THE CONCEPT OF CICs

 

cicsThe Community Information Centre concept is to create access to ICT infrastructure to promote ICT enabled
applications and timely available information that will promote operational efficiencies deliverer government services to the rural sectors of the country through effective

The main goals is to provide community development information and business services to remote communities. CIC’s will offer access to: Internet enabled computers, software based on the local information needs, Fax machines, Printers, Copiers, Telephones, Television and Radios.

In addition there will be an adjoining library with books and daily newspapers and magazines.

The CIC’s will be connected at their remote locations via satellite to the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT to facilitate system management.

The CIC’s will further be linked to the government portal at the Information Services Department of the Ministry of Information to facilitate government to citizen (G2C) interaction.

When the District portals are created CIC’s will further be linked to the respective District portals for the promotion of on-line communication and services. CIC’s will therefore form an integral part of Ghana’s e-government structure.

 

Locations of e-CICs, CICs and serving as eServices Centers eservices logo

Region

Locations

Status

 

 

 

ASHANTI REGION

Agona

Completed

Kuntunase

Completed

New Edubiase

Completed

Mampongteng

Completed

Aboabo-Asawase

Completed

Tepa

Completed

Bekwai

Completed

Drobonso

Completed

 

BRONG AHAFO

Akokoa

Completed

Goka

Completed

Mehame

Completed

Techiman Krobo

Completed

 

 

CENTRAL REGION

Afransi

Completed

Gomoa Pinanko

Completed

Mankron

Completed

Mfantseman

Completed

Twifo Praso

Completed

 

 

 

 

 

 

EASTERN REGION

Adukrom

Completed

Donkorkrom

Completed

Aburi

Completed

Akyem Tafo

Completed

Tease

Completed

Dawu

Completed

Akuapem North

Completed

Effiduase

Completed

Ofoase

Completed

Anum

Completed

Koforidua

Work in Progress

Sekesua

Work in Progress

Somanya

Work in Progress

 

 

 

GREATER ACCRA

GP/TNT-Airport

Completed

Ashaiman

Completed

Dawhenya

Completed

Oyibi

Completed

Glefe

Completed

Pantang

Completed

Amanfrom

Completed

 

 

WESTERN REGION

Samreboi

Completed

Mpohor

Completed

Sefwi akontombra

Completed

Half Assini

Completed

Bodi

Completed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NORTHERN REGION

Damongo

Completed

Buss Senior High school

Completed

Yagaba

Completed

UDS Campus

Completed

Yendi

Completed

Tamale Girls

Completed

West Mamprusi

Completed

Sagnarigu

Completed

Gambaga

Completed

Nalerigu

Completed

Bongo

Completed

Zebilla

Completed

Tongo

Completed

Pusiga

Completed

Builsa South

Work in Progress

Kasena Nankana

 

 

 

 

UPPER WEST

Baseble

Completed

Kaleo

Completed

Nandom

Completed

Lassia Tuolu

Completed

Welembelle

Completed

Fielmua

Work in Progress

 

 

 

 

 

 

VOLTA REGION

Mepe

Completed

Akatsi South

Completed

Dzodze

Completed

Hlefi

Completed

Tegbi

Completed

Aveyime

Completed

Keta

Completed

Battor

Completed

Kpetoe

Completed

Ho

Work in Progress

Botoku

Completed

Aveme Beme

Completed

Jasikan

Work in Progress

 

For more info visit GIFEC: The Community Information Centers Project