Policy-makers and governments in developing nations can implement more effective policies and frameworks by gaining a better understanding of the factors that support stakeholders and partners to extend the benefits of information communication technology (ICT) to rural communities.

Author/s: Rajendra Prasad Poudel,
Source: Internet governance research paper

This paper comes on the eve of the millennium development goals deadline of 2015 which acknowledges ICT as the enabler for speeding towards the finish line. The quest is to explore whether we are all speeding towards a clearly defined goal, given our varied capacities and affinities.

Author/s: Felix Samakande,
Source: Internet governance research paper

The rapid rise of the Internet has encouraged the use of open, real-time, and linked data to help understand

Author/s: Keisha Taylor,
Source: Internet governance research paper

This report describes the evolution of remote participation in EuroDIG and provides an assessment of the current situation, focusing on the issue of inclusiveness by direct remote interaction.

Author/s: Alexandre Hannud Abdo,
Source: Internet governance research paper

This thesis examines if any attempts are made by the Muslim world to address the current negative image of Islam using public diplomacy (PD) and if these efforts are effective and successful.

Author/s: Angelic Alihusain-del Castilho,
Source: Dissertation library

Comoros has an e-government development index (EGDI) of 0.2327*, with a country online presence estimated at 286.

Author/s: Karim Attoumani Mohamed,
Source: Internet governance research paper

The 2008 Beijing Olympics were ardently sought, lavishly staged and hugely successful, despite intense scrutiny, speculation and setbacks. Amplified by modern media, most controversies revolved around China’s political repression, epitomised by Tibet brutality.

Author/s: Evans Phidelis Aryabaha,
Source: Dissertation library

The under-investigation in diplomatic studies of processes of persuasion in explaining diplomatic outcomes needs to be addressed in the interests of better scholarly explanations and diplomatic practice. Although such processes are implicit in nearly all concepts and practice of diplomacy, neithe

Author/s: Pauline L. Kerr,
Source: Persuasion, The Essence of Diplomacy

This research paper focuses on the taxation of electronic commerce (or e-commerce) in Madagascar. The objectives of this project are to offer insight and help the fiscal administration for future governmental programmes focusing on the taxation of e-commerce in Madagascar.

Author/s: Fitahiana Zoniaina Rakotomalala,
Source: Internet governance research paper

Peru’s economy has improved significantly, however poverty is an imperative issue that is not progressing as expected. The aim of this study is to analyze the World Bank’s contribution to poverty reduction in Peru and determine what limited the results and outcomes of its projects.

Author/s: Carla Maldonado,
Source: Dissertation library