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The eWorldwide Group will be Organizing a Thematic Workshop “Global and Local Women Technopreneurs; Journey to Success” at WSIS Forum, Geneva, Switzerland on 19th March 2018 at 13.15 – 14.00
Over the past two decades, there has been great debate amongst development practitioners, policy makers, development agencies and civil society for th ...Read More
Dr. Salma Abbasi will be Participant at World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS), 19th March 2018
Dr. Salma Abbasi, Chairperson and CEO, eWWG will be participating as a Panelist at the workshop "Women in STEM as a business case for a better society ...Read More
The eWorldwide Group will be Organizing a Thematic Workshop “Practical Applications of ICTs Supporting Inclusion and Access to Information and Services, livelihoods for People with Disabilities” at WSIS Forum, Geneva, Switzerland on 23rd March 2018 at 11.00 am to 12.45 pm
Information Communication Technology (ICT) can play a tremendous role to provide access, information and inclusion of people with all types of disabil ...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.