New Zealand Deploys Broadband Connectivity Initiative

A new government-led initiative, the Remote Users Scheme, will provide broadband and connect New Zealand’s most remote communities. The Minister for the Digital Economy and Communications, David Clark, recently announced the scheme, noting that it would equip as many remote households as possible with the connectivity infrastructure needed to access broadband services. “Whilst these locations […]

The Philippines Launches 3DPH Information System

The 3DPH Information System aims to supplement scientific data management and analysis on disaster risk reduction activities. The government also cautions local governments to be prepared for a tsunami.