ITU’s Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium Opens in Nairobi, Kenya


ITU’s global ICT Capacity Building Symposium yesterday opened in Nairobi, Kenya to focus on ICT training and skills development to empower youth leverage new opportunities in fast-growing digital economy. 

The event, which was organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), aims to formulate and optimize human capacity building strategies for the information and communication technology (ICT) sector, to improve’ digital skills and empower countries to take full advantage of it.

CBS-2016 discussions focused on new skills requirements in a changing world; innovative tools for education and learning; new digital learning methodologies including online learning through social media and MOOCs (massive open online courses); and the central role of academia in building skills in the digital era.


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