Digital literacy empowers women to take part in social causes, enables them to learn skills and helps in augmenting income and savings. Today, being literate is not enough. Literacy has now changed into digital literacy. Digital literacy has been defined as the ability of individuals and communities to understand and use digital technologies for meaningful actions.
‘We Think Digital: A Step Towards Digital Empowerment of Women’ is aimed at providing digital literacy training to 1,00,000 women across the nation. Its objective is to create digital leadership amongst women and help them use technology to empower. The programme has been designed with a focus on digital literacy and citizenship, addressing issues around privacy, safety, and misinformation.
Eligibility: The workshop is open to all aged 14 and above.
Objective: The workshop has been designed with the objective of creating digital literacy with a focus on addressing issues related to safety, privacy, and prevention of fraudulence. The workshop aims to inculcate awareness among the public for the management of information in a productive way in the digital world.
An E-Certificate will be provided by NCW to the participants who attend all the sessions.
11 to 14 January 2021 │ 2 to 3 pm IST
Register here: https://bit.ly/CPF11JAN
Contact details: email@example.com│+91 82811 32211
This is an initiative by Facebook, in partnership with the National Commission for Women (NCW) and Cyber Peace Foundation. Chinmaya VIshwavidyapeeth is an event partner for this programme in Kerala through its Department of Education.
National Commission for Women: The National Commission for Women is the statutory body of the Government of India, concerned with advising the government on all policy matters affecting women, that promote and safeguard women rights and law.
Cyber Peace Foundation: Cyber Peace Foundation is an award-winning, nonpartisan civil society organisation think-tank of cybersecurity and policy experts with the vision of pioneering Cyber Peace initiatives to build collective resiliency against cybercrimes and global threats to cyber warfare.
Facebook: Founded in 2004, Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to build a community and bring the world closer together.
Director, Operation and Strategy, Cyber Peace Foundation
Manager-Communications, Cyber Peace Foundation