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Dr Salma Abbasi, Chairperson and CEO, eWorldwide Group, delivered the keynote ‘Innovation 4.0’, during the opening session of the STEM and Creativity Fest. in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Dr Salma emphasized that there are huge diverse opportunities for youth from the ‘4th Industrial Revolution’, which are embedded in the innovations that are fusing and integrating the physical, digital and biological spheres. She also stressed the need for Governments, Educational and Financial Institutions to update their policies and practices to ensure that holistic enabling environments are created for ‘start-ups and entrepreneurs’ to evolve and flourish across all sectors, particularly across the Agriculture value chain in Africa.
eWorldwide Group has successfully organized and delivered 4 innovative workshops during the STEM and Creativity Fest. on 26th - 27th June, 2019 in Kaduna State, Nigeria in collaboration with the ICT Hub
1. Introduction to Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Block Chain, What does it mean to you?
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Organized a dynamic and interactive thematic workshop on the growing global challenges of internet addiction – impact to the youth and a nation. A great debate with regulators from around the world on how regulations, policies and AI can be competently used to ensure balanced and safe engagement in digital space
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wr-HiZFwSC8&t=113s ...Read More
eWWG Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kaduna State Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, August 2017
Dr Salma Abbasi, Chairman eWorldwide Group and Mr Shahzad Akhtar, Managing Director VR1, signed an MoU with the Kaduna State Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.
Both parties agreed to work in collaboration to develop holistic strategies and innovative agric-centric project concepts for women, youth and marginalised communities, particularly people with disabilities to enable economic empowerment in agriculture and the digital society through innovation.
VR1 in collaboration with MoA&F will conduct Advocacy visits to traditional leaders to promote the importance and raise awareness of farming and growing nutritious foods to prevent malnutrition. Sensitization training will also be conducted for beneficiaries from 5 vulnerable groups including Mothers of SAM, widows, youth girls, youth boys and PWD.
Plans of establishing women Agric. entrepreneurs with self-sustainable business models were also agreed. VR1 will identify and bring to the table national and international funding required to support these projects in addition to Government funds to help establish strong foundations for the support of marginalised communities and help them become a part of GDP in Kaduna State and Nigeria.