[Telecentres] Going forward

Andy Carvin acarvin at edc.org
Mon Sep 27 13:41:43 BST 2004

Hi Toby,

Yes, there are several documents/websites that I think we should all 
visit. Here are some relevant links.

WSIS homepage
(English,  français, español, Arabiya, Putonghua, Russkiy)

WSIS Declaration of Principles and the Plan of Action, PDF and MS Word
(Also in English,  français, español, Arabiya, Putonghua, Russkiy)

WSIS Civil Society Homepage (English)

Civil Society Working Groups  (English)
(Our group will be added soon.)

WSIS Civil Society Portal from the Heinrich Boll Foundation (English, 

Toby Beresford wrote:
> If our role is to represent telecentre interest to WSIS then I guess 
> that makes the key question for us to be: *In what ways will WSIS affect 
> telecentre projects?*   Does WSIS have any specific proposals / minutes 
> / process / direction papers / web information etc. that this group 
> could then consider and feed back on? 
> Si notre rôle est de représenter l'intérêt de telecentre à WSIS puis je 
> devinez qui fait le principal interroger pour nous pour être:  *De 
> quelles manières WSIS affectera-t-il des projets de telecentre?*  WSIS 
> a-t-il propositions/minutes spécifiques/papiers de 
> processus/direction/information etc. d'enchaînement sur laquelle ce 
> groupe pourrait alors considérer et rétroagir?
> Si nuestro papel es representar interés del telecentre a WSIS entonces 
> yo conjeture que haga que el dominante pregunta para nosotros para ser:  
> ¿*De qué maneras WSIS afectará proyectos del telecentre?*  ¿cWsis tiene 
> ofertas/minutos específicos/los papeles del proceso/de la dirección/la 
> información etc. de la tela en la cual este grupo podría después 
> considerar y retroactuar?
> Toby
> Andy Carvin wrote:
>> You're right that we should try to extend what we do beyond a few 
>> conference venues, but that's a longer term issue. First we need to 
>> form around the task at hand - an advisory group to help make sure 
>> that the interest of telecentres are represented in the WSIS process. 
>> That's the core of this group's mission, and all other activities we 
>> can do are icing on the cake.
>> ac
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