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Girls Empowerment

Learning Centre empowers Girls through DigiGirlz Programme

Last week 60 girls from Lofentse Girls High School took part in a DigiGirlz programme at the Orlando Pirates Learning Centre. DigiGirlz is a Microsoft programme that gives high school girls the opportunity to learn about careers in technology, connect with Microsoft employees, and participate in hands-on computer and technology workshops. The programme in partnership with Microsoft and School Net is for young ladies (grade 9-11) who have an interest in technology.

The afternoon was all about girl empowerment and raising interest in a normally male dominated industry. Female guest speakers motivated the girls before they had a chance to try their skills in coding and programming computers. Female Microsoft employees volunteered at the

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