APCICT convenes regional experts from government, academia, and civil society for consecutive expert group meetings to enhance its ICTD capacity building programmes.
APCICT hosts Algerian government officials and international graduate students for collaborative e-government training
UN-APCICT/ESCAP welcomes government officials, engineers and graduate students to receive training on the Centre’s flagship capacity development programme, the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders”
Regional experts from government, academia, civil society and the private sector, and the United Nations hub for information and communication technology for development (ICTD) gather to enhance monitoring and evaluation tools for ICTD capacity building programmes.
UN-APCICT/ESCAP welcomes government officials and engineers from Nigeria to receive training on the Centre’s flagship capacity development programme, the “Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders”
UN Information and Communication Technology Hub presents APCICT Virtual Academy Award to ICT e-Learner from Fiji
UN ICT Hub Partners with Regional Development Agencies to Produce Public Service ICT Resource Tools.
Capacity building and information and communication technology (ICT) experts from six Asia-Pacific countries conclude workshop on resource tools designed to enhance public services through the use of ICT.
Participants of an e-government workshop are attending a two-day training session today on information and communication technology (ICT) for development at a regional United Nations capacity building institute in the Republic of Korea.
On 12-23 October 2009, government officials from Pacific Island states will take part in an intensive e-government training in the Republic of Korea, organized by the Pacific Islands Forum and the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, with support from APCICT. APCICT will deliver Academy sessions on e-government and ICT project management.
The Regional Workshop on the Enhancement of ICT Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities will take place in APCICT's training centre. This workshop is jointly organized by APCICT, ESCAP’s Social Development Division and the National Information Society Agency. There will be about 40 government officials and 10 resource persons from Asia Pacific countries participating in the workshop.
APCICT is supporting the design and delivery of the IT Capacity Building Programme for Women in the APEC Region, in Seoul, Republic of Korea on 7-18 September 2009. This is an annual training programme organized by the Korean Ministry of Gender Equality (MOGE). This year 25 women policymakers from 12 APEC economies will participate in the programme.
At the request of Indonesia’s Ministry of Women’s Empowerment (MOWE), APCICT is providing advisory support in designing and delivering a training programme on 25-29 May 2009 in Jakarta, Indonesia, in partnership with the Korean Ministry of Gender Equality (MOGE) and the Korea Productivity Center.
The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCICT), a subsidiary body of ESCAP, is supporting the 2009 Asia Pacific Information Security Training organized by the Korea Information Security Agency on 11-15 May 2009 in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
On 17-31 October 2009, government officials from Pacific Island states will take part in an intensive e-government training in the Republic of Korea, organized by the Pacific Islands Forum, the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Global e-Policy and e-Government Institute of Sungkyunkwan University, with support from APCICT. APCICT will deliver Academy sessions on e-government.
The workshop, co-organized by ESCAP’s Social Development Division and UN-APCICT will be participated by 20 experts from the fields of disability and ICT, from six different Asian countries.
Un-APCICT is supporting the 2008 Asia Pacific Information Security Training Workshop organized by the Korea Information Security Agency on 1-5 September 2008 in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
The Training Course for the Production of Statistics on the Information Economy will take place on 18-22 February 2008 in Incheon, Republic of Korea. This is the first time this course will be delivered in the Asia-Pacific region for Asia-Pacific participants. It will be hosted by APCICT, and delivered in collaboration with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the United Nations Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (UNSIAP).
This high level seminar will take place on 5-6 May 2007 in Kathmandu, Nepal, in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank Institute and the National Information Technology Center of Nepal. It will be co-sponsored by Nepal's High Level Commission for Information Technology, IBM, Microsoft and Nepal Resident Mission of the Asian Development Bank. The goal of the seminar is to get consensus on major issues of e-government programmes through expert consultation and group discussions.
This distance learning course on e-Business Strategies will be offered from 29 January – 27 April 2007 as a joint collaboration with the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and financial support from Microsoft. More than 350 government officials and business managers will participate in the course. Modules to be taughut include best practices of e-business and commerce. The participants will design e-store websites using the software templates developed by ADBI. Participants will be able to use the websites to sell their products and services online. This course will be managed by the Asian eLearning Company in Nepal.
First Regional Training - Planning, Designing, Implementing and Managing e-Government: Key Issues, Case Studies and Lessons Learned
UN-APCICT will organize a Training Programme entitled: Planning, Designing, Implementing and Managing e-Government: Key Issues, Case Studies and Lessons Learned. The Training Programme will be held from 7 to 9 March 2007 at UN-APCICT, Incheon, Republic of Korea in conjunction with the Regional Forum on ICT Capacity Building: Where are we, where are we going and what will it take to fill the gap. The Training Programme is a joint collaboration with the Korea IT Industry Promotion Agency (KIPA).
UN-APCICT, International Telecommunication Union (ITU), APEC Women’s e-Biz Center and the Asian Pacific Women’s Information Network Center (APWINC) will co-organize the International Entrepreneurship Training for Women: APEC Women’s e-Biz Training 2007 (WeBiz 2007) on 16 - 21 July 2007 in Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul, Republic of Korea. The training course seeks to equip women with knowledge, skills and confidence to become the entrepreneurs in the new knowledge-based society.
Second Planning, Designing, Implementing, and Managing e-Government Training: Key Issues, Case Studies, and Lessons Learned
The week-long training workshop on 8-12 October 2007 in Incheon, Republic of Korea, will attract about 40 high-level officials from national ICT ministries and planning agencies in 21 countries. Participants will share their experiences and learn good practices on developing e-Government strategies. They will also strengthen their understanding of the technologies currently available for building e-Government applications and e-Services.
UN-APCICT, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Asian Pacific Women’s Information Network Center (APWINC), Ministry of Gender Equality and Family (Republic of Korea), and Ministry for Women’s Empowerment (Republic of Indonesia) collaborate to organize this training course for 30 female representatives from Women Empowerment Unit and Communication and Information Office at both province and district levels of Indonesia.