SPECIAL PROGRAMS

ATC DIGITAL VILLAGES DIGITAL SKILLS FOR THE WORKPLACE BASIC DIGITAL LITERACY FOR NORTHERN NIGERIA

OUTCOMES

1500+ applicants

51 direct beneficiaries

5 SDG focused solutions built by the participants

97% of the beneficiaries gained experiential learning through internships.

The Digital Skills for the Workplace (DSFW) training is an initiative of Tech4Dev funded by GIZ to equip young Africans with the top 5 employable skills globally through onsite and online learning and experiential learning through internship placements. It was an 8-week training that cut across 5 learning tracks: Software Development, UI/UX Design, Product Management, Cybersecurity and Cloud Service Management.

OBJECTIVES

  • To provide skills for the future of work
  • To improve employability in young people across Nigeria
  • To provide access to jobs
  • To provide access to global opportunities
  • To close the digital skills gap