CITAD Advocates For Synergy Between Govt, Citizens On Budget Process

The Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has advocated for synergy between government and citizens in budgetary and procurement processes in Bauchi state. Our correspondent reports that CITAD training of CSOs and CBOs on budget processes with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under a one year project, entitled”Strengthening citizens […]

Gender-Based Violence cases still on increase, says CITAD

The Centre for Information Technology and Development, CITAD, expressed that based on their regular monitoring of Gender-Based Violence through CITAD’S Mobile GBV App revealed persistent occurrence of Gender-Based Violence, most especially the high number of sexual harassments. In comparison with the data obtained in previous months, GBV cases are still on the increase. 35 cases […]

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 23RD TO 20TH MAY, 2022

1. Event: Training of 40 CBOS and CSOS Partners on Budgetary Processes Venue: Misau Local Govt. Bauchi, Bauchi State Date: Monday 23 rd May, 2022 Time: 9:00am For details Pease, Contact mujahid@citad.org 2. Event: CITAD-DAP Update Meeting Venue: Online Date: Monday, May 23, 2022 Time: 12:00am For more information please contact info@citad.org 3. Programme: Criminality in […]

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 19TH TO 25TH APRIL, 2022

1. Event: Workshop for Guidance and Counselling (G&C) Officers of Science and Technical Schools Board, Kano State Time: 9:30am Date: April 19, 2022. For more Information, please contact kamilu@citad.org 2. Programme: Criminality in a Society; Causes And How To Curtail it Anchor: Sheik Abbas Alhassan Date: Every Monday Time: 11am-11:30am Venue: CITAD Online Radio For more Information, […]

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 11TH TO 17TH APRIL, 2022

1. Event: Social Media for Accountability Online Training Date: Monday –Tuesday 11th & 12th April 2022 Time: 9:30am Venue: Zoom. For more information please contact suhail@citad.org 2. Programme: Criminality in a Society; Causes And How To Curtail it Anchor: Sheikh Abbas Alhassan Date: Every Monday Time: 11am-11:30am Venue: CITAD Online Radio For more Information, please contact asabo@citad.org […]

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 21ST T0 27TH MARCH, 2022

Event: Advocacy Visit Venue: Kano State Polytechnic (Central Administration) Date: 21st March, 2022 Time: 10:00am For more Information, please contact: buhari@citad.org Programme: Criminality In a Society; Causes And How To Curtail it Anchor: Sheik Abbas Alhassan Date: Every Monday Time: 11am-11:30am Venue: CITAD Online Radio For more Information, please contact asabo@citad.org Program: Likitan CITAD Topic: Farfadiya (Epelapsy) Guest: […]

DIGITAL CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION FOR YOUNG WOMEN (DICI-YOW)

Invitation for participation  The centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) with support from Lenovo Foundation is starting women-focused incubatorship entitled Digital Creativity and Innovation for Young Women (DICI-YOW). The goal of the initiative is to create jobs for women and girls while the specific objectives are: To provide digital skills training for 200 girls […]

DIGITAL CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION FOR GIRLS (DICIG)

Introduction  Empowering girls to have access to digital skills is one way of addressing the gender digital divide. But bridging the digital divide should not just be an end in itself. It should contribute to the greater empowerment of women to overcome gender marginalization. In particular, digital skills should be the tools to create jobs […]

JOPIS PROFILE

JOPIS PROFILE JOPIS: Stands for Job Placement Information Services Job Placement Information Services (JOPIS) is a scheme by CITAD to assist youth looking for employment and entrepreneurship opportunities by bringing information about job/entrepreneurship opportunities to them. Functions of the JOPIS UNIT Getting job opportunities on newspapers and Libraries  Collaborating with reliable sites advertising job opportunities […]

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has presented prizes to winners in the 4th round of its ‘Report a Project Competition’.

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has presented prizes to winners in the 4th round of its ‘Report a Project Competition’. The Centre said the champions were honored to encourage them to continue contributing their best for the sustainable growth and development of society. The program, according to the Center, is in support […]

Report On 2022 International Girls in ICT Day Celebration

Girls are poorly placed to benefit from the knowledge economy in developing countries. As such they have less access to skills training and development that would enable them to gain employment in the ICT sector. When females are employed, they generally work at lower levels, with less pay and this discourages them from participating optimally […]

ADVERT FOR STAFF VACANCIES

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) here by advertises for the following vacancies in its various offices as indicated by the positions and therefore invites application from interested qualified individuals.   SENIOR PROGRAMMES OFFICER (KANO)- External  This person will lead programmes and will have the following responsibilities: Support the Programmes Coordinator in liaising with […]

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) organised a conference on the issues of technology-assisted gender violence, as the way in which technology is deployed specifically to harm women and girls, including harassment online, rape, kidnapping and killing facilitated via interaction and use of digital technology

Within the past two weeks, the organization has recorded two very disturbing contents on the internet, both of which degrade and dehumanise women and the individuals involved. The first was a posting of sexual escape of students of Chrisland, Lagos in faraway Dubai which went viral, leading to the suspension of academic activities in the […]