Perspectives

Energy production priorities

Although estimates vary greatly, from as few as five to as much as 100 years, the fact remains that fossil fuel resources are finite and will steadily decline before they...

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Rural renewable energy

Why do so many rural communities in ACP countries still have such poor, or even no, electricity supplies? It costs more than US$10,000 per km to bring electricit...



EXPLORE ICT update

FEATURED TECHNOLOGY: Radio

A model of sustainability..

A new approach to telecentres in South Africa focuses on collaboration and partnerships ...

A touch of good health..

A locally developed touchscreen computer system helps to guide staff in rural health centres in Malawi through essential diagnosis and patient treatment proc......

Talk about shared experience..

Radio and web 2.0 tools connect Caribbean farmers and agribusinesses  ...

Power to the community..

Using hydro and solar energy, a village in Kenya now boasts the first hybrid zero emission power supply in the country. The community power centre provides a st......

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FEATURED Theme: Issue no. 66 - A future for telecentres

Diversify to survive..

Public–private partnerships revive Botswana’s telecentre programme ...

A service to the community..

A Kenyan resource centre uses ICTs to gather and share agricultural information ...

Support at the centre..

Information centres in Ghana overcome challenges to serve rural communities ...

A model of sustainability..

A new approach to telecentres in South Africa focuses on collaboration and partnerships ...

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