Tech training for young women: Kisumu, Lamu, Nakuru, Nairobi, Mombasa, Kilifi (deadline 27 July)

Do you know of any young women interested in technology and ICT? We are launching CodeHack Training for Young Girls in Kenya Covid-19 Edition, sponsored by UNESCO. The focus of the program is to attain the 10th SDG on reducing inequalities and the 5th SDG on gender equality target 5.1b that enhances the use of enabling technology, in particular information and communications technology, to promote the empowerment of women. The program targets young women aged 17-28 years in Kisumu, Lamu, Nakuru, Nairobi, Mombasa and Kilifi. Here is the application link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScAFreEF70s-mXSVKRuQhO01EDw2XPsdil3tGH7gjouPJ1-kw/viewform

The central focus of the CodeHack Training for Young Girls in Kenya – Covid-19 Edition program is to equip young women aged 17-28 years from Lamu, Mombasa, Kilifi, Nairobi, Kisumu and Nakuru with free employable mobile development, design thinking and entrepreurship skills. UNESCO in partnership with KNATCOM will support Pwani Teknowgalz to conduct the program.This activity will be implemented under UNESCOs Youth Mobile Programme and aligned with SDGs on Gender Equality, Education, Health, Access to Information, and Zero Hunger.

The application deadline is 27th July 2020 00.00 EAT

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