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Global alliance outlines work to solve information technology needs of the poor

After two days of meetings in Malaysia involving over 700 experts from around the world, the United Nations initiative to foster information and communication technologies (ICT) in developing countries has established a framework for their activities.

UN announces launch of global alliance for information technologies for development

The United Nations Deputy Secretary-General and Malaysia's Prime Minister today launched the Global Alliance for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and Development at a gathering in Kuala Lumpur.

UN Deputy Secretary-General to launch global information alliance next week

United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Mark Malloch Brown will next week launch the Global Alliance for Information and Communication Technologies and Development, a new initiative aimed at promoting the use of such technologies for development.

Information and Communication Technologies expert heads UN development body

The first chairman of the newly formed Global Alliance for Information and Communication Technologies and Development will be an education advocate who is also the Board Chairman of Intel Corporation, a United States company, the United Nations said today.