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Sympathy on the Residenst River Benue Bank Communities

We at EWERDIMA, would like to express our deepest sympathy to the families and friends of the people living in Kaamem, Wadata, Idye Village, Agboughoul, Atsusa Media Village, Gyado Villa and Kucha Utebe that have been affected by the recent flood. We would also like to commend the community leaders and the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) for raising the alert signal accompanied with proactive response. Disasters regardless of the magnitude shall not be overlooked. Every disaster requires collective response…

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Enhancing Knowledge and Skills in Ugandan Students

Technology demands in Uganda are changing. 30% of students who join university for ICT courses have less or no knowledge of technical experience regards to programming. Schools in the city have tremendously benefited from the technology and ICT boom that is sky rocketing leaving rural areas of Uganda untapped and unexposed to the demand of ICT skills and training. Imagine students dreaming to become computer geeks and programmers but are shadowed by the environment characterized by inadequate resources and human…

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Please Steal This Blog Post

At ILICIT Africa, we believe that free access to information is a human right. The Internet has dramatically enhanced our ability to exercise this right, but unfortunately most humans cannot access the Internet. Today, over 4.3 billion people cannot connect to the Internet at all and another roughly 1 billion people have their Internet connections censored or monitored. A world where only 20% of humans have truly free access to digital information is unacceptable. That is why we support the…

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Statement on the disaster brought by the EarthQuake in Nepal

On behalf of the EWERDIMA Team, I would like me pass our deepest condolences on the families and friends of the deceased during 7.8 magnitude quake struck an area of central Nepal between the capital, Kathmandu, and the city of Pokhara affecting the Victims in India, Bangladesh, Tibet and Mount Everest where the Avalanches were triggered. According to the Nepalese information minister who told the BBC that 1,500 people had been killed in the disaster, but that the true casualty…

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Innovation for Youth Employment in Africa

With the trending challenges in Africa, it was a great pleasure to organise the Ashoka Changemakers bootcamp that was held at Hive Colab. The event was greatly made possible by Ashoka, Mastercard and Hive Colab cordially provided the venue for the event as ILICIT Africa conducted the on ground mobilization and preparation for the event with support from Vincent from Regional Director of Youth Years Ashoka and ThienVien from the Ashoka Changemakers team. The bootcamp brought together 19 Changemakes from…

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ILICIT Africa gets approval to set up ICT Centre in Bududa

Amidst the growing trends in technology, On January 2015, ILICIT Africa was granted an approval to set up the ICT Hub. Bududa District is located in the eastern part of the Eastern. Region of Uganda. The district comprises one county, seven sub-counties. After evaluating the impact of the project and the hub will boost and help the people of Bududa area match the global development and help the community understand the importance and relevance of Education, ICT and Technology for…

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EWERDIMA gets support to build Disaster Prototype

Disasters happen in our day to day lives. The challenge is that there is no adequate mechanism for communicating anticipated disaster information to the potential victims under threat. EWERDIMA Stands for Early Warning Early Response Disaster Management.  For the development of the EWERDIMA Device, the EWERDIMA team has received an inkind  support from Arduino towards the development of the EWERDIMA Unit prototype. The prototype will be used in the designing of the final device that will be installed in different…

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Optimizing Technology in Rural Areas of Uganda

During An Anxio Mina’s working with research associate Daniel Nanghaka, time in Uganda – An spent approximately two and a half weeks total in northern Uganda at Aber Youth Center taking closer looks at different models for engaging youth with technology. The Training of Trainers (TOT) model is a commonly-applied one in youth centers in Uganda. Basing on a focused group of 20 youth and 5 trainers; and each trainer training 4 youth around a single laptop or computer. This…

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Talks with CCDI

Daniel the founder of Ignite Africa started this week on a remarkable note. He had a chat with David Ayesiga the founding partner and Managing Director of Computer Career Development Initiative – CCDI. It was about the support that can be granted to the development of Ignite Africa with a goal of bridging the digital divide and extending the services enjoyed in the urban areas to the rural areas. David highlighted the need to build the capacity of the rural…

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Daniel the Founder of ILICIT Africa

Behind every gain in Life there is always a sacrifice. There are many things to learn in the African Context ranging from culture to innovation. To experience the gist of the true experiences of Innovation, you have to go deep to the roots to find the cause of the Innovation. At Ignite Africa we take you down the origins of Africa by exploring, African culture as we bridge the digital divide gap. These experiences come deep from the natural experience…

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