COMMUNITY RESOURCE AND INTERNET CENTER CoRICs

Lead Organisation UNDP
Type of Project Activity Project which enable ICT4D environment
Project URL http://www.bb.undp.org/poverty.html
Brief Description The Community Resource and Internet Centers initiative (CoRICs) is one of the first Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) projects implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Poverty Reduction Programme for the Eastern Caribbean. CoRICs will form an integral part of the quest for solutions to eradicate poverty since their institution will broaden access to information, education and training at the community level. Poor communities and individuals will have access to these tools and facilities in order to develop an orientation towards self–determination and self – reliance. CoRICs seeks also support innovative livelihood options for youth and women
Contact name Leisa Perch
Contact email
Contact Phone/Fax
Regular Postal Address
Affiliated Organisations
Funding Agencies Government of France Local Governments International Telecommunications Union Organization of Eastern Caribbean States United Nations Development Programme
Target Beneficiaries Students Young adults Unemployed and under-employed women, especially single mothers Micro and small business managers Farmers Primary and secondary schools teachers.
Start Date 20-01-2007
End Date 20-01-2007
Project Budget NC
Current Status In progress
Countr(ies) Involved Regional
Sector
Description of ICT Components
Millennium Development Goals
Project Document(s)




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