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Ibadan Open Digital Village (IODiV) - bridging the digital divide by building a network of digital community information and training center
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, oneVillage Foundation, Nigeria, Nigeria

E-Learn: World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education, in Vancouver, Canada ISBN 978-1-880094-76-1 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), San Diego, CA

Abstract

The Ibadan Open Digital Village (IODiV) for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Capacity-Building and Community Development is an initiative of oneVillage Foundation (OVF) which is focused on using ICTs tools to educate and organize people for both personal life skills and sustainable economic development which includes improving the lives of students and staffs of major training institutions, disadvantaged and vulnerable individuals and families, supporting local businesses and to building a sustainable economy using a combination of Open Source, Open Hardware and Wireless Technologies. There will be establishment of free wireless networks and internet access to schools and institutions in the project catchment’s area which will increase access to information and knowledge on varied subjects, learning and research skills will also be improved.

Citation

Abiola, O. (2009). Ibadan Open Digital Village (IODiV) - bridging the digital divide by building a network of digital community information and training center. In T. Bastiaens, J. Dron & C. Xin (Eds.), Proceedings of E-Learn 2009--World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education (pp. 5-9). Vancouver, Canada: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved March 22, 2019 from .

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