wifi project - Students Using the Network
ConnectAfrica - Kwayedza Secondary School wifi project - Students Using the Network 22 May 2008

<p>Wireless projects by participants of the Capacity Building for Community Wireless Connectivity in Africa project. <br /> By Muroro Dziruni, Connect Africa &#8211; Zimbabwe<br /> Creative Commons Share a like</p>

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