Telecentre Women Digital Literacy Campaign

Details of the organization Foundation, Inc
Civil society entities

Information about the project
Telecentre Women Digital Literacy Campaign
Nearly half a million poor, grassroots women have successfully entered the digital age through the Telecentre Women Digital Literacy Campaign (TCW). TCW gave these women in over 80 countries, digital skills which opened up a multitude of opportunities for education, employment, and increased income. Read some of their stories on Led by Foundation and ITU, TCW is now implemented by over 140 partner organizations from 82 countries.
International implementation
Ongoing from 01/04/2011 to 31/12/2012
International Telecommunication Union, Microsoft, Intel, International Development Research Center, Information and Communications Technology Office of the Philippines, all the 6 Regional Telecentre Networks and over 140 other organizations globally

WSIS information
* Capacity building
  • Goal 1: Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Goal 3: Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Goal 8: Develop a global partnership for development
  • Training initiative