Technology opens up a world of opportunity to people in developing countries, particularly those within marginalised communities, offering opportunities to access information, education, enterprise skills and employability. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)’s Community Technology Access (CTA) programme in Kakuma refugee camp was implemented to enhance education and livelihood opportunities for displaced populations through access to information and communication technologies. Continue reading “UNHCR’s CTA Programme “Technology will help Kakuma to be self-sustainable””
“Life in Kakuma Refugee Camp without any Hope is very hard…” – Suad’s Story
With the odds stacked up against her in Kakuma Refugee Camp in Northwest Kenya, Suad tells a story full of inspiration, hope and how access to technology through UNHRC‘s Community Technology Access (CTA) programme opened up opportunities.
“Now I go to university in USA… We communicate with our professors direct without going to America, through this internet…” Continue reading ““Life in Kakuma Refugee Camp without any Hope is very hard…” – Suad’s Story”