The Southern African Journal of Information and Communication (SAJIC), Issue 4, 2003
As well as showcasing local and regional research, this issue demonstrates the benefits of our association with prominent international academics. Dale Hatfield provides a stimulating paper on the notion of a spectrum commons, and William Melody provides insights, in an article co-authored with local LINK Centre personnel Willie Currie and Sean Kane, into governance of next generation Internet and the significance of the value-added network services (VANS) sector in preparing South Africa for the network economy. This issue also includes an article by Gillian Marcelle on technological learning and capability-building, a contribution on "e-government" by Gordon Oyomno, an article from Botswana academics S.E.M. Sebusang and S. Masupe on rural ICT access in their country, and book review by LINK Centre Director Lucienne Abrahams.
Spectrum Management Reform and the Notion of the 'Spectrum Commons' - Dale N. Hatfield
Preparing South Africa for Information Society 'E-Services': The Significance of the VANS Sector - William H. Melody, Willie Currie and Sean Kane
ICT Development in Botswana: Connectivity for Rural Communities - S.E.M. Sebusang and S. Masupe