Training Digital Leaders Program

Details of the organization
Knowledge and Information Society - Secretariat of Communications and Transportation
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: Yes
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: Yes

Information about the project
Training Digital Leaders Program
The Training Digital Leaders Program seeks to strengthen and professionalize digital community centers staff and promote social and economic development through ICTs. In 2013, more than 850 digital leaders were trained based on a standard that is recognized by the Ministry of Public Education. The training certification includes social promotion, digital skills and digital center management. Digital leaders around the country will become community activists that promote ICT literacy in digital community centers. The online training of over 6,000 digital leaders will be permanent through the website, were they will be able to share knowledge, experiences and build identity.
National implementation: Mexico
Ongoing from 07/02/2012 to 31/12/2013

WSIS information
* Capacity building
  • Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all
  • Goal 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • Goal 8: Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all
  • Programme