This one-day workshop on ICTs, climate change and development included a mixture of thematic presentations, group discussions and a panel debate. It was held on Monday 13 December, 2010 at Royal Holloway, University of London.
A five-page summary report from the workshop can be found here. Links to presentations and photos are listed below.
|10.00||Welcome and introductions||Laurent Elder (IDRC)||Photo (1.4 MB)|
|10.10||Introducing ICTs, Climate Change and Development||Richard Heeks & Angelica Ospina, Centre for Development Informatics, University of Manchester, UK||PowerPoint Presentation (225 kB)|
|10.20||Understanding ICTs, Climate Change and Development||Angelica Ospina & Richard Heeks, Centre for Development Informatics, University of Manchester, UK||PowerPoint Presentation (358 kB)|
|10.40||Informational Governance of Climate Change Institutions in Developing Countries||Laurence L. Delina, UNESCAP, Bangkok, Thailand||PowerPoint Presentation (266 kB)|
|11.10||Climate Change as a Strategic Priority for ICT4D Organisations||Alan Finlay, Open Research, South Africa||PowerPoint Presentation (209 kB); Workshop Photo (1.6 MB)|
|12.10||ICTs and Climate Change Mitigation in the Context of Emerging Economies||Helen Roeth & Leena Wokeck, Asian Institute of Technology, Pathum Thani, Thailand||PowerPoint Presentation (5.3 MB)|
|12.40||Turning ICCD Findings into Action – Dissemination and Engagement Mechanisms and Channels||Group Discussion||Photo (1.7 MB)|
|14.30||ICT-Enabled Learning Networks for Climate Change Adaptation||Laxmi Prasad Pant, School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, University of Waterloo, Canada||PowerPoint Presentation (1.45 MB)|
|15.00||Disaster Management, Communities and Climate Change: Role of ICTs||Nonita T. Yap, School of Environmental Design and Rural Development, University of Guelph, Canada||PowerPoint Presentation (280 kB)|
|15.30||New and Emerging ICTs For Climate Change and Development||Stergios Karanasios, Leeds Business School, University of Leeds, UK||PowerPoint Presentation (540 kB)|
|16.30||Future Priorities for ICCD Research and Practice||Panel Debate:
– Martin Adolph (International Telecommunication Union)
– Patrick Kalas (Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation)
– Richard Labelle (The Aylmer Group)
|Photo (1.4 MB)|
|17.00||Future Priorities for ICCD Research and Practice||Group Discussion|
View more photographs from the event.
The workshop was supported with funding from Canada’s International Development Research Centre.