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November 2019 Edition

The year is almost over and W.TEC is still waxing stronger with new milestones. It is our pleasure to share with you latest developments at W.TEC for the month of November.
Participants of the Girls Voices for Change Contest Awarded Prizes
Our participants in the global 2019 photography workshop for girls (Girls Voices for Change) at Lagos City College, Sabo – Yaba, Lagos were presented awards for their participation in the program. 
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W.TEC Joins Giving Tuesday 
The season of giving is here again, your kind donations towards our She Creates Camp on #GivingTuesday - Dec 3, will give W.TEC the opportunity to invest in the lives of more girls across Nigeria, who will become our Scientist and Technologist.  Please use the link below to learn more about She Creates Camp.

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W.TEC Set to Hold Safer Internet Workshops for Girls in 3 States for 2019
W.TEC is set to hold Safer Internet Workshops across 3 States of the Federation as part of her activities for 2019 - 16 Days of Activism for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.      Updates on proceedings will be of shared on social media.
   View Pictures from 2018 Workshops
UNIC & W.TEC Launch STEAMHer Series 
The United Nations Information Centre in Lagos in conjunction with W.TEC launched a monthly STEAM-workshop series for girls, aimed at bridging the gender gap in science and technology. 
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W.TEC's Executive Director, Appointed a Fellow of ICANN 
Mrs Oreoluwa Lesi recently attended the annual general meeting of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) held in Montreal Canada. She shares with us her experience at the prestigious event and her thoughts on being appointed a Fellow of the global organisation.
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How to Become a Computer Engineer in Nigeria
A lot of people out there are still wondering what computer engineering is all about. In this column we share with you an interesting write-up on how to become a Computer Engineer.
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One of the major tools we use in training our women and girls is the laptop. The purchase and maintenance of this critical device is highly challenging to our limited earnings. We Hereby call on well meaning Nigerians tto donate laptops to support our numerous training programs.
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Tech News...
FG Orders NCC to Cut Data Cost 
Recently the Federal government insisted that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) must work out modalities to reduce the price of data in the interest of Nigerians. Lets find out more about this crucial issue.
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A Visit of Two Tech Giants to Nigeria 
In one week two global tech giants visited Nigeria in search for new investment opportunities. Let's learn more about their visits. 
Jack Dorsey's Visit (Twitter)            Jack Ma's Visit (Alibaba)
First Artificial-Intelligence Book For Nigerian Schools Unveiled by DSN
At the recently held Artificial-Intelligence Summit in Lagos, Data Science Nigeria unveiled its first Artificial-Intelligence book for Nigerian elementary schools to boost tech education in Nigeria. 
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                Grant Opportunities in Tech
Linking up with the right seed funds can take your business to the next level towards 2020. Make it happen by reading what we've got for for you.
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