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Carnegie Mellon has a number of ongoing initiatives on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) for Sustainable Development.
Carnegie Mellon hosted a Workshop on June 26-27, 2003, at the World Bank, in Washington, DC, for ICT and development professionals from around the world.
This was followed by the Bangalore Workshop on ICT for Sustainable Development, January 14-16, 2004.
The results of these Workshops form part of the book Information and Communications Technology for Sustainable Development: Defining a Global Research Agenda
Carnegie Mellon is collaboratively organizing an international academic-oriented (peer-reviewed) interdisciplinary conference on ICT and Development (collaboratively with UC-Berkeley, Microsoft Research, India, IEEE, and ACM):
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Executive Summary (.pdf)
Full Report (7 MB .pdf)
Chapter 1: Introduction – Sustainable Development and ICT
Chapter 3: Thematic Groups of Sustainable Development
Chapter 4: Where Do We Go From Here?
Appendix 1: Millennium Development Goals
Appendix 3: Washington Workshop
Appendix 4: Bangalore Workshop
Appendix 5: ICT for SD Questionnaire
Appendix 6: Acronyms and Abbreviations
For further information regarding ICT for Sustainable Development or this website, contact Dr. Rahul Tongia, CMU.