File Name:WIT_Bangladesh_Summary_Report.pdfSize: 71 Kb Adobe Acrobat PDF Description:This document summarizes the success of the 112 scholarships awarded to Bangladeshi women through the Women in Technology program implemented by the Institute of International Education through a subcontract under the dot-GOV Leader Award managed by Internews Network, Inc. The Women in Technology scholarship program was for women to attend the Cisco Networking Academy Program (CNAP) at the following educational institutions: Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (Dhaka) American International University Bangladesh (Dhaka) Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (Chittagong) Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (Rajshashi) Sylhet University of Engineering and Technology (Sylhet) The program supported these 112 women from July 2004 through March 2006. The relationship with USAID, Cisco Systems and Institute of International Education is an example of a public-private partnership
Development Sector(s): Information Technology, Workforce Development, Global Partnerships, Women in Development
ICT Intervention(s): ICT and Women, Public/Private Partnerships, Technical Training
Core funding for the DOT-COM Alliance is provided by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Economic Growth, Agriculture & Trade, Office of Infrastructure and Engineering (EGAT/OI&E), Office of Education (EGAT/ED), and Office of Women in Development (EGAT/WID), under the terms of Award numbers: GDG-A-00-01-00009-00, dot-GOV; GDG-A-00-01-00014-00, dot-ORG; GDG-A-00-01-00011-00, dot-EDU.