APDIP e-Note 19 - Telecentre Technology: The application of free and open source software

APDIP e-Note 19 - Telecentre Technology: The application of free and open source software

The affordability of FOSS and its openness to modification and localization is contributing to the sustainbility of telecentres, and more broadly, to empowered communities and poverty reduction. This APDIP e-Note explores the benefits of using FOSS applications in telecentres with case studies from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Brazil, Egypt and Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Fouad Riaz Bajwa
© UNDP, 2007
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