Digital Literacy

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Cameroon digital skills program for better employability

Participants gathered in Cameroon’s economic capital, Douala, for a training session that was organized by the country’s National Agency for Information and Communication Technologies (ANTIC) with technical support from the Africa Groups of US tech giants, Microsoft and Facebook.

Digital illiteracy contributes to youth unemployment in South Africa

Most young people from disadvantaged backgrounds in South Africa continue to be denied access to information and communications technology because of poor infrastructure and the digital divide.

Facebook has announced a virtual digital literacy skills program for Africa

Facebook has launched “My Digital World” to meet digital literacy needs across Africa. The question is whether such an important task should be the responsibility of private companies.

Schools in Nigeria lack the curriculum to expose children to digital skills

Despite the presence and potential impact of digital technology in their lives, Nigerian children’s digital practices are hampered by a lack of proper support from their homes and in school.