|Updated: 5/16/2006; 4:19:01 PM.
Communications and info tech in developing countries, especially wireless broadband and high-value applications
Monday, August 09, 2004
e-business and development:
Information about several efforts in developing countries to use online catalogs and orders, information and travel services, and money transfers. Includes links to appropriate technology suppliers in this area. 2:58:10 PM
The FIVIMS Programme
: "Poverty Mapping
is a joint initiative by FAO, UNEP and the CGIAR consisting of a network of institutions dedicated to: analyse and map the spatial distribution of poverty, produce and promote the use of poverty maps and shows linkages between poverty and food insecurity, the environment and development and to promote the use of poverty maps in policy making and targeting assistance. The initative has been funded as a thee-year project throught he Government of Norway, closing by the end of 2004. The poverty mapping initative is performed within FIVIMS
, an Inter-agency initiative to promote information and mapping systems on food insecurity and vulnerability." 9:41:47 AM
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Last update: 5/16/2006; 4:19:01 PM.