Thursday , 13 December 2018

Tag Archives: Communication

5G Mobile Technology Coming to Morocco in 2022

The fifth generation of mobile phone and communication technology will be in Morocco as soon as 2022 Although Morocco is a leading country in the 4G mobile broadband with increasing numbers of subscribers having access to the fourth generation network in Africa, Moroccans will keep using the June 2015 technology for several more years. In its 2018 report about the …

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UAE to host 20th meeting of Council of Arab Ministers of Communication & Information

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced that the UAE will be hosting the 20th session of the Council of Arab Ministers of Communication & Information to be held at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi on September 27 and 28. The meeting will be attended by top-level telecommunications and information ministers from various Arab countries. Executive officers of the …

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Meetings of the Working Groups of the Africa-Arab Partnership in the areas of Trade and Investment; Transport, Communication and Energy

A three-day meeting of the two Working Groups of the Africa-Arab Partnership in the areas of Trade and Investment and Transport, Communication and Energy kicked off on 3 February 2016, at the Headquarters of the African Union Commission in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with a joint plenary session. Opening the meeting, the Co-chair on the African side, Dr. Levi Uche Madueke, …

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Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation launches Arab Knowledge Index in cooperation with UNDP

Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation and the United Nations Development Programme announced during a press conference at the Knowledge Summit 2015 in Dubai the launch of the first edition of the Arab Knowledge Index, offering a systematic mechanism to monitor the status of knowledge in the Arab countries every year. Speaking on the occasion, His Excellency Jamal bin Huwaireb, …

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Khalifa Fund launches its official accounts on different social media channels

Aiming to improve the services and spread the spirit of innovation in the community. Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development launched its official accounts on different social media channels which comes as part of its commitment to adapt different media methods. The social media accounts aim to inform the community of the Fund’s services and activities in supporting the SMEs sector …

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How to give a science flash talk

By: Djuke Veldhuis – SciDev.Net Why practise communication? Whether you are applying for funding, telling a family member about your research or engaging the public, your success will depend on how well you communicate. Persuading people that your research should be prioritised and funded relies on being a solid negotiator and developing political nous; but these skills are also rooted …

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IGCF 2015 to Predict the Future of Digital Government Communication

The second session of day two of the upcoming International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2015) will host a number of experts to discuss the measures that need to be taken today to promote effective digital government communication in the future. Titled ‘The future of digital government communication’, the session will feature Jared Cohen, Founder and Director – Google Ideas, Hugh …

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Science and NGO practice are closer than they appear

By Anita Makri and Nick Ishmael Perkins – SciDev.Net Recognising common ground is the first step towards concrete ways of enhancing the work of both scientists and development practitioners. The world of science, technology and engineering might seem, for good reason, miles away from the day-to-day work of most development NGOs. But if you get past the jargon or the …

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