Reports-Published dateWednesday, May 2, 2018 - 00:00
DECI-2 provides capacity development in both evaluation and communication for IDRC research projects in the Information & Networks Program (I&N).Published date2015
Journal articlesCOMMUNICATION POLICY MOBILE PHONES TELEPHONE E-GOVERNMENT COMPUTERS SCHOOLS
India has the world's second-largest wireless network with 261.09 million connections. This figure dwarfs fixed-line connections, which stand at 39.42 million (2007).Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2008 - 00:00
DECI introduced Utilization-focused Evaluation to five ICT4D research projects as part of IDRC's PANAsia program.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 00:00
Utilization Focused Evaluation (UFE) begins with the premise that evaluations should be judged by their utility and actual use.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 00:00
Case study : DREAM-IT - Development Research to Empower All Mongolians through Information Communications Technology in Mongolia
collaborationPublished dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 00:00
One of IDRC's main goals is ensuring that high-quality research contributes to change in policy and practice. Meeting that objective can be challenging, given the complex interactions among stakeholders, researchers, and communicators.
New and re-emerging infectious diseases such as avian influenza and tuberculosis continue to pose a serious threat to the world's most vulnerable countries.
Advancing Evidence Based Policymaking and Regulation to Ensure Greater Participation in ICTs (LIRNEasia Phase II)
Significant strides have been made in closing the digital divide in Asia, mainly due to the proliferation of mobile telephones. Close to a billion people, some among the poorest segments of society, have joined the mobile information society.
The nuanced ways in which information and communication technologies (ICTs) interact with developing country societies necessitate thoughtful, systematic evaluation of their effects, grounded in the concepts of utility, outcome and ownership.