The ICT4DEV Working Group will be organising a series of workshops at the NGORC in Hanoi. The workshops will reflect members feedback from the ICT4DEV survey.
The workshops will be presented in English with Vietnamese translators :
Title : Communication Technology over the Internet.
The following topics and technology are being considered. Please, if you have any further suggestions or are interested in any of the workshops please list your :
- email address
- interested workshop/ any suggestions or additions.
If you’re able to contribute to any of the workshops please contact Paul Griffiths (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- The art of conversation over the Internet?
How to use the Internet more pro-actively, communicating your news with a larger audience by using social networks. Using these technologies to convey a more dynamic message and helping areas of fund raising. These technologies can be used free and instantly providing communications with people in isolated areas and up to date messages in disaster zones.
- Collaborating and communicating more effective with your staff?
Using the Internet to collaborate and share ideas allows for a more effective work place. Using free services to share, calenders, email and even create and distribute documents online. These tools can be further expanded by the use of agenda and ‘to do’ lists that can email staff on the status of projects and timetables.
- Building a Website / Blog
Creating a website can be a difficult and expensive investment for small organisations. There are numerous tools over the Internet that provide people with a user friendly way of configuring websites and blogs. A basic blog / website can be set up in under an hour. This workshop will provide a basic tutorial on ‘Wordpress’.
1. Collaboration Tools
- Google Docs
2. Introduction to Blog (website design)
4. Social Network tools (How to share information)
- RSS readers