jordon : In the of the series of strengthening the Palestinian ICT sector and networking with regional and international institutions , PITA Regional Director Engineer Lina Shamia participated in the launching of the Women’s Technology Empowerment Council in Jordan during the SheTechs conference, organized by a production institution under the patronage of HRH Princess Sumaya Bint Al Hassan. Information and Communication Technology.
The conference dealt with many discussions with representatives from the public sector and the private sector to discuss ways of empowering women and the economic impact of their participation in the development process, especially through technology, as well as the most important challenges and obstacles facing this field.
Education and employment through strategic thinking to develop plans and solutions to promote women’s integration into the technology sector.
On the sidelines of the conference, discussions were held on ways of cooperation between Palestine and Jordan in this field. The forum is about to launch a special council to increase the representation of women in the digital sector in Palestine and enable them through appropriate tools. A special study is being conducted on girls and women in this sector. The national economy, which will be published soon in conjunction with the launch of a new project as a first step to contribute to achieve tangible results on the ground