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Call for papers on Youth and ICTs for " ICT Update Magazine"

ICT Update magazine is looking for articles for our forthcoming issue of March-April on Youth and ICTs.They are looking for anyone working on agricultural or rural development projects involving young people in African, Caribbean and Pacific countries, where ICTs (mobile phones, computers, GIS, email, internet, radio, TV, etc) are used to improve employment opportunities or to encourage an interest in traditional agricultural practices.If you are involved in such a project then please get in touch with brief details on the technology you use, how young people are involved, and how it contributes to the rural development in ACP countries. ICT Update will then send an article outline and list of questions to cover in the article, or organise a time for a telephone interview.More information Send an email to Jim Dempsey, or Koda Traore ICT UpdateICT Update ( is a bimonthly printed bulletin, web magazine, and accompanying e-mail newsletter focusing on the use of information and communication technologies in agriculture in African, Caribbean and Pacific countries. It is published in English and French, by CTA (Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation) in Wageningen in the Netherlands.ContactJim DempseyEditor ICT UpdateContactivity bvStationsweg 282312 AV LeidenThe Netherlandswww.contactivity.comTel: +31 (0)71 514 1166Koda TraoréCoordinator ICT4D ProgrammeCTAAgro-Business Park 26708 PW WageningenThe Netherlandswww.cta.intTel: +31(0) 317 46 71 38 .