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How to Address Gender in Your ICT Projects

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Submitted by Michael Riggs on Wed, 28/03/2012 - 10:48
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ICTs can be the source of empowerment to women, but they are not a silver bullet that will overcome traditional disparity based on gender.

Follow the link below for a video, speaker bios and power point slide.

In the video, featured speakers Siobhan Green, CEO Sonjara, Inc. and Ann Mei Chang, Sr. Advisor for Women and Technology at US Dept of State focus on:

• Common challenges that prevent women from accessing ICTs
• How to measure gender in ICT projects
• How to use technology to address traditional gender barriers in international development

This comes from the GBI Tech Talks series, supported by USAID.