Association For Community Networking Association For Community Networking AFCN _b8037c2a-49e5-4556-a74c-0a09a613ad65 590c284b-ecd2-47b1-8ac9-b71ec801b8c0 The Association For Community Networking provides resources, shared learning, and experienced guidance to help communities and organizations use information and communications technologies effectively. _e0921a72-25fe-4060-949e-8dedc1ccf9e2 Shared Knowledge Shared knowledge is a foundation of democratic society. Information technology can enhance civic discourse and thus support democratic values and practice. Universal Access Universal and affordable access to information resources and tools is essential to meaningful, equitable public participation. Privacy and Freedom of Expression Privacy should be protected and freedom of expression supported in the application of information technologies. Information technology should be applied to the ideals of both the individual and society. Strategies, Resources, and Services Advocate strategies, provide resources and offer services to help communities function more effectively and remain healthy amid the complexities of this Information Revolution. _e3d2f61b-3c9c-4c79-800a-e426987b115d Rapid advances in technological development, Internetworking applications and information flow are having increasing impacts upon communities, organizations and individuals, with many associated concerns, challenges, opportunities and benefits. Economic Development Economic development and vitality _9ed9bde3-19ee-4cb1-b70a-c6327a2939ff 1 648627e2-73d9-405a-82c1-c1404a1efc40 bfad7224-c2c4-4d88-b7f3-aa3c0026b2d1 Local Culture Energetic local culture _b8af8f56-c883-4666-9fa5-85615a09c783 2 654b3293-1c0b-4950-9132-3e2efc373b98 891aae36-cb3c-44ce-9717-ce7f4572e296 Learning and Teaching Lifelong learning and teaching _eaa3e638-092c-44f3-8c70-0e3869e77856 3 b705c077-39c9-47f4-829b-ca945381b149 4c6cb7a8-7886-452f-a0a7-d999a1c4d4cc Civic Participation Civic participation and governance _e5810732-e1ba-4aa5-be54-0089caec4965 4 eca72010-dea6-47ea-80ac-231a59177640 4a2df713-a456-4cb2-a18c-c49d2094ea56 Healthcare Extended healthcare services _8a3ab67e-70d7-4811-a126-64cc518f9b38 5 e0c8e087-0ecb-4097-99a1-54e5e6deead8 6542a9d8-7f35-41b0-832f-72ba870f1ed0 Sustainability Environmental sustainability _bd7c638d-f534-4790-b1c1-cced16e4e585 6 32984551-5028-4d28-bac0-0f5091c77be3 38096283-5f5a-4901-adb9-b50cdfc646ec Aggregation Aggregation of resources and demand _81f063fc-d585-496e-85df-41f29c8f4790 7 09644ae9-ce2f-4563-9b64-786ea80122e3 ba59b612-9571-477e-a44f-54a48e58dcd0 Policy Advocacy Policy recommendations and advocacy _550927d1-0edb-4239-b521-9bd9df63b267 8 562982ea-6a49-4003-90fe-806f9936a230 9ca7f189-0f48-4975-b4b0-691a1790844f Leadership Leadership development and expertise _df13fb6a-f84e-4a0a-ba97-1c6477a4100a 9 18dce6f6-8e4f-4ae0-8b6c-6ad0670e338d 139b6df9-3308-4e51-9d25-ec1f18063c00 Partnerships Cooperative partnership building _4f1c31f6-8115-405d-a3ac-a0f8432fff13 10 c87834e0-cbc5-4c33-b1ca-c4e836891940 1aaeaf69-e769-4d0d-8a10-25f3db814a33 Technology Networked technology planning and applications _4ffb8c20-902d-4681-ac93-1b28f9ed585c 11 27ec8b66-924c-429b-9a36-65158bf5adb8 b5a0f8c5-7223-4061-9a2d-ade0225eae9e Access Universal access _f92edcf2-3eb8-487e-8ffd-2c8c51f819da 12 d70063d3-0fe0-4241-99d9-ca4dc0c6b3ee f2b94a91-aa08-499e-bf2f-093772cd7bef 2010-02-08 http://www.afcn.org/node/11 Arthur Colman (www.drybridge.com) colman@drybridge.com Submit error.