39080-012: Empowering the Rural Area Through Community E-Centers

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall objective of theproposed initiative is to reduce poverty and to improve the quality of life of the rural communities in SASEC countries by providing them ICT accessibility and demand driven ICT applications through CeCs. The immediate purposes are to: (a) design the sustainable CeCs model according to community type and need (b) implement pilot CeCs in the rural areas through public private partnership in the financing structure, community ownership in the overall management ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 39080-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9068
Approval Date 05 Jul 2005
Sector Not yet classified
Subsector For Classification
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C


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