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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Digital Skills Training For Africa

Google to Train a Million Young Africans in Digital Skills (+Video)

Google Africa via | May 24, 2016

According to Google, there'll be half a billion internet users in Africa by 2020. It sees this as a great opportunity for African businesses and digital entrepreneurs, but they've identified a gap in digital skills.
"To help close this knowledge gap, Google is pledging to train 1 million young people in Africa in digital skills in the next year, as part of our contribution to growing Africa's digital economy," Bunmi Banjo, Google Africa marketer and digital education lead, writes on the company's blog.

<more at; related articles and links: (+Video) (Dignify Africa: Kickstart Your Digital Hustle Today [beta]. Apply now for Digify Pro, a free 11 week digital marketing course currently in South Africa) and (A growth engine for Africa: Training 1 million young people in digital skills. April 12, 2016)>

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