UISC

AcronymDefinition
UISCUniversity of Idaho Sustainability Center (Moscow, ID)
UISCUniversity of Iowa Sailing Club (Iowa City, IA)
UISCUterus Inferior Segment Compression
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GrameenPhone's CIC users come from more affluent backgrounds and report more positive impact on income, than D.Net and UISC users.
Role of UISC in online registration of overseas job seekers.
To examine this phenomenon more closely, I use a mixed methods multiple case study approach in which I analyze the organizational structures and users' perceptions of telecenter programs/initiatives of three entities in Bangladesh: a multinational telecommunications company (GrameenPhone Ltd), an NGO (Development Research Network, or D.Net), and a public-private partnership led by the Bangladesh government (union information service centers, or UISCs).
A Government Initiative: Union Information Service Centers (UISCs)
Findings from existing studies shed further light into the operations of UISCs. A study by Zainudeen et al.
As both the venue and user surveys of the IPAI study have a low number of cases (seven UISCs and 28 users), related findings must be interpreted with caution.
From that perspective, D.Net telecenters and UISCs that serve rural areas are crucial as around four-fifths of all types of public access venues in Bangladesh are located in urban centers (Sey et al., 2013).
While UISCs are supposed to engage women entrepreneurs, to what extent this policy is implemented remains to be seen.