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Presight to fast-track The Gambia’s transformation through digital ID, govt initiative

Digital transformation efforts in The Gambia will get an improvement after the government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with generative AI-powered big data analytics firm Presight to support the country’s socio-economic growth ambitions. The deal, concluded with The Gambian Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy (MOCDE) at the Gitex Africa 2024 event last month, aims at […]

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The Minister of Communications & Digital Economy, Hon. Ousman Bah, is attending the CTO Digital Week and DCO 62nd Council Meeting

The Minister of Communications & Digital Economy, Hon. Ousman Bah, is attending the CTO Digital Week and DCO 62nd Council Meeting from 21st to 24th May, in London, UK. Digital Week 2024 will bring together CTO’s members from across the Commonwealth and stakeholders in the technology sector, for a series of activities designed to assist

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🌐 DTfA/ WARDIP SOP 1 – CONTINENTAL LAUNCH 🚀

Last week marked a monumental moment as the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, alongside esteemed partners, officially launched the Digital Transformation for Africa/Western Africa Regional Digital Integration Program (DTfA/WARDIP)! Among the highlights was the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between The Gambia and Guinea, paving the way for the deployment of a second

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Smart Africa Focal Point Forum and Training

As part of the sideline events of the continental launch of the Digital transformation for Africa / Western Africa digital integration program (DTFA/WARDIP) scheduled for Wednesday 24th April 2024, the Honorable Minister of communications and digital economy, Honorable Ousman A. bah opened the 2nd Smart Africa Alliance Focal Point Forum and Training. This event brings

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MOCDE END OF YEAR 2023 ACHIEVEMENTS PRESENTATION

We are pleased to invite the General Public to our upcoming Press Briefing on the Ministry’s 2023 program implementation updates. The Press Briefing is an important activity that has been organized to foster transparency and accountability in public service delivery as well as promote participatory governance for improved development outcomes. The Press Briefing will focus

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Gambia to benefit from $266.5 million World Bank Regional Digital Project alongside Guinea, Guinea Bissau and Mauritania

World Bank provides $266.5 million to boost connectivity, promote a single digital market, increase job opportunities, and close gender gaps in digital skills, digital financial services, and entrepreneurship. WASHINGTON, November 30, 2023 – The World Bank  today approved a $266.5 million (in IDA* financing) game-changing program aimed at improving internet access in The Gambia, Guinea,

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The Hon. Minister of Communications & Digital Economy attended the Launching of the E-Quality Innovation Center at the UNGA, New York

Summary: To make digital transformation work for the economically challenged and marginalized and submit to the commitment of Zero Digital Divide around the world; research and policy intervention is a powerful component. Leveraging its achievements in digitization, Bangladesh has actively functioned as the Secretariat of South South Network for Public Service Innovation (SSN4PSI). Description: Through

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MoCDE Convenes End of Year ICT Intrasectoral Retreat

The end of year intrasectoral retreat avails the Ministry and its line institutions the opportunity to review program implementation progress and outcomes during the course of the year. The retreat helps in the strengthening of program implementation monitoring frameworks and also serves as an avenue to enhance intrasectoral coordination and collaboration for improved service delivery.

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