Girls in ICT Day – Expanding Horizons, Changing Attitudes

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Girls in ICT Day – Expanding Horizons, Changing Attitudes

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 12:00pm

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Today the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, celebrates its annual Girls in ICT Day that aims to “empower and encourage girls and young women to consider studies and careers in the growing field of ICTs”.

The goal of this day is to “make girls and young women aware of the vast possibilities offered by ICTs and give them the confidence to pursue ICT studies and careers…[and] to raise awareness among parents, teachers and others influences in girls’ lives.”

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Keywords: Education | Dare2BDigital | Diversity & Inclusion | GAINS | Girls Achieving in Non-Traditional Subjects | STEM | Symantec | Techbridge | WAGGS | World Association of Girl Guides and Girls Scouts | girls in ict day

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