JOBS AND OPPORTUNITIES
CALL FOR INTEREST: 2ND PHASE OF CITI’S WOMEN IN ICT PROJECT
The Cape IT Initiative is looking for Women owned ICT companies for the 2nd Phase of the Women in ICT project. This phase of the project is aimed at female ICT entrepreneurs who have their own ICT companies. One ICT company will be selected and be nurtured for one year in terms of business growth and promotion. The project will aim to encourage women to become IT entrepreneurs as well as facilitate their business growth by providing them with funding options, mentorship as well as business premises.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR US$100,000 DEVELOPMENT GATEWAY AWARD
The Development Gateway Foundation is calling for nominations for its US$100,000 prize for outstanding achievement in the use of information and communication technologies to improve lives in developing countries. Sponsored in part by Intel Corporation, this year’s Development Gateway Award is focusing on initiatives that empower or improve the conditions of youth.
GSM ACADEMY - BSS O&M TRAINING FOR AFRICAN PROFESSIONALS
Starting October 2, 2006, TOP will provide a GSM curriculum for Expert Training on BSS Operation & Maintenance. The boot camp includes 3 months of lectures and hands-on labs and is completed by 6 months of apprenticeship at a European GSM network operator. This heavily sponsored program targets on African engineers / technicians to improve their job possibilities in their home countries.