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5 April 2012 Role of ICT in Sustainable Development - The Road Ahead The Financial Express
17 November 2011 Seminar on ICT in education for sustainable development TERI
6 November 2011 Educational Camp at Kothi (Manali) TERI
2 November 2011 Seminar on ICT in ESD in Shimla and Chandigarh TERI
3 May 2010 Report on Drinking Water Testing activity Shastri Model School, Phase-1, Mohali

 
Role of ICT in Sustainable Development - The Road Ahead
The Financial Express, 5 April 2012
 

Educating Youth for Sustainable Development Division (EYSD) organized a National Seminar on 'Role of Information Communication Technology in Sustainable Development - The Road Ahead' on 4 April 2012 at Hotel Le Meridien, New Delhi. Present at the inaugural session were Mr Shigeru Aoyagi, Director, UNESCO-New Delhi; Mr Ganesh Laxminarayanan, President & Managing Director, DELL India; Ms Ranjana Saikia, Director, EYSD Division; and Dr R K Pachauri.

The National Seminar brought together best case studies and examples from different states of India and provided a platform to school teachers, college students, academia, representatives from NGOs, government departments, and youth organisations from across New Delhi and NCR to discuss and deliberate on issues concerning ICT and its efficacy in different sectors for Sustainable development.

The panel discussion on 'Digital Engagement - Empowering Citizens, Businesses and Government' focused on the utilization of ICT by various sectors to engage their stakeholders and shape long term relationships. Successful interventions, where use of ICT has contributed to the development of communities along with enhancing the quality of life of people were highlighted during the case study presentations on 'ICT for Enhanced Quality of Life - Building upon Good Practices'. The session on 'ICT - Securing Higher Education Opportunities: Online Experiences' focused on integration of ICT in the higher education system.