The Research Center of Communication and Development Knowledge Management (C C D K M), Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), United Nations, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), CISCO.
“Before I learned ICT skills, I felt like I was living my life stuck in a box,” says Sarit “Na Noy” Tipnangrongn, referring to the confines of her circumstances growing up poor in Buriram, one of Thailand’s most impoverished and drought-plagued provinces. “Now I can help people and learn about those who live outside the village and communicate with them without seeing their faces.”
9 – 11 May, 2016, Phuket, Thailand – The Research Center of Communication and Development Knowledge Management (CCDKM), presented at the Changwon/UNESCO Asia Pacific Regional Education Conference 2016 on Very Local Trip: Promoting Economic Empowerment Through ICT and E-Business Solutions. ICT have created enormous possibilities for community organizations and individuals to promote local tourism and crafts through online platforms, which represent a source of income generation and job opportunities.