Monthly Digest, March, 2008 [Read articles of i4d March 2008 on Differently Abled and ICTs ]

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Ability redefined

ICT tools for Disabled and Underprivileged
ICT based solutions

Indian Institute of Cerebral Palsy (IICP)
IICP’s initiatives for the differently abled

Inspiring Lives: Krishnakant Mane
Providing hopes to the differently abled ,

Project Eyeway, Score Foundation
A boon for the blind

Identifying ‘Differently Abled’ With ICT
Count them in too!

European Initiatives for People with Different Disabilities
ICTs to cope with multiple impairments

Information Needs of Sugarcane Growers
ICT for sugarcane farmers

Association for the Welfare of the Disabled People (AWDP), Bangladesh
ICT policy guidelines

Gedaref Digital City, Sudan
Role of telecentres for an inclusive society

Community Radio in the hands of Communities:
Operations and Collaborations From lab to land

Techshare India 2008, 4-5 February 2008, New Delhi, India
Breaking the barriers

Round Table Discussion on ‘ICT and Climate Change
ICTs to mitigate climate change

Conference On Climate Justice for the Realisation of MDGs:
Southern Perspectives and Voices,
8-9 February 2008, New Delhi

Doing climate justice

NASSCOM Foundation, ICT for Catalysing Change, 15 February 2008, Mumbai, India
IT, ICT and inclusive growth

Doing climate justice

Bytes for All...

List of forthcoming ICT events around the world

In Fact
Disability dimension in MDGs

Development News

World News

e-Agriculture News

Government ICT News

India News


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