Boosting the Use of IT by Government and Civilians in Russia

Networking giant Cisco Systems and USAID have signed a deal under which they will fund up to $50 million of initiatives to boost the use of IT by government and civilians in Russia.

Boosting the Use of IT by Government and Civilians in Russia

Networking giant Cisco Systems and USAID joined together to fund up to $50 million of initiatives to boost the use of information technology by government and civilians in Russia. Under the memorandum of cooperation signed, the bulk of the funding will be contributed by the gear maker Cisco which also holds operations in Russia.

Partners

  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

    Funding Agencies
    United States | Staff size: Unknown

    USAID is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.

    U.S. foreign assistance has...

  • Cisco Systems

    Service Providers
    United States | Staff size: 10,000+

    Cisco enables people to make powerful connections-whether in business, education, philanthropy, or creativity. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet...

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Key Information

LocationEastern Europe, Russian Federation
StatusCancelled
  • Start Date 2011
ValueUSD 50 Million
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