By Doctor Ineke Buskens,Doctor Anne Webb,Angela Nakafeero,Dorothy Okello,Kazanka Comfort,Judite Mandlate,Grace Bantebya Kyomuhendo,Gisele Yitamben,Mina Tafnout,Olive Sifuna,Leila Hassanin,Gertrudes Macueve,Susan Bakesha,Lucia Ginger,Aatifa Timjerdine,Preciou
African girls and ICTs explores the ways that ladies in Africa make the most of ICTs to facilitate their empowerment; no matter if in the course of the cellular village cellphone company, via web use, or via new occupation and ICT employment possibilities. in line with the end result of a wide examine venture, this well timed books gains chapters in response to unique fundamental box examine undertaken by means of lecturers and activists who've investigated events inside their very own groups and international locations. The dialogue contains such matters because the concept of ICTs for empowerment and as brokers of swap, ICTs within the struggle opposed to gender-based violence, and the way ICTs can be used to re-conceptualize private and non-private spaces.
ICT coverage is presently being made and applied in every single place Africa, however the authors argue that this can be occurring normally within the absence of transparent wisdom concerning the methods gender inequality and ICTs are impacting one another and that by way of changing into alert to a gender measurement in ICT advancements at an early level of the data revolution, we are able to hinder better scaled bad results within the future.
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African Women and ICTs: Investigating Technology, Gender and Empowerment by Doctor Ineke Buskens,Doctor Anne Webb,Angela Nakafeero,Dorothy Okello,Kazanka Comfort,Judite Mandlate,Grace Bantebya Kyomuhendo,Gisele Yitamben,Mina Tafnout,Olive Sifuna,Leila Hassanin,Gertrudes Macueve,Susan Bakesha,Lucia Ginger,Aatifa Timjerdine,Preciou