Information Technology Landscape in Nations Around the World

Welcome to the database of Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) in nations. The site now encompasses ICT reports covering more than 80 nations plus several white papers on special international ICT topics.

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The reports were created by students in the course "Nations, Policy and Information Technology." This is a graduate course offered within the IT Department, in the Kogod School of Business, at American University, Washington D.C. USA. Professor Erran Carmel teaches this course.

Europe Asia & Australia Mid East & Africa America

Italy

Completed 03/06

Pakistan

In progress 2007

UAE - United Arab Emirates

Completed 05/07

Dominican Republic

Completed 05/07

Austria
Completed 12/04

Singapore

Completed 03/06

Kenya
Completed 03/06
Chile
Completed 12/04
Bulgaria
Completed 12/04

India

Completed 03/06

Israel

Completed 03/06

Peru
Completed 03/04
Malta
Completed 12/04
Malaysia
Completed 12/04

Mauritius

Completed 03/06

Panama
Completed 12/03
Spain
Completed 03/04
Australia
Completed 03/04
Cote d'Ivoire
Completed 12/04
Mexico
Completed 03/03
Cyprus
Completed 03/04
Vietnam
Completed 03/03
Kuwait
Completed 12/04
Brazil
Completed 12/03
Russia
Completed 03/04
China
Completed 03/03
Botswana
Completed 03/04
Jamaica
Completed 03/03
Sweden
Completed 12/03
Mongolia
Completed 12/03
Iraq
Completed 03/04
Guatemala
Completed 12/02
Finland
Completed 12/02
New Zealand
Completed 03/03
South Africa
Completed 12/03
Costa Rica
Completed 12/02
Ireland
Completed 12/02
Korea
Completed 12/02
Syria
Completed 12/03
Canada
Completed 12/02
Latvia
Completed 12/01
Hong Kong
Completed 12/02
Senegal
Completed 12/03
Argentina
Completed 12/01
Switzerland
Completed 12/02
Japan
Completed 12/02
Bahrain
Completed 03/03
El Salvador
Completed 12/01
Norway
Completed 12/02
Taiwan
Completed 12/02
Jordan
Completed 03/03
Puerto Rico
Completed 12/01
Poland
Completed 12/02
Thailand
Completed 12/00
Morocco
Completed 12/02
Trinidad & Tobago
Completed 12/01
Ukraine
Completed 12/01
Bangladesh
Completed 12/99
Nigeria
Completed 12/02
Bahamas
Completed 12/00
Belgium
Completed 12/01
Indonesia
Completed 12/99
Lebanon
Completed 12/01
Bolivia
Completed 12/00
Estonia
Completed 12/01
Philippines
Completed 12/99
Armenia
Completed 12/01
Cuba
Completed 12/00
France
Completed 12/01
Sri Lanka
Completed 3/96
Sierra Leone
Completed 12/01
Ecuador
Completed 12/00
Greece
Completed 12/01
  Turkey
Completed 12/01
St. Vincent
Completed 01/00
Netherlands
Completed 12/00
 
Nicaragua
Completed 12/99
Iceland
Completed 12/00
  Namibia
Completed 12/99
Colombia
Completed 12/98
United Kingdom
Completed 12/00
  Egypt
Completed 12/99
 
Romania
Completed 12/99
  Guinea
Completed 12/99
 
Luxembourg
Completed 12/99
  Ghana
Completed 5/98
 
Portugal
Completed 5/98
  Qatar
Completed 12/98
 
Hungary
Completed 5/98
  Saudi Arabia
Completed 12/98
 
Germany
Completed 5/98
  Iran
Completed 5/97
 
Czech Republic
Completed 12/98
  Palestine
Completed 5/97
 

The best reports in the respective semesters are listed below and are marked by one or two stars

  • 2007: One star to UAE.
  • 2006: One star to Singapore and Israel
  • Falll 2004: Two stars to the White Paper on Associations. One star to Bulgaria.
  • Spring 2004: Two stars to Botswana. One star to Iraq.
  • Fall 2003: One star to Sweden, Syria, South Africa, Panama.
  • Spring 2003: Viet Nam. One star to Mexico.
  • 2002: Two stars to Costa Rica & Finland. One star to Guatemala, Hong Kong, Korea, Poland
  • 2001: Two stars to Latvia, Argentina, Technology Parks. One star to Estonia, Cyber Cities.
  • 2000: Two stars to Ecuador. One star to Cuba.
(Some best reports were replaced as they aged and are therefore no longer on this list)

The principal course project is a descriptive and analytic report that is linked from this menu. The report covers all aspects of I.T. in a country of the student's choice. The completed reports appearing here are unedited and appear as submitted at the end of the course. Since 1995 this report has been the central project of the class.

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