AFRICACOM TELECOMMUNICATIONS BLOGS
Read the latest blogs covering topics in the African telecommunications and connectivity industries, from AfricaCom, Africa's leading telecommunications event.
HOW YES4YOUTH IS USING TECH INNOVATION TO REDUCE SOUTH AFRICA’S YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT CRISIS
We sat down with Yes4Youth's CEO, Dr Tashmia Ismail-Saville, to discuss the importance of digitisation disrupting conventional training, using tech to reach youth during COVID-19, and building digital spaces to prepare the workforce of the future. Here are the highlights.
HOW TO CONNECT THE UNCONNECTED WITHOUT LEAVING WOMEN BEHIND
"Three main things keep women offline: One is affordability. The second is the lack of adequate digital skills for us to utilize the internet beyond just social media. The third is online gender-based violence."
Ahead of her session at Africa Tech Festival, we caught up with Onica Makwakwa, Alliance for Affordable Internet, to discuss the digital gender gap, and building meaningful connectivity for Africa.