ICDL Africa Forum 2023
25 October 2023
The prestigious ICDL Africa Annual Forum, set to take place in the vibrant city of Kigali, Rwanda, scheduled for Wednesday, 25th October 2023. In today’s digital age, digital literacy has become a necessary skill for everyone. Unfortunately, not everyone has access to the necessary resources and training to acquire these skills. The ICDL Africa Forum 2023 aims to address this issue by bringing together stakeholders to discuss these challenges and opportunities in promoting digital literacy across different sectors in Africa. This event will bring together ICDL Africa key stakeholders from more than 30 countries across Africa. The ICDL Africa Forum serves as a platform for thought-provoking discussions on the role and necessity of digital skills in the African workforce. This year’s forum will focus on addressing the challenges posed by the Digital Skills gap, a crucial contributor to the advancement of knowledge-based economies. Through interactive sessions and expert panels, we will collectively explore strategies to fortify digital literacy levels in the workforce, thereby ensuring Africa’s future prosperity. The overarching theme for this year’s forum is “Digital Literacy for all: Tackling challenges and overcoming barriers in Africa.”
ICDL Africa Digital Explorer 2023
May – July 2023
The ICDL Africa Digital Explorer 2023 is an exciting student competition designed to promote ICDL and its comprehensive programs. Initially launching in Kenya and Uganda in the second quarter of 2023, this competition aims to raise digital competency and skills awareness among schools in these territories. The campaign’s central message revolves around “The importance of Digital Literacy for the African future workforce.”.
ICDL Africa Forum 2021
The event took place on the 27th October 2021 from Kigali Rwanda, at Ubumwe Grande Hotel and online.