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Information and communication technology and peacebuilding

Workshop on the Use of ICT in Peacebuilding (2007 Irvine, Calif.)

Information and communication technology and peacebuilding

summary of a workshop

by Workshop on the Use of ICT in Peacebuilding (2007 Irvine, Calif.)

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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information technology -- Political aspects -- Congresses,
  • Peace-building, American -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementCarol Arenbery and Greg Pearson, editors ; National Academy of Engineering of the National Academies.
    GenreCongresses
    ContributionsArenberg, Carol Rakita., Pearson, Greg., National Academy of Engineering.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJZ5538 .W77 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 50 p. :
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23979538M
    ISBN 100309121884
    ISBN 109780309121880
    LC Control Number2008277057

    The Department of Global Communications tells this UN story across multiple platforms, digital and traditional, to build support for the aims and work of the United Nations. Key findings: The peacebuilding field is a far more expansive community of practice including humanitarian aid, development, anthropology, human rights, gender mainstreaming, information and communication technology, and the military, to name a few. Peacebuilding is .


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