ACWICT News

So much has been happening at ACWICT

Event: ICT For Development Career Fair in Nairobi, Kenya

Venue: All Saints Time : 9am - 12.30pm The ICT4Development career fair aims at exposing young women and youth to employment and entrepreneurial opportunities through different opportunities to capacity build through our different programs under the solution for...

ACWICT Receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Grant

Through the grant, ACWICT will work with 1,000 high potential but disadvantaged young women from poor and disadvantaged households in Kenya to enable them pursue careers in computer science and computer science-driven fields.

Passion Meets Opportunity – How a Great Mechanic was Born

A success story from Mercy who against all odds is now gainfully employed as a mechanic in Kisumu. Out of 900 applicants, she was among the 15 selected to join the prestigious Toyota Nairobi Academy after completing DREAMS Vusha Girls.

The U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator visits ACWICT in Kisumu

We hosted the delegation at one of our 6 Vocational Training Centres. 69 girls were in training at the time undertaking courses in Hair Dressing & Beauty Therapy, Electrical & Electronic, Food & Beverage, Motor Vehicle, Fashion & Design, Building & Technology as well as Information Communication Technology.

ACWICT receives an award from Intel®

Our focus was to give hands-on practical skills rather than just teaching basic computer skills, we tackled how participants could use technology to gain meaningful employment, enhance their careers or start a business.

St. Johns Community Centre Visit from DREAMS

In anticipation of the visit by the Secretary of State Mr. Rex Tillerson, ACWICT was nominated among other partners under the DREAMS partnership initiative to be part of the DREAMS implementing partners would demonstrate the success of the program. ACWICT implements...

ACWICT commemorates the International Day for the Girl Child

Introduction The International Day for the Girl Child is a very special day not only for girls, the government and organizations working towards improving the quality of lives for girls around the globe. It gives all parties the opportunity to reflect upon...

Edith – From a house help to a business owner

After completing a course in Fashion and Design with ACWICT, my group and I were declared winners of the Ngazi Entrepreneurship competition. Today we are all working on our business with increased earning