SWITZERLAND –The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) has launched the 2014 edition of the online training courses in financial management, international trade and intellectual property. These courses are intended for trade and finance professionals and officials from developing countries including least developed countries and economies in transition.
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SWITZERLAND – ITU will participate in Brazil’s ‘Netmundial’ Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance, which will take place in Sao Paolo from 23-24 April 2014.
In this interview, African Development Bank (AfDB) Executive Director Shehu Yahaya used the opportunity of the Board of Directors retreat held in Tunis on 20-21 February 2014 to dwell on the private sector as a strategic tool for Africa’s development.
FRANCE – Schneider Electric the global specialist in energy management, is sponsoring the first edition of the Media Awards on Electrical Counterfeiting in Africa, to be held between February 18 and March 9, 2014
SPAIN – The GSM Association has made public the 2nd Round recipients Mobile Enabled Community Services (MECS) Innovation Grant Fund. In this 2nd Round, Schneider Electric is proud to announce that two companies of its Schneider Electric Energy Access (SEEA) Fund portfolio were awarded: Fenix International and Nova Lumos.
BOTSWANA – The Internet Society (http://www.internetsociety.org) has been selected by the African Union Commission (AUC) for the Regional Internet Exchange Points and Regional Internet Carrier Workshops of the African Internet Exchange System (AXIS) project
UNITED-KINGDOM – ICS Financial Systems Ltd., ICSFS, the global software and services provider for banks and financial institutions, won Best Core Banking Systems Technology Provider in Africa for its ICS BANKS solution at the prestigious World Finance Technology Awards that was organized by World Finance magazine
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, February 5 2014 in Tunis approved Mauritius’ Country Strategy Paper (CSP) for 2014-2018.