Airtel Zambia, Smart Zambia partner on digital learning for girls

Wednesday 15 September 2021 | 13:50 CET | News
Airtel Zambia has partnered with Smart Zambia Institute to provide digital skills training to schoolgirls in the country, to encourage them to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Under the programme, hosted by Smart Zambia Institute, 150 girls selected from three provinces in Zambia will undergo digital skills training until the end of the year. Airtel Zambia will support connectivity for the sessions by providing routers and data for the duration of the project as well as provide mentors for the schoolgirls, plus job shadowing opportunities after the training.

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Companies: Airtel Zambia / Cisco
Countries: Zambia
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