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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

jp-ik and GESCI sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Global E Schools and Communities Initiative (GESCI) and JP-IK Portugal signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 17th July, 2017 to promote and...

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GESCI Participates in the UNESCO International Forum on ICT and Education 2030

The forum focuses on harnessing ICT to achieve Sustainable Development Goal 4 for Education 2030.

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GESCI awards Grants to the African Knowledge Exchange 2016-2017 team

AKE , which kicked off in 2012 in Nairobi has been offered to talented Kenyan artists seeking to master the latest digital technologies to develop and...

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Events

African Forum on Youth Skills & Enterprise in the Digital Age

The African Ministerial Forum on “Youth skills and enterprise in the digital age” will bring together senior policymakers, government administration senior officials, development partners, private sector, representatives of African youth, young entrepreneurs, civil society and experts to showcase,...

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

Latest Blogs

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...


2nd Ministerial Meeting on ICT Integration in Education and training (Abidjan, June 8-9, 2016)

GESCI is partnering with ADEA, AfDB, UNESCO, Intel and Microsoft to organise the 2nd Ministerial Forum on ICT Integration in Education and Training in Africa on ‘Advancing inclusive knowledge...


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