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ICT and STEM education

Implementable and scalable initiatives for ICT integration in education to address the gaps and inadequacies in schools’ science, technology, English and mathematics teaching provision, critical for social, economic and knowledge society development

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TVSD and digital skills and youth entrepreneurship

Empowerment of youth through ICT- Infused Technical and Vocational Skills Development (TVSD) and entrepreneurship development for employment and self-employment 

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Leadership for Sustainable Development

Leadership capacity building to design and implement knowledge-based social and economic policies, strategies and programmes which will contribute to the realization of key identified SDG goals

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Teacher professional development

Rigorous and scalable models for the integration of ICT in teacher professional development to improve quality and relevance of education provision and learning outcomes 

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Community-based learning

Relevant learning opportunities provided to marginalized groups and communities in informal environments

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Education in crisis environments

Technology-driven education opportunities for children living in refugee camps

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Expert services

Expertise in the areas of monitoring, evaluation and impact research, policy and strategy advice and models of ICT integration in education and training systems

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WHAT WE DO

GESCI's mission is to work with governments and partners in providing strategic support to develop and implement models of good ICT-based practice for high-quality education and training. We also build effective leadership capacities in ICT and Knowledge Society development at all levels in countries across the developing world..

Leaders and managers in Africa intent on pushing the SDGs agenda forward are invited to join the Leadership Network for Sustainable development (LN4SD).

More information on LN4SD and on how to join at www.leadership4sd.org

Latest News

African Digital Schools Initiative launched in Cote d’Ivoire

The Ministry of National Education, Technical Teaching and Professional Training of Cote d’Ivoire and GESCI (Global e-Schools and Communities...

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Innovation in Secondary Education Workshop delegation visits four African Digitals Schools Initiative (ADSI) Schools in Kenya

On May 30, the delegation attending The MasterCard Foundation Innovation in Secondary Education (ISE) Partners workshop visited four ADSI Schools in...

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GESCI hosts Innovation in Secondary Education (ISE) MasterCard Foundation Partners Workshop

The workshop provided an opportunity for the partners to share their successes, failures and struggles and most importantly share ideas and provide...

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Events

Oporto African Forum

GESCI to attend the Oporto Africa Forum themed "National ICT in Education policies and strategies to achieve development goals and implement the Continental Education Strategy for Africa (CESA)." GESCI co-chairs the CESA ICT in Education cluster with the Africa Union Commission(AUC-HRST) and ADEA

ADEA Triennale - 14-17 March 2017

The ADEA Triennale (formerly Biennale) is one of the most important global events on education and training in Africa, not only for the content of the discussions but also for the quality of the analytical work and high level participants invited.


Youth Skills & Enterprise work now available from 2016 Programmes

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GESCI, Côte d’Ivoire and ADEA honor graduates from the ALICT program for ICT leadership and the development of knowledge society

January 29, 2016. GESCI (Global e-Schools and CommunitiesInitiative), the Ministry of National Education (MEN) of Côte d’Ivoire and the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA)...


GESCI and Uganda will honour senior officials graduating in leadership in ICT and Knowledge Society development

Kampala, Uganda February 4, 2016, GESCI and the government of Uganda will honour graduates who have successfully completed the Dublin City University (DCU) African Leadership in ICT and Knowledge...


GESCI and Côte d’Ivoire launch program to integrate ICT and improve teaching of STEM

January 28, 2016. The Global E-Schools and Communities Initiative (GESCI) and the Ministry of National Education of Côte d’Ivoire have agreed to launch and implement a program aimed at both...


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