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LIBRARIES FOR DEVELOPMENT PROJECT EXTENDS ITS ACTIVITIES TO REGIONAL LIBRARIES


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LIBRARIES FOR DEVELOPMENT PROJECT EXTENDS ITS ACTIVITIES TO REGIONAL LIBRARIES
Posted: Thursday May 21, 2015 9:39 AM BT

Dodoma and Tanga Regional Libraries received Information and Communication Technology (ICT) equipment which comprise of 10 computer sets and 3 laptops from Libraries for Development Project run by Tanzania Library Services Board (TLSB) and Finnish Library Association (FLA).

The purposes of these ICT equipment is to increase the capacity of the personnel to teach ICT skills and information search to the community members and Non - Government Organizations (NGO) groups especially Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEĀ“s), women and most vulnerable groups.

Therefore, the project will increase the number of community members to become capable of using computers and searching for information via internet. People at the grassroots level, with no previous exposure to ICT services, will make use of them. The project covers Arusha, Kilimanjaro, Tanga, Dodoma and Mtwara Regional Libraries.