WTEC 2017

Details of the organization
Women's Technology Empowerment Center
Civil society entities

Information about the project
WTEC 2017
W.TEC supports the 16 Days of Activism movement for the past 8 years, by organizing online safety workshop for secondary schools girls in Lagos State. The 2017 campaign for the first time featured online safety workshops for ladies too which certainly was a big plus for W.TEC’s annual campaign’s reach and impact. The workshop modus operandi involves a one-hour presentation featuring a two-session program. The first session is an online safety session followed by a side attraction session on self -defense of techniques for females this session indeed is very popular among the participants at every single workshop. The programme was conducted 6 secondary schools with a total outreach of 2,750 girls and 350 women at 2 higher institutions.
Local implementation: Nigeria, The programme was held in Lagos - Mainland
Completed from 26/10/2017 to 17/12/2017
W.TEC sponsored this programme.

WSIS information
* Capacity building
  • Goal 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • Goal 16: Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies
  • Project
  • Training initiative