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Foundation

Definition
Independent entity that is set up by an individual or group of individuals for a philanthropic purpose.
Source Definition
UIS Guide to measuring information and communication technologies (ICT) in education.
Data Source
Statistical unit of the Ministry of Education or, alternatively, national statistical office.

Fondation

Définition
Entité indépendante à vocation philanthropique créée par un individu ou un groupe d’individus.
Source de la définition
Guide de mesure pour l'intégration des technologies de l'information et de la communication (TIC) en éducation (ISU).
Source de données
Unité de statistique du ministère de l’éducation ou office national de statistique.

Fundación

Definición
Entidad independiente que es establecida por una persona individual o por un grupo de personas individuales con propósitos filantrópicos.
Fuente(s) de la definición
Medición de las tecnologías de la información y la comunicación (TIC) en educación - Manual del usuario (UIS).
Fuente(s) de datos
Unidades de estadística de los ministerios, departamentos o dependencias responsables de la educación o, en su defecto, de las oficinas nacionales de estadística.