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TCF's Entrepreneurship for Telecentres Program to empower communities worldwide through entrepreneurial initiatives

We’re bringing our Entrepreneurship and ICTs course directly to communities across the globe! Through our Entrepreneurship for Telecentres Program, we'll be providing telecentres, libraries and other ICT access points the opportunity to transform their centers into training outlets for innovation and entrepreneurship. READ MORE

Chile becomes 1st country in LATAM to adopt SparkLab model

In March this year, the first SparkLab in Latin America will open its doors to local micro-entrepreneurs and young talents of Huechuraba district in Santiago, a unique area of the city that unites one of Chile’s largest concentrations of corporate headquarters and home to one of the most vulnerable and underserved neighborhoods in Chile’s capital. READ MORE

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A4AI to launch Affordability Report 2014 at Mobile World Congress on March 4

The Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) will launch the second edition of its centerpiece publication, the Affordability Report 2014, at GSMA's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain on March 4, 2015 in an event to be co-hosted by A4AI member Ericsson. The event will feature a brief presentation of the report's key findings plus a lively and insightful panel discussion with high-level government officials and key stakeholders from around the globe, to include: Omobola Johnson, Nigeria’s Minister of Communication Technology; Allan Ruiz, Costa Rica’s Minister of ICT; Ann Mei Chang, Executive Director of USAID’s Global Development Lab; and Jean Philbert Nsengimana, Rwanda’s Minister of Youth & ICT.

Among the…


Posted by Cuchie Echeverria on February 26, 2015 at 11:00pm

Picture It! UN Women and European Commission launch comic competition on gender equality

UN Women and the European Commission, together with the Belgian Development Cooperation and UNRIC, are launching a Comic and Cartoon Competition on Gender Equalitypdf (409 kB). The Competition is part of the UN Women campaign “Empowering Women – Empowering Humanity: Picture It!” celebrating the 20th anniversary of the historic Fourth World Conference on Women that took place in Beijing in 1995.

Affirmed by 189 countries, the outcome of the Conference, the Beijing Platform for Action, considered to be the most…


Posted by Seu Yapa on February 25, 2015 at 1:00am

Free Isn’t Sustainable: South Africa’s Entrepreneurs Find a Force Multiplier in Communities

Since I began writing about the Siyafunda Community Technology Centres (CTC), this group’s accomplishments in training and educating people in South Africa have been nothing short of spectacular. I recently talked with founding director, Ahmed Ismael, for an update on 2014 activities, and a look ahead to next year. What I find most groundbreaking about this organization is its cascading impact across the country.

Siyafunda CTC has opened almost 100 community knowledge centres, created 300 employment opportunities for centre management, and…


Posted by Cleopa Timon Otieno on February 24, 2015 at 2:40am

Take Action by March 5 to end global gender technology gap

It’s time to flip the script for women and girls leading science and technology innovation globally. Women must be equal participants, leaders, and shapers in an increasingly connected world. Right now, women around the world are too often excluded from the global technology revolution. The result: more inequality, less innovation, and solutions that leave women out.


Take action to demand an equal future for women and girls in science and technology, which will result in a better world for all. Join UN Women and the Global Fund for Women to remove barriers to equal access to and control of technology for women and girls worldwide. Sign the petition to end the global gender technology gap by March 5th by calling on governments, regional…


Posted by Cuchie Echeverria on February 19, 2015 at 11:33am


Flavor of the Month of November: "How has TCF helped you or your organization in the last 5 years?” 13 Replies

Dear member,As Foundation (TCF) will be celebrating its 5th Anniversary this November, we would love to hear from you particularly on how TCF has helped you or your organization in the last 5 years.  We kindly request that you share with us what were the initiatives that have benefited you the most. We…Continue

Tags: discussion, forum, Flavor of the Month, impact, anniversary

Started by Seu Yapa in Flavor of the Month. Last reply by Seu Yapa Nov 23, 2014.



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