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Why DDCO?

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In Consistence with the international community adoption of Millennium Development Goals, within which this role was explicitly recognized, we created The DDCO in nov 2010 to work in Sudan with concentration in Darfur to: Promote innovative projects that use information and communication technologies for economic and social development, with a special emphasis on the needs of the poor which Darfur is representing a clear example of it.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 March 2011 13:20

DDCO objectives

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There is no doubt that the information revolution, which has enrolled the world have weighed heavily on the lives of all mankind, making the world like a small village, people can Tours where and whenever they want, and its virtual nature impact is no longer being limited to its cyber-network but have been ultimately affecting the real world of people, helping them exchanging their cultures, heritage and news. However, the Internet users amounted to more than (6,845,609,960) in the world. But Darfur share is very poor.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 May 2011 11:53

The urgency of ICT development in Darfur

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As a result of Darfur crisis by which all Darfurian people have been intensively affected, the existing underdevelopment level has been extremely exacerbated. And if we taken under consideration this worse situation, compared with most other regions, we would find that it is so critical now to give Darfur special attention in using ICT there to overcome development degradations.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 May 2011 15:20

Darfur Development Necessity

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There is consensus among the various people concerned with the Darfur issue that development of the region is an absolute necessity. Even those who believe that ending the armed rebellion is the priority, agree that such an action is only a phase that should precede development of the region to bypass the conflict status in its different forms.
The concept of development, however, raises a number of questions for which there is not an agreed upon set of answers. Some of the questions posed are:

Last Updated on Friday, 04 February 2011 08:48

How to avoid turning ICT projects into just white elephants?

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We must avoid developing information and communications technology projects that become expensive white elephants.

According to Japanese Internal Affairs and Communications Ministry vice-minister for policy coordination Tetsuo Yamakawa:

Most developing countries, like Malaysia, with an early stage of ICT development, should learn from Japan and South Korea.

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 January 2011 10:45