36511-012: Community Information Services for the Poor
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The objective of the pilot project is to establish a communications network among district offices, schools, health centers, local industries, markets and villages that will provide vital information to these stakeholders. The communications network, which will target the poor and disabled, will utilize cost-effective and feasible communication modes. Types of information to be provided are commodity and crop prices, job opportunities, education and training opportunities, health and ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 4110
|Approval Date||09 May 2003|
Transport and ICT
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