Information Communications Technology (ICT) Effect on Sustainable Development in Cameroon’s Fragile Economy

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Arreymbi, Johnnes and Agbor, Esther A 2008. Information Communications Technology (ICT) Effect on Sustainable Development in Cameroon’s Fragile Economy. Journal of Sustainable Development. 1 (1), pp. 75-85.
AuthorsArreymbi, Johnnes and Agbor, Esther A
Abstract

This paper looks at how sustainable development is effected and affected by Information Communication Technology
(ICT) in Cameroon – West Africa. It highlights some of the socio-economic, political and environmental issues
involved in the adoption and use of ICT by Small to Medium size Enterprises (SMEs) and Government Institutions (GI),
and the effect on sustainable development. It will attempt to bring some understanding of the peculiarities and
challenges faced by SMEs, together with the opportunities to influence societal changes and integration into the digital
world.

KeywordsInformation Communication Technologies (ICT); Emerging Economies; Small to Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs); Economic dependency; Cameroon and Sustainable Development
JournalJournal of Sustainable Development
Journal citation1 (1), pp. 75-85
ISSN1913-9063
1913-9071
Year2008
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License
CC BY-ND
Web address (URL)http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jsd/article/view/1470
http://hdl.handle.net/10552/760
Publication dates
PrintMar 2008
Publication process dates
Deposited28 Apr 2010
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Citation:
Arreymbi J., Agbor E.A. (2008) ‘Information Communications Technology (ICT) Effect on Sustainable Development in Cameroon’s Fragile Economy.’ Journal of Sustainable Development 1 (1) 75-85.

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