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Market Women And Farmers Need ICT In The New Economy- Ursula Owusu
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Market Women And Farmers Need ICT In The New Economy- Ursula Owusu

The new economy needs the use of technology in trade and business activities to make a good living hence the role of government in ensuring ICT education for girls across the country. These are words of the Minister for Communications and Digitalisation, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful to the female students participating in the Bono Regional Girls in ICT initiative. One thousand girls are benefiting from the Bono region’s programme which is part of the quest by government to bridge the gender gap in technology with support from the Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communication, GIFEC. “The direction in which the world is moving demands the use of ICT, whatever you want to do, even as a farmer or trader, ICT education is very important. ICT has become an enabler in the new economy and governme...