Community Web Portal
The Community Web Portal (CWP) is being developed with a view to encourage the development of local content and creativity. The CWP is a platform to facilitate the process for the community to make use of ICT to participate in the socio-economic development of the country.
Its objectives are to:
§ Encourage the development of local content and creativity
§ Democratise access to information
§ Promoting community development by enabling collaboration and knowledge sharing and facilitating communication.
The CWP provides local content for democratised information sharing with a web page for each location. The CWP covers the locations of Mauritius to provide information about the country; its geographic, historical, economic, social structure, relevant activities, businesses, etc. Information on 102 villages and localities has already been gathered.