e-Africa Commission

Description: 
The e-Africa Commission was created in 2001 and adopted as an ICT Task Team by NEPAD in 2002. It is responsible for developing policies, strategies and projects at continental level as well as managing the structured development of the ICT sector in the context of NEPAD. Mandate of the Commission: 1. The NEPAD e-Africa Commission is mandated to develop a broad NEPAD ICT strategy and comprehensive action plan with the objective of: accelerating the development of African inter-country, intra-country and global connectivity, and promoting conditions for Africa to be an equal and active participant in the Global Information Society 2. The e-Africa Commission serves as the primary advisory body to the Heads of State and Government Implementation Committee (HSIC) of NEPAD, on the development and implementation of an effective ICT Programme for Africa. It advises and assists the HSIC in all matters relating to the implementation of NEPAD ICT programmes.
Creator: 
New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD)
Language: 
EN
Coverage: 
Africa
Type: 
Text
Format: 
Web Page