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COMESA, Microsoft to promote access, skills and innovation

Thursday 5 November 2015 | 11:16 CET | News
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), through the COMESA Business Council (CBC), and Microsoft have signed an MoU which sets out how they will collaborate in the areas of access to technology, development of relevant skills and the fostering of innovation in COMESA's 19 member states. The agreement is in line with the Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative's three core focus areas (World-class skills, Access and Innovation). The MoU will promote access to technology to COMESA Member States based on a Trusted Cloud Infrastructure that focuses on the secure deployment of modern IT

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Countries: Africa
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