IT Cooperation Centers
The Information Technologies Cooperation Center (ITCC) is a bilateral project between Korea and a partner country.
ITCC serves as a ‘window for cooperation’ between Korea and the partner country in the field of IT and coordinates bilateral cooperation Activities including :
- Provision of technical support and consultation necessary for IT development
- Developing and carrying out joint projects in the fields of IT
- Sharing IT technology and experiences
The Korean government provides a cash contribution of 1 million USD and the partner country contributes in kind (office space, local personnel, and operation support) for a 3-year term.
IT Cooperation Centers (2003~)
95.7% and 91.8% of the stakeholders in Vietnam and Bulgaria respectively expressed their satisfaction with ITCC operations according to the Annual Project Evaluation in 2012, which drew the attention of the media.
IT Cooperation Centers have carried out over 200 joint projects and technical assistance in the past.
Some examples include