Intel Adds My Digital Journey to ‘She Will Connect’ Initiative
Intel has enhanced its “She Will Connect” initiative, an empowerment programme which help females to connect to opportunities using technology and also reduce the internet gender gap through an innovative combination of digital literacy training, with a game-infused digital platform.
Titilope Sonuga, Intel’s Ambassador for ‘She Will connect’, while hosting bloggers at a hangout session to discuss her milestones on the programme, share directions on new developments with them, and interact on issues around mentorships and entrepreneurship opportunities open to women in Nigeria, revealed that My Digital Journey, a game-infused digital platform to teach digital literacy skills and concepts of digital citizenship/ online safety has been added to make the program more interactive.
Digital Journey is an interactive platform which empowers users to learn in a mediated environment, the platform also features learning’s on representing yourself online; envisioning your goals and getting support to achieve them.
According to her , She Will Connect demonstrates Intel’s commitment to this action by not only providing digital literacy skills to girls and women, but also by pushing the concept of digital literacy forward through new, innovative and scalable models.