Sawa World nominated for UN award

Sawa World nominated for UN award

Sawa World has been nominated by an international jury of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) experts to enter the next round of the 2013 World Summit Award (WSA) in e-Media and Journalism. The awards celebrate the world's best e-Content Websites, and Sawa World's Solution Videos will compete against more than 400 outstanding e-Content products and applications from 168 countries in front of the WSA’s Grand Jury in Tallinn, Estonia. The 40 best products will be selected to present their projects and discuss innovation in mobile content in front of an international audience of high-level experts, industry leaders and government representatives in Colombo, Sri Lanka, from October 23-25

About the World Summit Award

The World Summit Award is the global follow-up initiative of the United Nations World Summit on Information Society (WSIS) organized by the International Center for New Media (ICNM), Salzburg, Austria. Through national pre-selections and contests, together with a global jury process, WSA demonstrates the local diversity and rich creativity of ICT use. WSA is a global hub for everyone who values the crucial importance of local content to make today’s information society more inclusive.