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Girls in ICT

GoDigitalSA Foundation in partnership with Varsity Genie, enactus, DUT and Microsoft, hosted Girls in ICT Day on Thursday, 25 April, 2019, at DUT's ML Sultan Campus in Durban.


International Girls in ICT Day, an initiative backed by all ITU Member States in ITU Plenipotentiary Resolution 70 (Rev. Dubai, 2018), aims to encourage and empower girls and young women to consider studies and car​eers in the growing field of ICTs,​ enabling both girls and technology companies to reap the benefits of greater female participation in the ICT sector.
International Girls in ICT Day is celebrated every year on the fourth Thursday of April (25 April in 2019​). The ITU Secretary General invites ITU Member States, Sector Members, Associates and Academia to organize events attracting as many girls and young women as possible.