Osob Samantar

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Journal Article

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The purpose of this article is to highlight the relationship between ICT solutions and greater sustainable development, discuss the access crisis in rural Sub-Saharan Africa, and recommend integration and implementation methods that governments and non-government actors may pursue within the scope of the 1992 Rio Declaration principles. This article highlights three countries: Kenya, Ghana, and Namibia, and assesses their respective green energy efforts. Lastly, this article will discuss how the Rio+20 conference presents the perfect opportunity to incorporate ICT related provisions into the final conference outcome document.