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Information and communication technology (ICT)


3 definitions, 3 child terms

Technology that provides for the electronic input, storage, retrieval, processing, transmission and dissemination of information.
Source: UNEVOC/NCVER 2009, Global
Technology which provides for the electronic input, storage, retrieval, processing, transmission and dissemination of information.
Source: CEDEFOP 2008, Europe
For the purpose of statistical reporting and in the context of this guide,information and communication technologies (ICT) is defined as a diverse set of technological tools and resources used to transmit, store, create, share or exchange information. These technological tools and resources include computers, the Internet (websites, blogs and emails), live broadcasting technologies (radio, television and webcasting), recorded broadcasting technologies (pod casting, audio and video players, and storage devices) and telephony (fixed or mobile, satellite, visio/video-conferencing, etc.).
Source: UNESCO UIS 2009, Global

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