Tag Archives: ICT4D

“Power Africa” initiative could help continent surge forward

By Sarah Lovejoy I heard a familiar voice coming from the radio in a small roadside shop where I’d stopped to buy some airtime. It was US President Barack Obama. More exciting than hearing his voice, however, was the knowledge … Continue reading

Posted in BOSCO, ICT4D | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Towers for northern Uganda: BOSCO-Uganda Aims to Expand ICT Infrastructure

He’s installed, repaired, or maintained 339 communications towers worldwide, has a patent for a certain type of cellular tower structure and, already this year, he’s logged over 80,000 miles of international flights. Jim Hulse and his wife Connie have endured … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Closing Out 2012 and Looking Forward to 2013

BOSCO-Uganda would like to wish all our partners and users in Uganda and around the world a Happy New Year! 2012 was another successful year for BOSCO-Uganda as plans were made for future expansion into new areas in northern Uganda and … Continue reading

Posted in BOSCO, ICT4D, Internet Sites, Partners, Uganda, Web 2.0 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

BOSCO-Uganda wins another award!

On May 18th, BOSCO-Uganda was awarded the Rural E-Services Award and was 1st Runner Up in the Exhibition Competition for the Annual Communications Innovation Award (ACIA) organized by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC). Launched in 2011, the award “aims to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment