In marking Girls in ICT Day 2016, Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) appreciates Women working in ICT and encourages more girls and women to go into ICT industry and profession.
NCS URGES all stakeholders and the Nigerian people to push for more women in ICT. IN YOUR OWN SPHERE DO YOUR OWN BIT!!
NCS is committed to breaking barriers hindering the entry and progress of girls and women in ICT …
THINK AND ACT like 21st century citizens … Culture, thinking and attitudes must change in homes, at work – at all levels…. Welcome to the age of digital innovation…..without women the nation aspiring to be digital fights at half strength…
digital is gender-less, so who made networking or database development masculine??? STOP THE STEREOTYPING!! STOP THE CELEBRATION OF IGNORANCE
For ICT to deliver real benefits, inclusion, diversity matters in the amazing world of technology…
THE NEED FOR 21ST CENTURY THINKING IS HUGE – there is no gender in digital infrastructure, technologies, software, hardware, web development, tech support, innovation
NCS calls for effective leverage on the ideas, insights and strengths of women in ICT Inspire and Educate. the place of progress must CHALLENGE OUTDATED ATTITUDES!!
Remember the Chinese proverb that says “When sleeping women wake, mountains move“.
Happy Girls in ICT Day to Nigerian girls and women in ICT!