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ACWICT featured on the The Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF) 2017 edition guide on “Solutions That Save Lives and Support Development”
The guide offers a list of the most innovative solutions from mobile applications and data management tools to portable water purification treatments, solar powered energy supply and sustainable building materials for emergency shelter. It also includes innovations in emergency management, procurement and sourcing of essential aid supplies, healthcare equipment and medical devices, agriculture and education.
Investing technical IT skills in the young women of West Pokot makes good economic sense, as such the girls are now well endowed to become a reliable source of qualified personnel who are able to help address labor market – Ms. Constantine Obuya, ACWICT Executive Director.
In addition to providing coding skills to in –school students, we also endow them with reading materials as a way of giving back to society.
A strong mentorship network is the best ingredient to both immediate and long-term career goals for our youth. It also creates space to provide guidance on personal issues that in turn help them lead a rich life full of personal accomplishments. In all our training...
“My certificate is legitimate, no doubt the portal is of great value especially to the youth in Kenya,” says Adika Zaccheus
Over and above, the reading materials from the TukoWorks portal have impacted in me critical communication skills, as a result, for the first time I managed to secure employment as a sales executive with Delmonte Kenya Ltd. At work, I am able to utilize the internet in identifying qualifying leads that would help boost sales and sustain credibility in customers on the company’s products.