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Digital Transformation of Labour Initiative

E-learning platform enhances technical/vocational education in Viet Nam. Improves digital, soft, entrepreneurial skills access for low-skilled workers, reaching 13K+ learners., most of them internal women migrants.


African Girls Can Code Initiative

The programme aims to empower and equip 2,000 African women and girls between 17-25 with digital literacy skills over the course of four years, putting them on track for careers in the ICT sector.


Gender & Identity Platform

UNOCT’s developing user-led platform on Connect & Learn for gender and intersectionality.


Digital Skills Bootcamp

Promoting employment opportunities in the technology sector through customized digital skills.


Empowering Rwandan Agri-preneurs Digitally

In Rwanda, FAO supports youth and women to be the next generation of digitally literate agri-preneurs. Building digital skills and innovation capabilities is part of a broader effort to build enabling environments in agribusiness.


QR Codes: Digital Upliftment for Youth & Women

Boosting contactless payment methods and financial inclusion.

UN Women

Leveraging Digitalization for Women-Owned Businesses

UN Women and Pulse Lab Jakarta’s case study showcased how digitalization supports women-owned micro and small businesses coping with COVID-19.


Digital Solutions Empower Nepalese MSMEs

UNCDF launched a project to increase digital literacy among Nepalese micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs), particularly women-led businesses, improving access to e-commerce platforms.

UN Women

Digital Power: Uplifting Rural Women’s Resilience

Market-led innovation and digital tech are used for climate risk management and resilience building. Tailored to rural women in Haiti, Liberia, Malawi, Mali and Senegal, pilots include mobile financial literacy, early warning, crop insurance.


FUT-Tourism: Reinventing Post-Pandemic Tourism

FUT-Tourism bolsters tourism-focused MSMEs impacted by COVID-19, propelling digital transformation, gender equality, job creation, and economic diversification through a ‘Blue Economy for Green Islands’ model.


Oky App: The First Co-created Period Tracking App Co-created for Girls

Oky mobile app (open source, free, inclusive) provides girls with information about their periods in fun, creative and positive ways. Oky is girl-centered and educates girls about MHH; it has reached 250,000 girls already.


LAC Gender Equality Observatory: Parity in Focus

The Gender Equality Observatory for Latin America and the Caribbean provides comprehensive, strategic gender inequality indicators on international gender-equality goals.


Bridging the Digital Gender Divide: eTrade for Women

The UNCTAD-led eTrade for Women initiative empowers female e-entrepreneurs through regional networks, providing resources to leverage e-commerce opportunities, reduce the gender digital divide and address funding disparities.


Zambia Rural Finance Expansion Programme

A programme supporting rural men, women, and youth in accessing digital financial services and market information.


MICI’s Modernization with Panama Exporta

The Panama Exporta platform, launched by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MICI), aims to improve exports and will soon provide statistics on women in the export ecosystem.


Skills4Girls: Girl-centered solutions for unlocking the potential of adolescent girls

Empowering adolescent girls and young women through girl-centered programming, focusing on building STEM, digital and life skills, safe spaces, mentorship, and access to technology to support girls transition from learning to earning.

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