Abu-Ghazaleh, the next steps in the implementation of the MDG eNabler will be discussed at the GAID
Annual Meetings in Abu Dhabi December 5-6, 2010.
In the coming year UNDESA GAID
will focus on these global issues, aswell as on governance and gender, and mainstream them in the context of the broader United Nations Development Agenda," added Sarbuland Khan.
according to Daniel Aghion, executive director and co-founder of the Wireless Internet Institute (W2i), which has been working with GAID
since its days as the ICT Task Force.
He added: "Bahrain can play a prominent in supporting the development of the role and usage of ICT for the purpose of contributing in achieving local and international development through its pioneer experience in the field of eGovernment and its membership in GAID
Bahrain has been selected a member of the Strategic Council of GAID
over its next two-year cycle due to the effective implementation of its ICT and eGovernment programmes.
invites to join: visit our portal, enrich it, populate it and join our consultation process," he added.
Apart from attending GAID
, Mr Al Qaed will participate as a speaker at the World Summit Award WSA Winners Conference, talking on e-business and commerce and the eGovernment's initiatives towards promoting it.
ASREN is to be created as a legal entity under the auspices of the League of Arab States and the UN GAID
to help secure sustainable e-Infrastructures across the Arab world.
The annual meeting of the UN Global Alliance for ICT and Development (GAID
) was jointly organized by UNDESA-GAID
and the government of Mexico bringing together ICT and the development communities under the umbrella of GAID
for a focused dialogue on emerging issues and challenges in the field of ICT for development, particularly in the areas of Innovation for Education, and to foster cooperation among governments, private sector and civil societies.