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Defining and assessing the impact of information on development

Defining and assessing the impact of information on development

building research and action agendas

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Published by International Federation for Information and Documentation in The Hague, The Netherlands .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries.,
  • Information technology -- Social aspects -- Developing countries.,
  • Information resources -- Developing countries -- Evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBuilding research and action agendas
    Statementedited by Forest Woody Horton, Jr.
    SeriesFID occasional paper -- 16, FID publication -- no. 720
    ContributionsInternational Federation for Information and Documentation., International Development Research Centre (Canada)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 136 p.
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19432657M
    ISBN 10926600720X

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    Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a major challenge to our educational system. This book is designed for use by PreK preservice and inservice teachers, and by teachers of these teachers. It provides a brief overview of some of the key topics in the field of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in education. What is Socio-Economic Impact Assessment? SEIA is the systematic analysis used during EIA to identify and evaluate the potential socio-economic and cultural impacts of a proposed development .


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