WHO WE ARE
Established in 2001, The African Centre for Women, Information and Communications Technology (ACWICT) is a Kenya-based ICT for Development (ICT4D) Organization, with a regional reach whose mission is to promote women and youth access to and knowledge of ICTs as tools for sustainable development.
Our vision is a world where all people, women and men have equal opportunities to access and use information/knowledge for their social, economic and political advancement.
We focus on high potential but disadvantaged women and youth, providing solutions that improve their access to employment, education, health and leadership opportunities for better livelihoods.
Our Core Values
ACWICT Staff will always act with integrity, providing quality service, being reliable and responsible
ACWICT will pursue and nurture partnerships with all the relevant stakeholders in a bid to achieve its objectives
ACWICT expect the expression of high levels of regards among staff and clientele. Respect is paramount to the efficiency and effectiveness in service delivery
ACWICT is guided by the philosophy of openness, offering full information required for collaboration, cooperation, and collective decision making
ACWICT advocates for embracing diversity in Kenya. Our resolve is that equitable and active involvement of both men and women in decision making and problem solving is vital for society to thrive.
ACWICT encourages ideas development in projects and processes. This ensures that the products, processes, services, technologies, or business models are effective and readily available