Information technology


13th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics
12 to 15 September 2010


CommUnity: Unity for communities through communication

A Website for community Information and Communication Technology (ICT) projects in South Africa. Closing the digital divide in South Africa: This site aims to support action, discussion and research on Universal Access to ICTs, eg.Telecentres and other types of Community ICT projects in South Africa.


A networking support programme designed to enable South African women to use the Internet to find the people, issues, resources and tools needed for women's social action

European Health Telematics Observatory

The Observatory helps USERS and PROVIDERS working or interested in TELEMATICS applied to HEALTH CARE to find and disseminate information. Has some useful standards and documents


Bellanet is an international initiative working with the development community to increase collaboration. We support partnerships by providing advice and assistance on more effective use of information and communication technologies (ICTs).

The 2006 International District Health Information Systems Conference

As well as a DHIS Software Developers Workshop from 4 - 9th October 2006
Venue: Mpekweni Resort, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa
Nearest airport is East London, and Mpekweni is about 100 km south of East London towards Port Alfred.

ICTs and Civil Society conference

SANGONeT will host its first annual ICTs and Civil Society conference from 1-3 March 2005 at the Indaba Hotel in Fourways, Johannesburg.

South African Health Informatics Association Conference 2004

The South Africa Health Informatics Association, in conjunction with the Computer Society of South Africa, is organizing the Health Informatics: Southern Africa 2004 conference. Theme Cost Effective Health Informatics Initiatives for Southern Africa For more information contact: Ms Patty von Luiters, Tel: 053 830 0776, Fax: 053 832 9221

The World Summit on the Information Society

The ITU Council, the annual governing body of the Union, decided, on 28 July 2000, to proceed with the preparation of a World Summit on the Information Society. It will be held in 2003, under ITU's leadership and in close cooperation with other interested United Nations Agencies. The aim of the Summit is to develop a common vision and understanding of the information society and to draw up a strategic plan of action for concerted development towards realizing this vision. The Summit will also seek to define an agenda covering the objectives to be achieved and resources to be mobilized.