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- The United Nations launched two community multimedia centres (CMCs) on Thursday to enable rural communities to take part in the information technology revolution. The CMCs were opened in Bahir Dar and Lalibela in Amhara State, northern Ethiopia, the UN’s Development Programme (UNDP) said.

- The Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) and the European Computer Driving Licence Foundation (ECDL-F) have signed an MoU this week in London to jointly promote global digital literacy initiatives utilising the ECDL-F’s e-Citizen programme as part of the efforts by both organisations to develop into more partnerships to foster the use of ICT for achieving development goals.

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