Participants at Internet Summit of Pakistan 2016
Ms. Amna Malik, Patron-in-Chief, CWE and Vice-President Youth, PML-N
14th August, 2016 Celebration

Empowerment through ICT!

Pakistan Institute of ICT in Development (PIID) is an Initiative of Centre of Information Techonology (CIT) taken in coordination with E-Village Foundation which is trying to take the power of ICTs to rural Part of Pakistan. The concept behind PIID is to bring all relevent Public-Private Organizations and NGOs for developing ICT enabled products and services to support initiatives targeted for building the Capacity of rural population to join the national and International efforts in the area of ICTs for development.

During last four years Centre of Information Technology has been providing professional support E-village Foundtion to prepare ICTs based Projects, trainings, solutions and convening national and international workshops & seminars to create required awareness in the area of ICTs for development. Based on this experience Currently PIID is working in numerous

sectors using ICTs to reach target village population & partners more efficiently and to bring relevant services closer to communities in which citizens reside.

About Us

Pakistan Institute of ICT in Development (PIID) is a distinct inclusive business initiative to support development and promotion of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) based services. Our inclusive approach ensured serving the poor in a sustainable way through market led approach. The distinction of PIID lies in clear identification of ICT as a cross cutting development tools and create opportunities through continuous knowledge management, innovation and development.

It is PIID’s vision to become the market leader in ICT for Development (ICT4D) sector providing services to both public, private sector and NGOs. Our strategic objective is Leading Through Innovation (LTI).

To realize its vision, PIID adopts following key strategies :

• As no single organization has the resources to complete the EcoSystem to implement ICTs in development sector, we in PIID are adopting Partnership approach and are involving relevent stake holders like Government organizations, acedemia, commercial companies, NGOs etc.

• ICTs work like a wagon to provide system for Rapid development in number of Sectors but in first phase PIID is focusing on Health, Education, Agriculture and Economic Empowerment.

• We in PIID Apply existing knowledge (information and expertise in aid to innovate products & Services for economic and social development).

• To Scale up the existing services, with our partner organizations we get engaged in Piloting, concept testing and Scale up the new trends.

• Understanding citizens (target audience) need and national ICT based development priorities to decide among alternate investment opportunities.

• Multi Stakeholder Partnership including collaborating with national and global private sector leaders in the ICT sector; and academia to leverage impact of planned initiatives, resource mobilization and utilization.

• Keeping watch on emerging technologies like Mobile based solutions and integrating these with new options and opportunities like social media for promoting development projects in remote areas.

• Constantly update and adopt environment friendly and sustainable technologies which are more suitable are relevant for target beneficiaries.

• Specific emphasis on gender issues at every stage, from project development to its implementation and evaluation.




Contact Us

  • 051-2201520
  • 27-E First Floor ALI Plaza Fazal Haq Road Blue Area Islamabad.