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Senator Tabitha Mutinda Advocates for Digital Literacy at Africa Youth Leadership Forum 

Senator Tabitha Mutinda, the esteemed ICDL brand ambassador in Kenya’s political landscape, recently graced the Africa Youth Leadership Forum hosted at St. Paul’s University. The event served as a convergence point for the university’s management team, Africa Youth Leadership Forum members from diverse institutions, and leaders representing various sectors. In the spirit of Nelson Mandela’s …


Elevating Digital Literacy Initiatives: Phenikaa University from Vietnam Joins ICDL as an Accredited Test Center

Phenikaa University Joins ICDL Vietnam as an Accredited Test Center solidifying its commitment to digital technology education. Under this collaboration, Phenikaa University mandates ICDL certification for students, covering essential modules such as Computer Essentials, Online Essentials, Documents, Presentation, and Spreadsheets. The establishment of an on-campus ICDL test center aims to provide convenient testing facilities to ensure students’ access to internationally recognized certifications seamlessly.


ICDL Advocates for Enhanced Digital Skills in Education Through Collaboration with National Association of Private Educational Institutions (NAPEI) 

Explore the transformative collaboration between ICDL Asia and the National Association of Private Educational Institutions (NAPEI) in Malaysia. This strategic alliance seeks to empower NAPEI members as Accredited Test Centers (ATCs) to implement ICDL programs, fostering a culture of digital proficiency among students and staff.


ICDL Vietnam Signs Strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Academy of Finance (AOF) in Vietnam

This partnership aims to empower AOF students to enhance their employment prospects through digital literacy in the ever-evolving digital landscape. 

The collaboration between ICDL Vietnam and Academy of Finance is set to be a game-changer in enhancing digital skills, empowering students to embrace digital transformation and broaden their employment prospects upon graduation.


Vietnam’s Ministry of Information & Communications Renews Endorsement of ICDL Certification 

The Ministry of Information & Communications Vietnam (MIC) has made an official announcement on renewing its endorsement of ICDL certification through Decision 2031/QĐ/BTTTTT. This development aligns and reaffirms its commitment to the previously approved framework which recognises five ICDL modules as meeting the standards for basic Information Technology skills in Vietnam outlined in Circular 03/2014/TT-BTTTT.


ICDL Asia Digital Challenge 2023 Award Winners

ICDL Asia is proud to announce the winners of the ICDL Asia Digital Challenge 2023, a prestigious competition that showcases the outstanding talents of secondary and tertiary school students across Asia in applying digital skills to the modern digital economy. This year, the competition reached new heights, attracting participation from over 10,000 students representing 13 diverse countries across Asia.


ICDL and Hung Hau Education Foster Digital Competence in Vietnam through Strategic MOU Signing

The cooperative agreement between Hung Hau Education and ICDL entails collaborative efforts in its training implementation, exam standardisation, and certification issuance according to ICDL international standards. Selected modules from ICDL training curriculum will also be seamlessly integrated into the ICT syllabus of Hung Hau Education’s member schools, fostering alignment with global standards and enriching computer training programs. 


Empowering Government Workforce for the Digital Era: DICT Inaugural Civil Servant Edition of National Digital Challenge in the Philippines   

Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) proudly presented the first-ever National Digital Challenge for civil servants. This groundbreaking event coincided with the celebration of National ICT Month (NICTM) 2023, aiming to accelerate the Philippines workforce into a new digital frontier.   

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Empowering Digital Generation: ICDL Asia Celebrates Successful Completion of Hong Kong Hackathon 2023

Hackathon 2023 witnessed a magnificent showcase of innovative ideas and a genuine passion for digital technology among Hong Kong’s students. Organised by the Hong Kong Competence Education Research Institute (HKCERI) with the support of the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, the two-day event, held at Cathay City and Wu Kwai Sha Youth Village, attracted 120 students and teachers from various schools in the region.


ICDL and Thailand Professional Qualification Institute (TPQI) Join Forces to Elevate Digital Skills and Standards in Thailand

Through this collaboration, all ICDL modules will be endorsed in Thailand and listed as the first batch of eligible programmes for E-Workforce vouchers. The primary objective of this collaboration is to empower individuals and professionals in Thailand with access to internationally recognised digital skills certifications.