Seasons Greeting from W.TEC. 
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                         Seasons Greetings from W.TEC

The board and staff of the Women's Technology Empowerment Centre (W.TEC) wishes all friends, supporters and participants  a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
We extend her heartfelt gratitude to all our 2016 sponsors and supporters who have contributed immensely to the great achievements and success of W.TEC in 2016, including:
Intel, IREX, Oracle, GE, MainOne, TakingITGlobal, Laureates College, Lagos State Ministry of Education  PepsiCo Foundation, National Library Lagos, University of Lagos and
countless individual donors who supported our programmes
with cash and in-kind donations.

Some of our 2016 highlights include:

  • Hosting the W.TEC Girls Technology Camp for the 9th consecutive year
  • Organising the 'Staying Safe Online' seminar series for 3,500 girls and teachers across 10 secondary schools
  • Our afterschool technology club - the W.TEC Academy -  reached over 220 girls in 20 Lagos state public secondary schools
  • Provided technology training for 36 librarians to support the evolution of Nigerian public libraries into modern information hubs and safe spaces where girls can access technology
  • W.TEC staff attended international conferences including in Kenya, Morocco, Ghana, Italy and Sweden
  • W.TEC successfully applied for the GlobalGiving Accelerator and was rewarded with a permanent fundraising spot on the world's foremost online crowdfunding community
  • Launched the Digital Marketing workshop series for women entrepreneurs
  • Hosted 2 well-attended events at Social Media Week Lagos
  • W.TEC staff featured at over 25 public speaking engagements, with a reach of  over 2,900 people
  • In all, W.TEC's programmes reached 4,261 girls, women and teachers

W.TEC thanks you for all your support in 2016 and looks forward to a fulfilling journey in 2017.


Copyright © 2016 Women's Technology Empowerment Centre, (W.TEC) All rights reserved.

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