Marie Michael Library

Title

The development divide in a digital age: an issues paper

Author

de Alcantara, Cynthia Hewitt

Description

In this paper, the author highlights the diversity of applications and services in the ICT field, and she urges greater originality in devising programs that put some of these tools to good use for development. Action-oriented research and dialogue within developing countries can provide the kind of insight required to develop innovative ICT programs of relevance to concrete local situations.

File No

UNRISD-TB4

Agency

UNRISD

Date

August, 2001

Subject(s)

Information and communication technology (ICT)

Pages

39