The World Space Foundation has, since 1999, developed a solid set of audio and multimedia services that responds to the communication and development needs cited by grassroots NGOs and community groups dedicated to social development and educational issues in developing parts of the world. WSF launched its work in Africa and is building on this experience to develop and launch relevant services in the Asia-Pacific and Latin America/Caribbean regions. To date, WSF has demonstrated the following capabilities: a) reliable access to relevant and practical information; b) ubiquitous distribution of NGO programming; c) efficient, cost-effective and reliable method of transmitting large documents, and d) technology to empower local communities.
For more information on working with WorldSpace Foundation:
USAID Laura P. Samotshozo
Tel: +1 202-712-4562
Academy for Educational Development
Tel: (202) 884-8856
USAID Jim Hoxeng
International Education Specialist, USAID Global Bureau / Center for Human Capacity Development
United States Agency for International Development
Tel: (202) 712-5191
Email: [email protected]
Education Development Center
Tel: (202) 572-3700
2400 N Street, NW
Core funding for the DOT-COM Alliance is provided by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Economic Growth, Agriculture & Trade, Office of Infrastructure and Engineering (EGAT/OI&E), Office of Education (EGAT/ED), and Office of Women in Development (EGAT/WID), under the terms of Award numbers: GDG-A-00-01-00009-00, dot-GOV; GDG-A-00-01-00014-00, dot-ORG; GDG-A-00-01-00011-00, dot-EDU.