Information and Communication Technology (ICT)is making our world smaller every day. The worldwide reach of the Internet and advancesin telecommunications and computers can now place valuable information, images and knowledge at everyone’s fingertips – anytimeand anywhere. Access to this level of information and knowledge has never been possible before. Applied wisely and managed effectively, increased connectivity can help in important ways such as education, health, employment, social services, equity and justice.
It can increase productivity in every area and shape the future of our children, our people – and our country – to provide us all with new and exciting opportunities.