International Girls in ICT Day

28th April celebrates the International Girls in ICT Day

The jobs of the future will be driven by technology and innovation and, the ICT sector needs more girls and women.
65 per cent (WE Forum %) of children entering primary school today will have jobs that do not yet exist.

Reproduced using content from Girls in ICT toolkit. 

Online Training on Coding
It is essential that girls are introduced to coding and programming in today’s digital world. Coding can be a creative tool to have fun while learning new information and exploring new ideas. It can help girls develop skills in problem- solving, logic, imagination, communication, collaboration, brainstorming, multitasking and design!

There are several companies and organizations that offer coding trainings online, and some of these are free of charge. An example of coding trainings that can be found online are:, Codeacademy, Khan Academy, Mozilla Webmaker, edX and Made with Code.

Web-based Robotics Training

You can find out more about robotics online courses on Coursera for Top-Notch Robotics Programs Online, Udemy for Niche Robotics Courses, FutureLearn, MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) and more.

Mobile Application Building

Make use of online tools such as: AppShed, App Inventor and App Inventor 2, Ratchet, LiveCode, and many more. These online applications can enable everyone, including children, to build fully functional apps for smartphones and tablets. Some are even free of charge, so give them a try!

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) learning 

Activities such a short-video creation and digital artworks can be supported through various online tools such as: GIMP, Inkscape, Scribus, Avidemux, Corel Draw, Glogster and more.

Emerald Zebra – Tech & Finance Jobs, Cyprus

#careers #technology #engineering #digital #innovation #design #training #learning #future

Related News

Job Opportunities: Jobs in Cyprus for Expats, EU Citizens, and Global Relocators

Emerald Zebra brings a world of opportunities and possibilities. If you’re an employer seeking the finest workforce or a job applicant exploring new opportunities, Emerald Zebra is your go to recruitment agency. Our services cater to the diverse needs of both employers and job seekers, particularly focusing on jobs in Cyprus for local candidates, expats, foreigners, EU citizens and global relocators.

Read More »

Executive Recruitment Excellence: Executive Opportunities in Cyprus

Emerald Zebra, your executive recruitment agency in Cyprus. Whether you’re a business leader seeking exceptional talent or an executive exploring new career opportunities, we are your go to recruitment agency in Cyprus. Our specialized services cater to the diverse needs of employers and executives, expatriates, EU citizens, and global professionals.

Read More »
HR PowerBreakfast: Inspiring Talks & Networking with Emerald Zebra

HR PowerBreakfast: Inspiring Talks & Networking with Emerald Zebra

The “HR PowerBreakfast” Group was launched last week with its aim to bring together professionals from the HR and talent acquisition community in Cyprus to participate in breakfast seminars, engage in panel discussions featuring esteemed guests and speakers from Cyprus and around the globe and network with like-minded individuals.

Read More »