Resources search

ICT, PRSPs, and MDGs

BANURI, Tariq
October 2003

Expand view

This paper considers the dissemination of ICT within various conceptual frameworks, calling for approaches that start with the needs and desires of poor people for information. It is strongly illustrated with examples from India and Pakistan. Banuri then turns to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), and to the potential of ICT to support progress in meeting these goals. Finally, he criticises governments for lack of a coherent, human development-based ICT policy emphasizing the MDGs, while suggesting that civil society has done better

E-bulletin

Source e-bulletin on Disability and Inclusion

Subscribe to updates