Information and Communication Technologies in Education and Training in Asia and the Pacific

Publication | December 2005
  • US$10.00 (paperback)

This document emphasizes the importance of information technology as a means to stimulate and foster development in Asia.

ADB recognizes that the need to improve the intergenerational and international transfer of knowledge and skills in the Asia-Pacific region requires the adoption, and possible adaptation, of the new learning technologies that are already widely used in developed countries.


  • Preface and Abbreviations
  • Why Invest in Information and Communications Technologies in the Education Sector?
  • Current Practices and Benefits of Using ICT in Education in Developed Countries
  • The Status of ICT in Education and Training in Asia and the Pacific
  • ICT Initiatives in ADB Education Projects
  • Tools for Formulating ICT Components and Projects in the Education Sector
  • ICT and Education-Policy, Strategy, and Further Progress
  • Appendixes
  • References

Additional Details

  • Education
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • 971-561-581-3

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