Stockholm Challenge

 
 

The 2006 finalists in all six categories now presented by the jury
(Stockholm, March 24, 2006)

The Stockholm Challenge Jury has now presented all finalist projects in the six Challenge categories. 151 excellent teams from 53 countries are all invited to come to Stockholm and participate in the final event on May 8-11. The winners in each category will be announced during the prize celebrations in the Stockholm City Hall on May 11. ( http://www.stockholmchallenge.se )

The Stockholm Challenge a decade of success

The Stockholm Challenge is a well established global networking program for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) entrepreneurs for over ten years. It continues to be a leader in demonstrating how information technology can improve living conditions and increase economic growth in all parts of the world. One of the main features of the Stockholm Challenge is the ICT prize, the Stockholm Challenge Award, which has attracted over 3000 projects over the years.

Finalists Education

Sun Microsystems sponsors the winning project in the Education category

Project Country Info
Kindersite Project United Kingdom link
CyberEscuelas 2.0 Nicaragua link
eTlalim - to learn in spit of sickness and health problems! Israel link
World InfoZone-WIZ Around the World United Kingdom link
A new world in one two t(h)ree... Belgium link
Dream a dream - Globaldreamers Israel link
Solar Energy e-Learning Laboratory (Solar e-lab) Cyprus link
Writing Workshop Brazil link
THINKQUEST UGANDA Uganda link
FOCUS Project - Focus on New Emerging Regions: Food Security in the Emerging Regional State of Somali in Ethiopia United States link
Innovation and the usage of IT Project for the improvement of Blind Community Life Quality in Education and Human Resources sector and the Public Awareness Development on the Disables Rights in Indonesia Indonesia link
Bridge of Signs Canada link
Greenstone Digital Library Software New Zealand link
E-Kebumen Community (Kebumen cyber) Indonesia link
Freedom Toaster South Africa link
Chicos.net Portal Argentina link
Latvia@World Latvia link
Atlas of Diversity Argentina link
Ideaccess Canada link
Common European Words Idioms and Proverbs (CEWIP) Germany link
Committee for Democracy in Information Technology Brazil link
BridgeIT (Local in the Philippines: text-2-teach) Philippines link
Mindset Network South Africa link
Virtual Consulting Rooms: Virtual communication channels for the solution of problems and needs of the rural population. Colombia link
!PNYV! Positive News + Youth Views! E-Zine, ISLE, Instrument & Amplifier for Youth Leadership and Changemaking Germany link
Praktikplatsen-A work experience website Sweden link
GIRI PRAGNA India link
School and Peace ICT as an instrument to promote peace, democracy and social cohesion¬° Colombia link
Container Project Jamaica link
Mathyards United Arab Emirates link
Kilinux Tanzania link
MatMice: Free Homepages For Kids Australia link
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