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The focus of women's empowerment is to provide access to technology tools and raise awareness of the importance of using these tools in all aspects of life, starting from personal skills development, to job creation. This allows women the ability to participate in the decision-making process that affects various life aspects. Learn More
 
Women Empowerment
ICT helps to provide strong tools for improving employment opportunities for young people, creating self-employment opportunities and helping to enhance the economic situation of women, persons with disabilities and marginalized groups. Learn More
 
Empowering Youth For Employment
Support for remote areas is one of the strategic objectives of the Egyptian ICT Fund, which is achieved through increasing access to remote, marginalized, and rural communities using ICT tools. Learn More
 
Developing Remote Areas
The Egyptian ICT Fund believes in the potential of technological tools in bridging the illiteracy gap, especially for the elderly, women and school dropouts, based on the role of technology in developing and supporting the elements of the educational process. Learn More
 
I.E & E- Learning
The Telemedicine Initiative seeks to improve the quality of health care services provided to citizens using technological solutions, while increasing access to these services in remote and rural areas. Learn More
 
Telemedicine
The Egyptian ICT Fund aims to create the right environment for the promotion and accessibility of Arabic digital content, as well as the development of community acceptance of the use of ICT in knowledge production for sustainable community development. Learn More
 
Knowledge Society
Empowerment of persons with disabilities is based on supporting this group with skills training and technological tools in order to create jobs that suit their needs and integrate them into society. Learn More
 
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هذه الجوائز هي تقديرات دولية وعربية ومحلية تعكس إنجازات ونجاحات الصندوق المصري لتكنولوجيا المعلومات والاتصالات، على مدار تاريخه، وشهادات تثبت كفاءة الأداء في المشروعات التنموية، واعتراف بمدى فاعلية تأثير هذه المشروعات في تعزيز جوانب التنمية المجتمعية.

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  • ICT Minister Witnesses Opening ‘She Can’
    The Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat has witnessed the opening ceremony of the fifth edition of “She Can 2020” women entrepreneurship annual event. The event is organized by Entreprenelle, under the auspices of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) and in collaboration with Microsoft Egypt, under the theme “Fresh Start”. It is attended by around 7000 participants, including public and inspiring figures and female entrepreneurs - small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) owners.

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  • ‘Qodwa-Tech’ Among Top Five WSIS Prizes 2020 Projects
    “Qodwa-Tech” initiative for empowering Egyptian women, of the Central Department for Community Development at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), has been listed among the world’s top five projects at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Prizes 2020, for “The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development” category, after competing with 20 other projects.

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  • نوادي تكنولوجيا المعلومات تنظم برنامجاً تدريبياً للمهارات المكملة التكنولوجية للشباب في المنطقة التكنولوجية ببني سويف
    في إطار تعزيز دور التكنولوجيا بصورة فعالة ومستدامة في التنمية المجتمعية؛ تقوم إدارة نوادي تكنولوجيا المعلومات التابعة للإدارة المركزية للتنمية المجتمعية بوزارة الاتصالات وتكنولوجيا المعلومات، بتنفيذ برنامجاً تدريبياً بالتعاون مع شركة "واحات السليكون" للمناطق التكنولوجية، لتطبيق نموذج تدريبي لتنمية القدرات والمهارات المكملة التكنولوجية للشباب لتأهيلهم من أجل تدريب طلاب الجامعات (TOT) في المنطقة التكنولوجية في بني سويف.

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  • a workshop on creating and setting up comprehensive development e-portals in Assiut and Kafr El Sheikh
    The Community Knowledge Management Department of the Central Department for Community Development at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) is organizing a workshop on creating and setting up comprehensive development e-portals in Assiut and Kafr El Sheikh, in collaboration with working teams from the two governorates’ general bureaus.

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  • MCIT and Aswan Governorate organize a number of awareness sessions on financial inclusion, safe internet, Info Lady and e-learning.
    Within the framework of the collaboration between the Central Department for Community Development at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) and Aswan Governorate, a number of awareness sessions on financial inclusion, safe internet, Info Lady and e-learning, are organized on March 1-6, as part of the ongoing activities of Qodwa-Tech initiative for empowering Egyptian women economically and socially. The sessions include raising awareness of financial inclusion, through explaining its concepts and discussing the importance of prompting the financial and digital inclusion of women and increasing their contribution to the development of the national economy. This aims to achieve the transformation into an integrated digital society that contributes to attaining sustainable comprehensive development in Egypt. Moreover, the sessions target raising awareness of the importance of e-learning as one of the approaches to digital transformation in digital knowledge and technology. The aim is to get learners to trust in the power of e-learning and introduce individuals and institutions to its benefits through encouraging civil society organizations, institutions and involved entities to promote e-learning. The sessions also introduce the “Info Lady” model and her role in digital marketing, as a model of the development of Egyptian women and their capabilities. This will help create a healthy competitive work environment for female entrepreneurs through selecting models of ambitious female entrepreneurs and training them on using IT applications. The aim is to qualify these women to guide and mentor other groups of female craftswomen, thus broadening the training scope and creating a sustainable model to support women economically and provide better marketing opportunities for them. As part of the efforts for raising awareness of the side effects of using Internet, the sessions also discuss safe Internet, through educating users and explaining how to maintain security on the Internet. This is in addition to providing a better understanding of the side effects of using Internet through listing the methods and steps to achieve security and safety in this virtual world. The sessions are part of the different activities of the cooperation protocol signed between the Central Department for Community Development at MCIT and Aswan Governorate, targeting empowering women using ICT and promoting e-learning industry.

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