Uganda: Executive Training on Foundation of Government Information Leadership

When, local time: 
Monday, 22 July 2013 - 9:00am to Friday, 26 July 2013 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Kampala, Uganda
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Jaco Du TOIT, Advisor for Communication & Information (Email: j.dutoit@unesco.org; Mobile: +254 (0) 728 610 912; Fax: +254 (0)20 762 2750)

UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa, Nairobi, Kenya will carry out a one week “Executive Training on Foundation of Government Information Leadership” in Kampala, Uganda. The training is aimed at policy makers, decision-makers, public managers and Government Chief Information Officers (GCIO) responsible for planning, managing and sustaining Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Electronic Governance (EGOV) initiatives. Participants to the training will be drawn from Uganda Technology and Management University, National Information Technology Authority and the Center for Electronic Governance. This training falls under UNESCO’s ongoing activity of reinforcing the international and national outreach of Information for All Programme (IFAP) among Member States in elaborating and implementing national information policy frameworks for universal access to information.
This training is aimed at policy makers, decision-makers, public managers and Government Chief Information Officers (GCIO) responsible for planning, managing and sustaining Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Electronic Governance (EGOV) initiatives.

This event falls under UNESCO’s on-going activity of reinforcing the international and national outreach of Information for All Programme (IFAP) among Member States in elaborating and implementing national information policy frameworks for universal access to information.