In the project girls with an interest in IT and Computer Science at school and college level will be taught Programming Languages such as Python along with other freelancing training free of cost.
An agreement in this regard was signed on April 26 at the office of Oculin Tech BD Ltd at Gulshan in the country’s capital.
Imran Ahmed, deputy executive director, Shakti Foundation and Shadab Sajid, managing director, Oculin Tech BD were present at the signing ceremony.
Initially, this training will be given on Araihazar Upazila of Narayanganj and Titas Upazila of Comilla.
In addition to local high schools, local IT training institutes will also be involved in this activity.
This will allow others to receive training to enhance IT skills in non-urban areas and the training course will include Basic Computer Training, Web Development, Graphics Designing, and Introduction to Python.