Category : Conference preparation

Technologies to facilitate the emergence of projects

“The main activities are not those designed to produce and distribute objects, but those who produce and distribute knowledge and information”. According to the OECD, the ability to create, distribute and exploit knowledge has become a major source of competitive advantage and wealth creation. In this new form of activity, it is the interactions between […]

How technology can support community projects

“Technologies are there to provide tools for work intelligence”

Technologies to promote citizen participation

Technologies to promote citizen participation

The issue of information technology and communication for citizen participation and democratic debate is in vogue at the junction of need to renew democratic practices towards more openness and participation and the development of new uses of interactive tools from Web 2.0. The use of digital environments can encourage new forms of sociability, support, and […]

Technologies to facilitate learning

Technological, economic, social and cultural changes lead and require the learning of new skills. New knowledges are difficult to squeeze in a limited program. This implies that we need to help learners to manage knowledge: how to find, analyze, evaluate and apply them as they are constantly changing and growing. The second point is the […]

Learning, technology, sustainable development

Sustainable development appears to be the major challenge of our time, and our world as a whole. In Africa, these past five years, the installation of fiber optic cables and infrastructure has enabled unprecedented degree of connection of the African continent. Internet access costs have fallen and new markets have opened in the fields of […]