Education

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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.

Selected schools in Uganda to showcase how to improve education using innovation

As part of World Education Week, Uganda's Wakadogo School will talk about a program that meaningfully engages families and the community to ensure children, especially girls, attend school and learn.

Championing access to education support

Snapplify’s cloud services tools help partners to champion access to education support Tenacious Tutors is one of several Snapplify partners utilising the edtech company’s technology to better support students.

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.

Cameroon plans to set up a digital library for universities

Cameroon's proposed digital library for state-owned universities is expected to facilitate access to digital documentation which is currently expensive for the country’s state universities given the very lean budgets they run on.

Cameroon’s online learning program gets a boost

As part of the first phase of the project, Evo-Solutions has made available 10,000 tablets and 1,000 video projectors to enable the production and dissemination of lessons to students online in Cameroon.

How the COVID-19 pandemic is changing Africa’s Digital Space

The impact of COVID-19 joins a long list of factors that expose Africa’s perceived economic backwardness; prompted by some of the infrastructures either lying in a poor state, being dormant, lagging on up-to-date trends or being summarily unavailable to the majority of the working population.