Arab Digital Development Report 2019: Towards Empowering People and Ensuring Inclusiveness
Linking the role of information and communications technologies (ICTs) with sustainable development, this publication addresses the theme of empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness of...
Technology for Development Bulletin in the Arab Region 2019
The first section is devoted to new technologies. The role of open data and big data within open government perspective is addressed to highlight its potential opportunities and impact on socio-...
Technology for Development Bulletin in the Arab Region 2018
This publication aims to present the main global trends in technology and their impact on government work, integration and transformation, in addition to Internet neutrality. It also addresses...
Review of Information and Communications Technology for Development in the Arab Region Issue No. 22
The world is heading towards defining the development agenda for post-2015, and approving the sustainable development goals (SDGs). Technology plays an important role in driving the development...
Arab Internet Governance Forum 2012-2015
The Arab IGF is aimed at establishing a mechanism for the implementation of the Arab Regional Roadmap for the Internet Governance, and it provides a platform for dialogue on issues related to the...
Review of Information and Communications Technology for Development in the Arab Region Issue No. 21
The efforts exerted by countries worldwide to achieve knowledge societies were often associated with different technology initiatives. Given the opportunities granted by those initiatives to...
Review of Information and Communications Technology for Development in the Arab Region, Issue 19
This issue of the “Review of ICT in the Arab Region” presents research, development and innovation in the knowledge-based economy and highlights basic aspects of the knowledge-based economy...
Review of Information and Communications Technology for Development in Western Asia, Issue No.15
The importance and role of internet in our daily life have become unquestionable, in view of the communication potentials and knowledge resources they provide in all areas. The internet...
Arab Regional Roadmap for Internet Governance: Framework, Principles and Objectives
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Review of Information and Communications Technology for Development in Western Asia, Issue No. 11
This issue tackles cyberspace legislation and its role in strengthening confidence in electronic services. It contains an overview of the status of cyberspace legislation in the ESCWA...
Internet Governance: Challenges and Opportunities for the ESCWA Member Countries
One year before the conclusion of the global Internet Governance Forum (IGF) (2006-2010), and shortly before the expiration of one of the most important and contentious global agreements shaping...
Development of an Arabic Domain Names System
This document provides specific guidelines for Arabic Domian Names System (ADNS). However, these guidelines can be used to facilitate systems in other languages that use the Arabic script,...