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National University of Modern Languages (NUML) Partners with ICDL to Enhance Curriculum with Digital Literacy Focus

This collaboration aims to strengthen NUML’s curriculum and equip students with in-demand digital skills, aligning with the university’s commitment to providing a well-rounded education that prepares graduates for success in the globalised job market. Through this strategic partnership, NUML is poised to become an authorised ICDL test centre. This will provide students and alumni with the opportunity to obtain globally recognised certifications, regardless of their prior IT background. The partnership will focus on promoting the ICDL program, ensuring graduates possess the critical skills needed to flourish in today’s digitalised workplace. This initiative will significantly enhance the employability of NUML graduates, aligning their skills with industry standards and global demands.

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A Resounding Success of Johor Digital Literacy Day 2024: Celebrating AI Innovation and Digital Upskilling 

The Johor Digital Literacy Day 2024, held at Sunway College Johor Bahru, marked a significant milestone in the digital transformation landscape of Johor and beyond. Organised by our ICDL Accredited Test Centre, DEW Technology and supported by the Malaysia Industrial Talent Board and ICDL Asia, this event successfully drew tremendous support from industry professionals and tech enthusiasts to highlight the growing importance of digital upskilling in the region. Attendees were inspired by cutting-edge advancements in AI technology and had opportunities to network and exchange knowledge with industry experts.

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Official Launch of Nanjing Vocational Colleges’ 2024 ICDL Teacher Training Project for ‘Upskilling the Future Workforce for the Digital Economy’

Nanjing Vocational Colleges and Nanjing Vocational Education (Adult) Teaching and Research Office have launched the ICDL Teacher Training Project for ‘Upskilling the Future Workforce for the Digital Economy.’ The launch of the ICDL Teacher Training Project marks another significant step towards enhancing vocational education and digital literacy in China. As Nanjing emerges as the leading city in digital skills education and development, ICDL promises to be a cornerstone in shaping the future of vocational digital education in China.

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Information and Communications Public Management Institute (ICI) Partners with ICDL Vietnam to Empower Civil Servants with Essential Digital Skills

Information and Communications Public Management Institute (ICI) have formally signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ICDL Vietnam. In this agreement, both parties will collaborate on researching and integrating the ICDL International Digital Certification modules into the training programs for civil servants of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC), other ministries in the field of technology, and school officials in Vietnam.

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ICDL Asia and YiCai Business School Join Forces to Elevate Digital Marketing Education

ICDL Asia and YiCai Business School joined forces to solidify the collaboration through the official signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). Held at the Consulate General of Ireland in Shanghai, the signing ceremony signifies the beginning of an exciting journey among both parties towards leveraging synergies and expertise to empower individuals and organisations in Asia Pacific with essential digital competencies to address the growing demand for the rapidly evolving digital marketing skills in today’s digital economy.

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Jiangsu Province Nanjing Engineering Higher Vocational College Named First ICDL Centre of Excellence in China

The official plaque unveiling ceremony for the Vocational Education Centre of Excellence took place at Jiangsu Province Nanjing Engineering Higher Vocational College. The occasion symbolised a significant milestone in the institution’s commitment to meeting the evolving demands of the digital era through educational reform. This partnership exemplifies ICDL commitment to supporting educational institutions to prepare students for success in the digital age.

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HungHau Education and ICDL Join Forces to Enhance Students’ Digital Competence Standards in Vietnam

HungHau Education, ICDL Vietnam and VMB Vietnam have formalised their collaboration through the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA). Hung Hau Education will start to introduce ICDL as a digital standard for all students at Van Hien University, with plans to subsequently expand its implementation across all member schools within the Hung Hau Education group. The MOA signing marks a pivotal milestone in the journey toward fostering digital literacy and proficiency among the Vietnam student community thereby bolstering their readiness for the challenges in the digital era.

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ICDL Sri Lanka and Gateway Schools Successfully Host Inter-School Robotics Competition in Sri Lanka

ICDL Sri Lanka has recently partnered with Gateway Schools to host the highly anticipated Inter-School Robotics Competition and STEAM Activity Day. This engaging event provided a platform for over 500 children to immerse themselves in various exciting activity, sparking their curiosity, creativity, and innovative thinking. With Sri Lanka Ministry of Education’s plan to integrate Artificial Intelligence (AI) into school curricula by 2024, focusing on robotics, machine learning, and related technologies, ICDL Sri Lanka believes this initiative will elevate the country’s educational standards to international benchmarks.

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Ministry of Labour DiSDA Initiative to Enhance Digital Skills for Civil Servants in the Department of Skill Development and Thai Workforce

To bolster the digital proficiency of civil servants within the Department of Skill Development (DSD), the Ministry of Labour’s Digital Skill Development Academy (DiSDA) a unit under the supervision of DSD has successfully executed a project aimed at fostering and upgrading the quality of the workforce equipped with digital technology skills, marking a significant leap forward in the realm of professional development for civil servants.

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National Digital Explorer 2024: Empowering Singapore Students with Essential Digital Skills

National Digital Explorer (NDE) 2024 is a nationwide digital literacy initiative that aims to empower Singapore students aged 9 to 18 with real-world digital skills, fostering critical thinking and enhancing their productivity as learners in the digital realm. This initiative closely aligns with how schools may better leverage technology to enhance teaching and learning and strengthen the development of students’ digital literacy and technological skills, as outlined in the digital competencies of the “Transforming Education through Technology” Masterplan 2030 introduced by the Singapore MOE. 

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