Tadao Takahashi on Brazilian Open Source Projects

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Tadao Takahashi on Open Source in Brazil


URL = http://www.merit.unu.edu/seminars/20060413_abstracts/report.php

Discussions at http://www.intech.unu.edu/podcasts/20060413_takahashi_discussion.mp3


Description

"Presenting Brazil 's experience in the use of information and communication technologies for poverty reduction, Tadao Takahashi highlighted a number of government open source initiatives, including financial incentives for local computer producers to build in open source operating software, and the use of open source in the country's 30,000 public telecentres .

(http://www.merit.unu.edu/seminars/20060413_abstracts/report.php)


Part of the United Nations University Seminar, see http://www.intech.unu.edu/podcasts/20060413_takahashi_discussion.mp3