The increased pace of globalization and technological advancement is expanding the divide between Africa and other regions, making capacity-building a critical agenda on the continent. Machines are now doing more jobs, therefore people have to quickly learn new skills to do different jobs. This is where the capacity building becomes crucial.
Contextualizing education in the 21st century requires a deep understanding of Internet accessibility, digital transformation, and fixed and mobile broadband services. Capacity Building in a Changing ICT Environment highlights the key technologies, strategies, tools, and digital skills required to use the current technology to better deliver education services and e-learning across cultural environments.
New jobs will appear for which skilled human workers are needed with a set of skills that combine technical education with humanities, arts and social sciences.
ITU Virtual Digital World 2021 can be accessed by anyone, anywhere over any platform. Join ICT ministers, regulators and tech experts from around the world to showcase innovation, share knowledge, strategies and policies, and explore the future of digital technologies at this critical time.