Results of PGTF - Project INT/17/K12

INT/17/K12 - Innovative experiences in technology utilization in libraries of Peru, Uruguay and Colombia

Submitter: Makaia, a non-governmental organization based in Medellin, Colombia.
Subcontractor: Same as above.
Priority area: Technical cooperation among developing countries.
Participating/beneficiary countries: 3 countries (Colombia, Peru and Uruguay).
PGTF input: US$ 27,000.
Other inputs: US$ 27,000 (estimated).
Number: INT/17/K12.
Duration: 2017.
Approval: 40th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 23 September 2016).
Completion: Final report submitted on 11 September 2017.
Impact: The project contributed to strengthening the capacity of participating public libraries to use digital technologies and develop librarians' skills in traditional and digital literacy in order to maximize the opportunities that information access brings and extend inclusive access to information and technology to the local communities they serve.

Contact:   Contact person: Catalina Escobar Bravo
Directora Ejecutiva, MAKAIA
Carrera 43 A #34-155 oficina 701
Torre Norte de Almacentro
Medelln, Colombia
Tel. +57-4-4480374
Email: makaia @

Final Report:

    • IN‌T-17-K12-FinalReport.pdf  *  [Language: English; Size: 1694KB]

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      * Note: The reports posted have been prepared by the submitting institutions and their content is the sole responsibility of their authors. Please forward any inquiries or requests for further information to the contact person provided and kindly send a copy to the Office of the Chairman of the Group of 77 for our records.