2016 Girls in ICT Day

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MindAfrica Leadership Initiative
Civil society entities

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2016 Girls in ICT Day
Girls in ICT
Girls in ICT was a 1-day program that empowered secondary school girls mainly from underserved schools, between the ages of 13–17 years with knowledge and skills to influence their career decisions and enhance academic success. The event held on the 28th of April, 2016 in Port Harcourt, Nigeria and was attended by 103 girls who interacted with leading female role models in ICT professions; participated in hands-on workshops and seminars, and gained insight into the fields of ICT and the opportunities they offer.
Local implementation: Nigeria, Port Harcourt
Completed from 28/04/2016 to 28/04/2016
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  • Goal 4: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities 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
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  • Programme