section of the SDNP Headquarters website in New York contains
project documents and news updates from SDNP Pakistan.
of Project Evaluation Report
EPE Report.pdf - 393 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
the whole period from the inception of the project in December
1992, to the end of its second phase in June 2001, the report
succinctly captures the SDNP experience in Pakistan and analyzes
its achievements and shortcomings. Has some very useful lessons
for similar ventures.
Project Document II
- 87 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
document for the current phase. Originally conceived for the
April 1998 - March 2000 but later modified for the Oct. 1998-Sept.
of Project Report
- 62 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
of project report for the previous phase. Issued in July 97,
it adds to what was stated in 'The Way Forward' with report
of the activities upto this period.
SDNP: The Way Forward
- 98 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
important document, 'The Way Forward' combines annual report
(95-96) with discussion of the future options. The latter
would be useful for similar ventures in other countries.
Project Document I
- 89 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
document for the Feb. 95- July 96 phase. This phase of the
project was jointly funded by UNDP and IDRC and forms the
basis of the networking activities that SDNP undertook.
Progress Report 94-95
- 91 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
Progress Report for the period Oct 1994 - Oct 1995. It was
an important period for the project when it set up communications
nodes in Karachi and Lahore after formally launching its services
from Islamabad in July 94. Apart from the project activities,
it gives a good overview of Internetworking in Pakistan during
- 100 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
for the Business, Education, Research and Development Network
(BERDNET), a multi-sectoral network for Pakistan. First of
its kind to be proposed in Pakistan, it explores various technological
options, from the capital-intensive, state of the art, online
Internet to low cost, dialup, store-and-forward Internetworking
technologies. It will be interesting to know that SDNP, Pakistan
took the low cost, dialup UUCP option for launching its networking
services, a year down the line.
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report of SDNP's pilot phase (Dec. '92 - Jun. 1993) which
gives a good introduction and background to the project. But
the following sections would be especially interesting and