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Champion Projects

Category 4 — AL C4. Capacity building (5 Projects)

"ABC" of the Internet - A Program to Teach Older Users and People with Disabilities to Work on a Computer and on the Internet
Public Join-Stock Company "Rostelecom" (PJSC "Rostelecom")Russian Federation

The ABC of the Internet program helps to solve a number of social problems:  improvement of the quality of life through acquiring computer skills and Internet experience;  facilitating access of pensioners to government electronic services through the … more »


IT Girls initiative, supported by the UN, UNDP, UNICEF and UN Women which aims to increase the number of girls and women in the STEM area. The most number of events were focused on children, in the form of workshops in elementary schools across Bosnia a… more »

Mobile Connectivity for Teachers in Poor and Remote Areas Project
National Council for Educational PromotionMexico

CONAFE is a part of the Mexican Ministry of Education (SEP), and for the last 51 years has delivered educational services in the poorest, most disadvantaged, and remote areas of the country where SEP cannot establish a public kindergarten, elementary, or… more »

SMART Sistas Girls ICT Camp, Girls Mobile App Training Program & Girls Robotic Team
SMART Sistas Committee (Inc.)Vanuatu

The Situation for ICT in Vanuatu is there is a lack of information communication technology training to empower girls ages 11-15 to become leaders in the ICT field. The SMART Sistas (Sisters Mastering Advanced Real Technology) ICT Camp for girls strive… more »

Women, technology and the 2030 Agenda
Consorcio Universitario del Centro Asociado a la UNED en TudelaSpain

In this project, actions have been carried out in the three spheres of action that the 2030 Agenda indicates for a higher education centre: * Training: it addresses the trinomial of Women, technology and the 2030 Agenda, analysing the need for digital te… more »