Join the celebrations of International Girls in ICT Day on 23 April 2015!

 

International Girls in ICT Day is an opportunity for girls and young women to see and experience ICTs in a new light encouraging them to consider a future in technology. To date, over 111,000 girls and young women have taken part in more than 3,500 events held in 140 countries around the world.  

Be part of the global movement and join the celebrations of International Girls in ICT Day on 23 April 2015! Click here to learn more about organizing an event!

 

Girls in ICT Day events

About

The Girls in ICT initiative of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is a global effort to raise awareness on empowering and encouraging girls and young women to consider studies and careers in ICTs. The initiative is committed to celebrate and commemorate the International Girls in ICT Day on the fourth Thursday of every April as established by the ITU membership.

The Girls in ICT Portal is a tool for girls and young women to get an insight into the ICT sector as well as for partners to understand the importance of the International Girls in ICT Day, developed by the Digital Inclusion programme of ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau.
 

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Profiles of women role models

  • Nirmita Narasimhan
    Programme Manager
    Centre for Internet and Society, India
  • Laina Raveendran Greene
    Founder and CEO
    GETIT, United States
  • Elinor Axelrod
    Program Manager at Microsoft
    NEXT, Microsoft R&D Center, Israel
  • Victoria Alonsoperez
    Co-founder
    IEETECH, Uruguay
  • Hen Fitoussi
    Senior Program Manager Lead at Microsoft
    NEXT, Microsoft R&D Center, Israel
  • Seema AlKabi
    Team Leader
    Information Technology Authority (ITA), Sultanate of Oman
  • Maria Teresa Camba
    Director for Operations
    Telecentre.org Foundation Philippines
  • Shira Weinberg
    Program Manager
    Microsoft, Israel R&D center
  • Suvi Lindén
    ITU´s Special Envoy to Broadband Commission for Digital Development
    The Broadband Commission, Finland
  • Mandlesilo (Mandla) Msimang
    Managing Director
    Pygma Consulting