SASEC ICT Development Master Plan

This technical assistance assisted South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) countries in preparing a SASEC communication technology master plan that identified potential areas of cooperation for information and communications technology (ICT) development on a regional level. This promoted regional connectivity in telecommunication networks, harmonization of technical standards, cooperation in ICT application development, and better ICT regional human resource development.

PROJECT DETAILS

Commitment Date

Funding Type

Country

Sector

Status

Total Cost

25 Feb 2005

Technical Assistance

Regional

ICT

Closed

$450,000

KEY OUTPUTS

SASEC ICT development master plan prepared

Appropriate organizational and institutional framework for implementation recommended

ICT demand and ICT sector regulatory framework assessed

FINANCING

$450,000 (Asian Development Bank, financed through the Technical Assistance Special Fund)