Communication for Development (C4D) through ICT
The increasing and fruitful use of Information & Communication Technologies (ICTs) is being recognized and acknowledged world over. That ICT is a great tool for development and empowerment is being realized by its various stakeholders. Countries of the world are resorting to use of ICT to better their socio-cultural and economic landscapes in ways feasible and sustainable depending on their respective situations in underprivileged and underserved areas. This programmatic vertical addresses the goal of creating a knowledge network and database to tap best practices in the field of Techno-Social Development and disseminate in the region.
STRC Website and Social Media Platforms
Development Communication (Publications/ Seminars/ Webinars)
Data Centre and DigiLib
Web based Community Interaction Platform (WCIP)
Spatial Survey/ Studies- GIS Based
Management Information System (MIS)
Liaising for Collaboration (Local/ Regional/ National)
Mobile Demonstration Unit (MDU) – Van
WEB BASED COMMUNITY INTERACTION PLATFORM (WCIP)
Two-way Interaction Platform, which aims to provide socio-technical assist for development solutions through a web/ mobile based interaction platform assisted by a community volunteer. This will also cater to STRC’s core livelihood vertical services to the community.
MOBILE DEMONSTRATION UNIT (MDU)
Van-based audio-visual interactive platform cutting across all projects, used as a tool to generate awareness, disseminate information, demonstrate applicable low cost technology, facilitate its smooth transfer and showcase best practices to enable local communities make informed choices.