Knowledge, innovation, entrepreneurship: the ingredients of economic development.

Our contribution: careful analysis, global perspective, feasible projects

NEWS AND EVENTS

CSIL at the meeting of the Commitee on Development of the European Parliament

October 2016, 

CSIL expert - Laura del Ponte - was invited to join the meeting of the Commitee on Development of the European Parliament, held in Brussels on August 31st, 2016 (9.00 – 12.30 and 15.00 – 18.30). During the meeting, Laura was asked to presented the final results of the STOA Panel project "ICT in developing world". This project was addressed to provide an insight of the impact of ICT technologies in reducing poverty and inequality in low and middle-income countries to guide future EU interventions into this area. The focus of the study was on the potential use of ICTs in helping the poor accessing to and benefiting from healthcare services.

To see the agenda of the meeting click here.