Gendered Voices from Africa and the Middle East: Gender and ICT Empowerment in Development
Salome Omamo and Patience Akpan-Obong
Time: Monday, March 12, 2012 14:30pm-16:00pm
Room: Conference C
The session addresses the role of ICTs in enhancing women’s participation in the development process, and the challenges and opportunities inherent in these technologies. It connects policy with practice by highlighting ways that women engage with ICTs in developing countries, and the potential for socioeconomic and political empowerment through the technologies.