File Name:WIT_Nepal_Summary_Report.pdfSize: 100 Kb Adobe Acrobat PDF Description:This document summarizes the success of the 150 scholarships awarded to Nepali 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: Kathmandu College of Management (Lalitpur) Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University (Lalitpur) Prime College (Kathmandu) The program supported these 150 women from July 2004 through July 2005. 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.