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International Journal of ICT Research in Africa and the Middle East (IJICTRAME)

International Journal of ICT Research in Africa and the Middle East (IJICTRAME)

Editor-in-Chief: Alice Etim (Winston Salem State University, USA)
Indexed In: INSPEC and 4 more indices
Published: Continuous Volume |Established: 2016
ISSN: 2472-3126|EISSN: 2472-3134|DOI: 10.4018/IJICTRAME
Journal Metrics
Submission to Acceptance: Approx. 15 - 19 Weeks
Acceptance to Publication: Approx. 17 - 21 Weeks
Acceptance Rate: 41%
Description & Scope
Description:
The International Journal of ICT Research in Africa and the Middle East (IJICTRAME) publishes original, cutting-edge research articles on adoption, diffusion, use and impact of information communication technologies across Africa, the Middle East and other world regions. The use of ICT for service... Show More
Mission & Scope:
The mission of the International Journal of ICT Research in Africa and the Middle East (IJICTRAME) is to provide cutting-edge research, advanced analytical methods and techniques, leading e-innovations, and development policies in information and communication technology adoption, diffusion, use and impact in Africa, the Middle East, and also globally. Targeting scholars, academics, researchers... Show More
Coverage:
  • Big Data management, analytics and visualization in Africa and the Middle East
  • Cloud Computing as low cost business solution for underserved business communities
  • Cloud Computing models including pay-as-you-go to pay for infrastructure/service as needed and used
  • Cutting-edge tools and technology for the implementation of Big Data in Africa and the Middle East
  • ICT and agricultural e-risk management policy
  • ICT and Cloud Computing among SMEs (Small Medium Enterprises)
  • ICT and emerging market policy
  • ICT and farmer e-health policy
  • ICT and food security policy
  • ICT and poverty alleviation policy
  • ICT and rural financial remittances policy
  • ICT and social capital development in agriculture
  • ICT and sustainable rural development policy
  • ICT application in rural mobile banking services
  • ICT application to rural environmental management
  • ICT applications in agricultural e-content and e-service development
  • ICT applications in agricultural information management and diffusion
  • ICT applications in agro-based small and medium scale enterprises
  • ICT applications in development issues for rural women
  • ICT applications in e-value additions and e-customer relationship management
  • ICT applications in farmer health service delivery
  • ICT applications in food and agricultural marketing and market development
  • ICT applications in food and agriculture supply chain governance
  • ICT applications in food and agriculture supply chain management and coordination
  • ICT applications in horizontal and vertical integration in food and agricultural markets
  • ICT applications in improving farm productivity
  • ICT applications in integration of agricultural value chain
  • ICT applications in research and development
  • ICT applications in rural financial remittances
  • ICT applications in rural financial service delivery
  • ICT applications in the agribusiness input supply and e-procurement strategies
  • ICT applications to farm business management
  • ICT applications to improving market access, coordination and linkages
  • ICT for agricultural development case studies
  • ICT in agricultural research and development policy
  • ICT in agritourism and regional economic integration
  • ICT infrastructural development and rural digital divide
  • ICT innovations and best practices in food and agriculture
  • ICT literacy and e-content development policy
  • ICT rural economic development policy
  • ICT socio-economic development policy issues
  • ICT theoretical and empirical frameworks in agriculture development
  • ICT use in the development of agro-portals and rural e-kiosks
  • ICT uses in agriculture and rural development
  • The benefits of Cloud computing services and evidences from Africa and the Middle East
Editorial Board

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief Emeriti
Bryan Christiansen, Impruve, LLC, United States ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-7282-8497
Ewa Lechman, Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
International Advisory Board
Gulsah Koc, Yildiz Technical University, Turkey
Ramadan Elaiess, University of Benghazi, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-6190-8563
Yuval Cohen, Tel-Aviv Afeka College of Engineering, Israel ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-8225-6960
Associate Editors
Adam Marszk, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland
Dinçer Atlı, Uskudar University, Turkey ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-8752-6886
Harish Chandan, Independent Researcher, United States
Kudakwashe Dube, Massey University, New Zealand
Maxwell Mudhara, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Neeta Baporikar, Namibia University of Science and Technology, India ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-0676-9913
Oxana Karnaukhova, Southern Federal University, Russian Federation ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-2350-4733
Prantosh Kumar Paul, Raiganj University, India
Susana de Juana-Espinosa, University of Alicante, Spain ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-3466-5217
Ye-Sho Chen, Louisiana State University, United States ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-7459-9891
Editorial Review Board
Abdullah Alkraiji, King Fahd Security College, Saudi Arabia
Abdullah Özkul, Beykent University, Turkey ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-8150-2453
Ben Ogwo, State University of New York at Oswego, United States
Bendick Mahleko, Uzuner Consulting GmbH, Germany
Betül Gür, Istanbul Commerce University, Turkey
Daniel Alemneh, University of North Texas (UNT), United States ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-0319-0474
Elfneh Bariso, AHEAD, United Kingdom ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-6359-8279
Fredrick Mtenzi, Aga Khan University, Ireland ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-3361-9056
Geoff Nitschke, University of Cape Town, South Africa
George Oreku, Tanzania & North-West University/ UEF, Tanzania, United Republic Of
GIlford Hapanyengwi, University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe
Ivana Domazet, Institute of Economic Sciences, Serbia ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-3493-4616
Joseph Tan, McMaster University, Canada
Joyce Maphanyane, University of Botswana, Botswana ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-0414-3717
Marianne Greenfield, University of Phoenix, United States
Maurice Dawson, Illinois Institute of Technology, United States ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-4609-3444
Md Rakibul Hoque, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
MirHojjat Seyedi, Islamic Azad University (IAU), Iran, Islamic Republic Of ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-0742-9497
Muna Al-Razgan, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Prabir Panda, National Institute for Smart Government, India ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-4931-1980
Shaun Pather, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
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Contact
Alice Etim
Editor-in-Chief
International Journal of ICT Research in Africa and the Middle East (IJICTRAME)
Email: etima@wssu.edu