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Morocco ICT Resources

1. National ICT Policy/Plan/Strategy

Digital Morocco is Morocco’s national ICT policy and was originally launched in 2004 by the Ministry of Industry, Trade, and New Technologies. The current plan is Digital Morocco 2013. The policy was originally in French, but the current policy is in English.

2. Government Websites/webpages:

a. http://www.mcinet.gov.ma/Pages/default.aspx

3. Case Study:

a. http://www.fosigrid.org/africa/morocco

http://www.anrt.ma/missions/genie/presentation-du-programme-genie

http://www.infodev.org/infodev-files/resource/InfodevDocuments_418.pdf

Organization: GENIE Program’ (GENeralization of Information Technologies and Communication in Education in Morocco)

(USAID and National Telecommunications Regulatory Agency/ANRT)

Time Frame: 2005- Present

4. Other Non-Government Resources:

a.  http://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Statistics/Documents/publications/mis2012/MIS2012_without_Annex_4.pdf

b. http://www.itu.int/ITU-D/ict/papers/2009/ITU_Morocco_overview.pdf

c. https://www.itu.int/net4/itu-d/icteye/CountryProfile.aspx (Morocco)

5. Morocco is a very interesting nation to study ICTs and it certainly helps to know some french!

 

 

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Colombia ICT Resources

National ICT Policy:

1) FORESTA ICT Policy Analysis Report

Report Published by FORESTA in 2010, analysis of Colombia ICT policy starts on page 29. English.

2) Global Information Technology Report 2012

Published by World Economic Forum, English

External Sites

3) Latin Lawyer Business Law Resource

Overview of telecommunications capabilities, English.

4) Difficult to find any official government portals regarding ICT policies, but the Foresta report was a very detailed analysis of the history of the policies and was an invaluable resource for research.