Category Archives: ICT

Major Drivers of Economic Empowerment and Development

Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) are Major Drivers of Economic Empowerment and Development: A Call To President Weah to Use ICTs to Achieve His Pro-Poor Agenda By: Willie Bee Tingba, Jr. President, Liberia  IT Students’ Union (LITSU) Imagine your-self living

Integrate Technology in The Reformation of Liberia’s Education System:

Integrate Technology in The Reformation of Liberia’s Education System: A Call to the Government of Liberia By: Foldestine Paye Clearly, it is globally accepted that Information and Communications Technology or ICT can play a major role in rendering quality education.

Children’s Use of the Internet in Liberia: Why We Should be Concerned

Children’s Use of the Internet in Liberia: Why We Should be Concerned Your Child may have a 60 year-old Sugar Daddy/Momma on Facebook By: Dr. Darren Wilkins | 0886703789\0777129092 | DWilkins@SaharaTechnology.Com In Liberia, and the world over, many parents do not

Using ICTs to Provide Digital Opportunities for People With Disabilities

Using ICTs to Provide Digital Opportunities for People With Disabilities (The Most Vulnerable): The Case of Samuel Dean. By: Dr. Darren Wilkins DWilkins@SaharaTechnology.Com /0777129092 & 0886703789 For several years I have advocated, studied/researched, written, worked and sacrificed to see our

Two Cardinal Reasons Why Many Liberians Ignore Open Source Software

Two Cardinal Reasons Why Many Liberians Ignore Open Source Software By: Dr. Darren Wilkins | 0777129092/0886703789| DWlkins@SaharaTechnology.COm Since its advent, Open Source Software or OSS has grown significantly over the years.  This is due in part to the advances made

EDUBUNTU: The Free and Open Source Software Liberian Educators and Administrators Should Consider

EDUBUNTU: The Free and Open Source Software Liberian Educators and Administrators Should Be Considering For Liberian Schools By: Dr. Darren Wilkins | 0777129092/0886703789| DWlkins@SaharaTechnology.COm Ostensibly, Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) have significantly permeated our society, yet their integration in our

Fund Open Source Software Research and Development to Enhance ICT

Fund Open Source Software Research and Development to Enhance ICT for Development and ICT for Dollars By: Dr. Darren Wilkins (DWilkins@SaharaTechnology.Com | 0777129092/0886703789) I owe part of my IT education to the Open Source Community. I enhanced my programming skills

“One-Stop (online) Government”:A Paradigm Shift

“One-Stop (online) Government” A Paradigm Shift in How Government Delivers Services and Information to “Customers of Public Administration” By: Dr. Darren Wilkins | 0886703789\0777129092 | DWilkins@SaharaTechnology.Com The expansion of the internet and its accompanying technologies has brought both increased efficiency

Aligning ICTs With President Weah’s Pro-poor Agenda:

Aligning ICTs With President Weah’s Pro-poor Agenda:  A Focus on Universal Access, Technologies and Barriers By: Dr. Darren Wilkins Email: DWilkins@SaharaTechnology.Com| Phone: 0886703789/0777129092 Last week I wrote about empowering the Chief Information Office(r) or the CIO, for the achievement of

The Importance of Internet Access in Edu: Kamara A. Kamara’s Advocacy

The Importance of Internet Access in Education: Remembering Kamara A. Kamara’s Advocacy for Internet Access Through the Internet Society Chapter of Liberia. By: Dr. Darren Wilkins Email: DWilkins@SaharaTechnology.Com | Phone: 0777129092 & 0886703789 This article is dedicated to my fallen