35002-012: Small-Scale Technical Assistance for the Regional Round Table on Information and Communications Technology

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The main objective of the proposed RETA is to provide an opportunity to ADB's DMCs in Region West to understand and directly observe India's successful experience with ICT development. This will permit the DMCs to support and facilitate ICT development in their respective countries. There will be five sessions covering the following themes: (i) e-governance; (ii) development of ICT infrastructure; (iii) e-education and e-health; (iv) legal framework for cyberspace; and (v) links between ICT ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 35002-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 5971
Approval Date 21 Dec 2000
Geographical Location The Round Table is proposed to be held in Bangalore, India from 5-7 june 2001. India's Ministry of Information Technology (MIT) will organize and implement the Round Table meeting with support from local partners.
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector ICT


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