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Mentor Young Women, Girls in Cybersecurity, Technology Fields - Communications Minister

The Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has urged women who have made it in the cybersecurity and technology fields to serve as mentors to young women and girls.

That she said, would motivate young girls to pursue Information and Communication Technology careers and address the low representation of women in the cybersecurity and technology fields.

Digital Transformation Requires Investment and Infrastructure Development - Ursula

The Communications and Digitalisation Minister, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has said Ghana’s digital agenda needs infrastructure development and investment.

She made this known in her welcome address at the GhanaCARES Digitisation Readiness Workshop held in Accra on 2nd December 2021.

According to Mrs. Owusu-Ekuful, Ghana cannot be left out of the world’s technology agenda as it has become the new dimension for better progress of economic recovery from the COVID-19 effect.

Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation participates in Ghana Digital Innovation Week 2021

The Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation (MoCD) in partnership with the Vice President’s Office and the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) with support from GIZ on the 22nd of November 2021 organised the maiden edition of the Ghana Digital Innovation Week (GDIW) at the Accra International Conference Center (AICC).

Girls in ICT: 1000 Girls trained in the North East region

Ghana’s Communications and Digitalisation Minister, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has said the country needs to take deliberate steps to change the status quo which makes women and girls lag behind and unable to participate in the digital space; where there are gross inequalities in work and wages.

According to her, women overwork yet are underpaid, and many women do not find space to participate in decision making at all levels.

Thousand Girls in North-East Mentored -Girls in ICT Program

15th November 2021-Thousand girls from selected basic schools in the North East Region have participated in the mentorship program organised by the Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation (MOCD) as part of activities to climax its flagship program, Girls-In-ICT.

The Girls in ICT is an initiative of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), aimed at encouraging girls to opt for careers within Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs).

60,000 Females to benefit from Cyber Security Training in Three Regions

 
The Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation (MoCD) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Huawei Technologies, Ghana has educated Female Senior High Schools in the Ashanti Region on Cyber Security as part of the Ministry's Girls-in-ICT Program.
 
 The pilot programme covers two other regions- Eastern and Central regions.
 

Mentor Young Women, Girls in Cybersecurity, Technology Fields - Communications Minister

 
The Minister for Communications and Digitalisation, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has urged women who have made it in the cybersecurity and technology fields to serve as mentors to young women and girls.
 
That she said, would motivate young girls to pursue Information and Communication Technology careers and address the low representation of women in the cybersecurity and technology fields. 

60 female students benefit from Huawei programme

 
The Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation in collaboration with Huawei Technologies Ghana has launched the first all-women edition of the company’s global flagship Corporate Social Responsibility Programme, “Seeds for the Future”.
 

Ursula Awarded Digital Leader of The Year

 
Ghana’s Communications and Digitalisation minister, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has been awarded the Digital leader of the year at the 11th Ghana Information Technology & Telecom Awards (GITTA 2021) held in Accra.
 

Ursula Owusu to receive Digital Leader of the Year Award at GITTA 2021

 
Minister for Communications and Digitisation, Hon Ursula Owusu-Ekuful would be receiving the digital leader of the year award at the 11th Ghana Information Technology & Telecom Awards (GITTA 2021) scheduled for October 29th 2021 at the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra.
 

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