ICTs for Development [E-Book]: Financing Activities of DAC Members / Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2005
41 p.
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As a follow-up to the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Geneva 2003 and lead-up to WSIS Tunis 2005, the UN Secretary General asked UNDP to facilitate the work of the Task Force on Financial Mechanisms for ICTD (TFFM). According to the WSIS Plan of Action, the TFFM is to undertake a thorough review of the "adequacy of the existing financial mechanisms" in meeting the challenges of "information and communication technologies for development" (ICT4D). In this regard, UNDP asked the DAC to produce an analytical report on DAC Members’ financing ICT4D activities which would build on our existing work "Donor ICT Strategies Matrix"...