From beedees to CDs : snapshots from a journey through India's rural knowledge centres


Publication Date 

January 2003
8 p

Rural ICT centres, if properly designed and managed, can be much more than just 'access centres.' They can become community owned 'knowledge centres' that directly and indirectly empower people living in rural areas. This was the conclusion reached by participants in the first South-South travelling workshop on ICT-enabled development, organised by the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation [Publisher's abstract]

Series:IICD Research Brief 4 

Regional Focus 


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