Canada-Caribbean Diasporas and Development Conference SeriesWestin Harbour Castle, Toronto30 May, 2005 PRESENTATION Caribbean Diaspora and Information and Communications Technology: Bridging the Divide
IntroductionPanAmericas/IDRC Scoping Study Pan Americas Project Officer Angelica Ospina Consultants Schiller Jean-Baptiste-REHRED (Haiti)Chanzo Greenidge-Diplomats Inc., UWI
Agenda1. Project Overview2. Methodology3. Findings- Diaspora & Country Profiles4. Findings- Project Development & Implementation5. Findings- Opportunities & Best Practices6. Impact and Dissemination7. Conclusion and Acknowledgements
1. Aims and Rationale ICT and Diaspora in Context • Mapping and Project Identification • Strategies and Approaches • Priorities and Potential • Caribbean Diaspora in the Caribbean?
5. Opportunities and Best Practices KEY INSTITUTIONS • Academic and Media Institutions • Religious and Voluntary Associations • Government Agencies • Professional Organisations & Networks • Business and Financial Institutions • ICT-oriented Agencies
6. Impact and Dissemination • Release Schedule • Scoping Study • Anticipated Impact
7. Conclusion • Information, Communication & Diaspora • Acknowledgements
THANK YOU Schiller Jean-Baptiste; Chanzo Greenidge PanAmericas/IDRC Scoping StudyCaribbean Diaspora and Information and Communications Technology