By Doctor Ineke Buskens,Doctor Anne Webb,Angela Nakafeero,Dorothy Okello,Kazanka Comfort,Judite Mandlate,Grace Bantebya Kyomuhendo,Gisele Yitamben,Mina Tafnout,Olive Sifuna,Leila Hassanin,Gertrudes Macueve,Susan Bakesha,Lucia Ginger,Aatifa Timjerdine,Preciou
African ladies and ICTs explores the ways that ladies in Africa make the most of ICTs to facilitate their empowerment; even if in the course of the cellular village cellphone company, via net use, or via new profession and ICT employment possibilities. in response to the end result of a large examine undertaking, this well timed books beneficial properties chapters in response to unique fundamental box study undertaken via teachers and activists who've investigated occasions inside of their very own groups and nations. The dialogue comprises such concerns because the idea of ICTs for empowerment and as brokers of swap, ICTs within the struggle opposed to gender-based violence, and the way ICTs will be used to re-conceptualize private and non-private spaces.
ICT coverage is at the moment being made and applied all over the place Africa, however the authors argue that this can be occurring more often than not within the absence of transparent wisdom concerning the methods gender inequality and ICTs are impacting one another and that via turning into alert to a gender measurement in ICT advancements at an early level of the data revolution, we are able to hinder higher scaled bad results within the future.
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African Women and ICTs: Investigating Technology, Gender and Empowerment by Doctor Ineke Buskens,Doctor Anne Webb,Angela Nakafeero,Dorothy Okello,Kazanka Comfort,Judite Mandlate,Grace Bantebya Kyomuhendo,Gisele Yitamben,Mina Tafnout,Olive Sifuna,Leila Hassanin,Gertrudes Macueve,Susan Bakesha,Lucia Ginger,Aatifa Timjerdine,Preciou