Monday, February 4, 2008

Development Cooperation 2.0: ICT mainstreaming into International Cooperation

Vikas Nath, Head - Media and Communication spoke at the plenary on emerging opportunities and challenges in ICT mainstreaming into International Cooperation at the "Development Cooperation 2.0" event held in Astruias, Spain on 30- 31 January 2008.

The event was first ICT International Meeting for Development Cooperation organized by the Spanish Development Agency (AECID) which brough together governments, social bodies and business organisations to discuss and exchange experiences and knowledge on ICT with a clear aim: to bridge the digital divide, promoting social integration and improving methods and practices for development cooperation through the use of ICTs.