SIDA - The Swedish International Development Cooperation AgencySida, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, is a government agency that reports to the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
The government appoints the members of Sida's board and Sida's director general. Sida is responsible for most of Swedens contributions to international development cooperation. In 2004, the contributions amounted in total to SEK 21 751 millions.
The goal of Sida's work is to improve the standard of living of poor people and, in the long term, to eradicate poverty.
APC - The Association for Progressive CommunicationsThe Association for Progressive Communications (APC) is an international network of civil society organisations dedicated to empowering and supporting groups and individuals working for peace, human rights, development and protection of the environment, through the strategic use of information and communication technologies (ICTs), including the internet.
University of Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaThe University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, offers Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral degrees, as well as Certification Programs, to students from Tanzania and throughout the world .
The University of Dar es Salaam was born out of a decision taken on March 25th, 1970, by the East African Authority, to split the then University of East Africa into three independent universities for Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.
Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)The Royal Institute of Technology (Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan), KTH, is responsible for one-third of Sweden's capacity for engineering studies and technical research at post-secondary level. Our university has over 11,000 undergraduate students, 1,500 active postgraduate students and a staff of 3,100 people.
Unidade Técnica de Implementação da Política de InformáticaA Comissão para a Política de Informática (Moçambique) foi criada com o objectivo fundamental de elaborar e propor ao Conselho de ministros a Política de Informática e os mecanismos institucionais de acompanhamento das sua aplicação por todos os sectores e instituições.
International Development Research Centre
IDRC is a Canadian public corporation that works in close collaboration with researchers from the developing world in their search for the means to build healthier, more equitable, and more prosperous societies.
The Swedish Program for Information and Communication Technology in Developing RegionsSPIDER- Swedish Program for Information and Communication Technology in Developing Regions is a national entity created to unify knowledge resources and make them available to developing countries. Behind the program stands Sida, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency and KTH, the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, where SPIDER is also hosted.
European Commission - ISTThe Sixth Framework Programme (FP6) is a four-year European research programme activity within the European Commission.
"The EU's Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development is a major tool to support the creation of the European Research Area - ERA."
DSV -Department of Computer and Systems SciencesThe Department of Computer and Systems Sciences (Institutionen för Data- och Systemvetenskap - DSV) is a joint department between Stockholm University, SU, and Kungliga Tekniska högskolan (Royal Institute of Technology), KTH. DSV are situated in Kista in Stockholm, Sweden.
The education and research areas of DSV are:
UNDP - United Nations Development Programme"UNDP is the UN's global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in 166 countries, working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. As they develop local capacity, they draw on the people of UNDP and our wide range of partners."
Olof Palme International CenterThe Olof Palme International Center works with international development co-operation and the forming of public opinion surrounding international political and security issues.
CICAT - TU Delft
The Centre for International Cooperation and Appropriate Technology (CICAT) is the central liaison office at Delft University of Technology (Netherlands) for the coordination of international projects.
Delft University of Technology was founded in 1842 and it is the oldest, largest, and most comprehensive technical university in the Netherlands. With over 13,000 students and 2,100 scientists (including 200 professors), it is an establishment of both national importance and significant international standing.
Al Akhawayn University Ifrane
Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane (AUI) was founded in 1993 by the Royal Dahir charter. The University is considered as one of the most modern Universities in Morocco and provides higher education in English to students from over 25 nationalities.
The Meraka Institute is part of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research in South Africa. The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is one of the leading scientific and technology research, development and implementation organisations in Africa. It undertakes directed research and development for socio-economic growth.
SchoolNet Namibia is a local hands-on ICT deployment, training and support organization, established in February 2000 to empower youth through the Internet and provide sustainable low-cost technology solution for Internet to all Namibian schools.
Cygate is a Nordic company headquartered in Stockholm. With 250 employees in its Finland and Sweden offices, it is a leading Nordic supplier of services, products and solutions for secure IT infrastructure. The company has partnerships with leading vendors and a 20-year history of designing, installing and maintaining IP network solutions using a combination of their own solutions and products from partners.