Girls in ICT Day 2016

Girls participating in Girls in ICT Day at YTF’s Soacha Digital Village, Colombia

Girls participating in Girls in ICT Day at YTF’s Soacha Digital Village, Colombia

Gender equity is a critical issue globally.  YTF knows that technology equalizes the playing field for girls and reduces gender disparities.  YTF has a special focus on women and girl equity through the use of technology for education, and entrepreneurial development.   

 

A secondary school student speaking at Girls in ICT Day at YTF’s Owerri Digital Village, Nigeria

A secondary school student speaking at Girls in ICT Day at YTF’s Owerri Digital Village, Nigeria

For Girls in ICT Day 2016, YTF held events to commemorate the day at the Soacha Digital Village (Colombia), Owerri Digital Village (Nigeria), Wesezha Digital Village (Kenya) and Wakiso Digital Village (Uganda).

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Speaker from the Women in Technology Group, Winnie, at Safaricom speaks to our students from YTF’s Wezesha Digital Village attend a workshop at Nile Road secondary school for Girls in ICT Day

Learn more about these events here.

 

 

 

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