This paper explores the impact of e-learning and e-government initiatives on rural communities in Australia. It discusses some of the initiatives, analyses a number of impact analysis frameworks, and includes the findings from a selected set of initiatives. It is a preliminary analysis of qualitative data discussing the outcomes achieved from the initiatives in terms of social, human, financial and physical captal impact on rural communities.
Singh, Mohini; Molla, Alemayehu; Karanasios, Stan; and Sargent, Jason, "Exploring the Impact of Government ICT Initiatives on the Livelihood of Australian Rural Communities" (2008). BLED 2008 Proceedings. 11.