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Microsoft’s AppFactory program is Empowering Africa’s young developers with skills and modern technologies

Microsoft 4Afrika Academy dean, Lutz Ziob talks about the AppFactory Program The idea of the Microsoft 4Afrika AppFactory is to bridge the gap of Africans who understand and use modern technologies and platforms. Making them highly employable with modern developer and digital skills in this era of digital transformation. Microsoft started with

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Empowering refugees

Empowering refugees in Malawi through the Microsoft AppFactory initiative with UNHCR

The Microsoft AppFactory initiative with UNHCR is empowering refugees to create applications that solve real challenges faced by their community  Noah Ndahirwa and his friends are developing a software which will digitalise operations at the Dzaleka Camp Clinic. The clinic like many other rural clinics still work manually. The Dzaleka Microsoft AppFactory is

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Microsoft delivers on promise

Microsoft delivers on promise, Equips rural school with All-Inclusive Computer Lab

In partnership with local education partners, Microsoft has delivered on its promis to equip rural school with equipment  We shared on the story of the teacher who drew Microsoft Word on a chalkboard and got Microsoft's attention. Microsoft's promised to provide tools through its local partners in Ghana.  Microsoft then hosted

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AppFactory in Nanyuki

Microsoft 4AFrika, Mawingu Networks partner to develop local skills with AppFactory in Nanyuki, Kenya

Microsoft launches new AppFactory in Nanyuki, Kenya in partnership with Mawingu Networks Ltd This new partnership with Mawingu Networks will help develop Digital skills, Coding capabilities and employability of graduates in Nanyuki. It will also work with local businesses to develop unique solutions that meet their specific needs. Microsoft 4Afrika's initiative focuses

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Microsoft Kaizala App

Mawingu Networks is using Microsoft Kaizala App to boost productivity and cut costs

Using Microsoft Kaizala App, Mawingu Networks boosts productivity and cut costs Mawingu Networks Limited are one of the early testers of Microsoft's Kaizala app in Kenya before its official launch. Based in Kenya, Mawingu Networks focuses on connecting rural and unconnected communities in Africa to the internet. By using TV Whitespaces; a

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Mauritius Cloud Camp

Win a Microsoft Cloud Society Trip to 2018 Mauritius Cloud Camp

An opportunity to join the Mauritius Cloud Camp, Learn how to win an all-expenses-paid trip Interested or building a career in cloud solutions and technology? Participate in the Microsoft Cloud Society contest and win an exclusive all expenses paid trip to a cloud camp in Mauritius. Microsoft's invitation says; Here’s your chance to

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Richard Akoto

Transforming learning and impacting student skills, Microsoft Invites Richard Akoto to Singapore

Microsoft hosts Richard Akoto at its 2018 Microsoft Global Education Exchange Summit (E2) conference taking place in Singapore You surely have come across the post or image about a teacher who drew Microsoft Word on a chalkboard. No? Really? Not yet? Okay let's catch up.  Richard Appiah Akoto an ICT junior high

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