Multimedia for Caribbean Communities

Lead Organisation UNESCO
Type of Project Activity Development project with ICT4D component
Project URL
Brief Description First training Workshop in ICT applications for community development in an effort to expand the Caribbean network of four Community Multimedia Centers to include Radio Muye, Suriname; Radio PAIWOMAK, Guyana; and Radio em ba Mango, Dominica as fully fledged CMCs - the others being, Radio Toco, Trinidad and Tobago; Radio GED, Barbados, Roots FM, Jamaica; and Radio Cocodrilo, Cuba.
Contact name Alton Grizzle
Contact email
Contact Phone/Fax 929-7087 Fax: 929-8468
Regular Postal Address 25 Dominica Drive, Kingston 5
Affiliated Organisations VILCOMM International,Suriname National Commission for UNESCO, TELESUR (The national telecommunication Company), EDUCONS.
Funding Agencies N/A
Target Beneficiaries villagers of Gunsi
Start Date 8-03-2005
End Date 11-03-2005
Project Budget N/A
Current Status on going
Countr(ies) Involved Suriname;Barbados;Dominica;Guyana;Trinidad & Tobago
Sector Education
Description of ICT Components Radio Communication Skills, Basic Computing, Digital Audio/Video Manipulation, Multimedia Production, Digital Archiving etc. Due to the lack of connectivity, the use of the Internet and the World Wide Web to facilitate Radio Browsing Techniques was simulated
Millennium Development Goals 1. Poverty Eradication;2. Education;8. Global partnerships
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