Presentation on theme: "+ Women In Technology Uganda Inspire. Teach. Create https://witug.orghttps://witug.org| Phone: +256782861382 | VisionMission."— Presentation transcript:
+ Women In Technology Uganda Inspire. Teach. Create https://witug.orghttps://witug.org| Phone: | VisionMission support women’s local capacity building and skills development in Technology and Business in Uganda by offering a collaborative environment for training, mentorship, and knowledge sharing in order to drive economic development in the region. Founded : 2011, Registered non profit in 2012
+ WHO Young women ages 7-12 (PRI), (SS), (U) OUTCOMES: -Social Development through Apps like Nakazade, Sindika, roadconexion - Employment -Girls taking more interest in formal ICT classes (less absenteeism) -Young Girls taking up science courses –higher educ -Ability to create an application
+ Challenges Turning the program into more than just an after class, Schools authorities not seeing value (possible solution- natcom) Creating Manuals that are world class- too much info available Costs of running the program Not enough skilled people Trainers
+ Partnering Getting program into formal school system Joint creation of standardized training Manuals Partnering=Credibility (recognition and easier entry into schools) Cost sharing- supporting activities Creation of joint activities like Technical expertise Joint introduction to other African countries ie Rwanda, Tanzania, Burundi………..