Mikoko IT Project
Mikoko ICT Boot Camp
Mikoko Gallery Center is focused to develop young people with artistic and design skills to
become independent minded, self sustenance and creativity. With the background of Entreprenuership,
environmental protection and hand craft design, we are a team that offer practical hands on work that
is fun, interesting and team bonding.
Mikoko Development Foundation is teaming up with Mikoko Gallery Center and Mweva,
a UK based Non-Government Organization that is spearheading IT as a tool for
young people to use in social/economic development to the marginalized and disadvantaged
communities in East Africa.
Technology is one of the more powerful tool to transform communities, Mikoko Development Foundation stand out to be one of
the most effective volunteer organization in the country on environemnt and ICT programs. We want to teach Information Communication
Technology (ICT) skills to youth who will in turn use the knowledge and skills gained to help transform
for better the lives of the marginalized and disadvantaged communities in Tanzania.
The purpose of this workshop is to introduce a National Volunteer ICT Program, training with practical
hands on experience where volunteers will learn, share and enjoy the conducive atmosphere of being
part of Mikoko family.
This workshop is scheduled to commence from 21st October through 26th 2020 at the Mikoko Development Foundation Grounds, in Dar-es-salaam and Dodoma,
and involves 100 participants from different areas in Tanzania to meet,
discuss, learn, practice and address critical issues of ICT especially in development as we embark on a
program to use ICT as a tool for job creation, training the unemployed and a vehicle for development in
The workshop covered web design, on line marketing and creating platform for teaching children and
young girls to become acquainted with computer skills at an early age. The workshop is in form of a
Camp and named as Mikoko ICT Boot Camp. it was scheduled to take place twice a year annually.
The facilitation and coordination will build a network of ICT trainers termed as Mikoko ICT Ambassadors
who will come from different regions of the country
The next ICT Boot Camp will be held from 21st June through 26th June 2021 at Mikoko Development Foundation HQ
while leaving the ICT Ambassadors with a high knowledge and understanding in making and creating projects based on ICT and
present them to the customers who might be helpful in supporting the team of volunteers.
Client: Mikoko Development Foundation
Donor: No Donor Confirmed
Date: October 21, 2020
Trainer:Mikoko Gallery Center
Beneficiaries:100 youth per year
Basic Goal: Train youth ICT Skills (Web Design, Digital Content, Digital Marketing & Networking
Overall Goal: Self Employed through web design and Hosting
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