Institute of Electronic and Telecommunications - Kyrgyz State Technical University
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 2012, April 26
"Girls in ICT" International Day was celebrated in Kyrgyzstan for the first time. The main goal of this event was to recruit girls and young women in ICT sector.
The mission of the event was to organize excursions, presentations and lectures on ICT, show its specifics and prospects for girls and young women. It allowed to demonstrate what is ICT and evaluate its opportunities
for future career.
Mr. Brahima Sanou, Director of ITU BDT visited Kyrgyzstan in the occasion of this Day. Also event was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Transport and Communications , State Communication Agency, Ministry of Education and Science, Mr. Orozobek Kaiykov, Head of ITU Area Office for CIS countries, Association of Communication Operators , representatives of leading telecom companies and schools
Presentations were made by:
Ms. Chynara Suyumbaeva,
Coordinator of «ICT for the development» Program in UNDP-Kyrgyzstan
Ms. Lira Samykbaeva,
Information Program Coordinator in the Soros Foundation-KyrgyzstanMs. Meerim Abekova,
Ms. Saltanat Osmonova,
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