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May 16-17, 2005

Workshop and symposium:
"Link Research on Information and Communication Technologies to Development"

Page in French
Organized by: Azur Développement
Sponsors: EPIC, University Marien Ngouabi of Brazzaville, Brasco
With the help of ICVolunteers

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Students, researchers, professors, leaders of community projects, government and private sector representatives gathered in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, between May 16 and May 17, 2005 for a workshop and a symposium on the theme of linking research on information and communication technologies (ICTs) to development. The conference analyzed the current barriers and challenges to the increase of research on ICTs in universities and high schools, the impact of research on ICTs on the development of communities, the role of research on ICTs in the Information Society, and privacy and security risks involved in the use of ICTs.


Students' papers written in preparation for the symposium (in French)



Contact Information

  • Sylvie Niombo, Azur Développement, Director
  • Cédric Laurant (EPIC, Director, International Privacy Project) Tel.: +1 (202) 483-1140 (ext. 114)

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