Today witnessed an era of safe commute for women of KP, as KPITB launched The Safe Women app.
This mobile app ensures safety of women by connecting them to their friends, family, local security and rescue authorities during their daily commute via the first women only Pink Bus, which is being implemented in Abbottabad and Mardan through financial support from the Japanese Government and technical support from UN Women and UNOPS.
A few glimpses of the meeting at KPITB on KP's Digital Strategy and Digital Policy.
Dr. Shahbaz Khan(MD KPITB) along with his team, Barkan Saeed (Chairman PASHA), Syed Ahmad (Former Chairman PASHA) and representatives from KP IT Park Companies discussed the need to focus on Digital Economy, Digital Governance, Digital Access and Digital Skills for a prosperous and developed Pakistan.
After our successful launch in Mardan and Swat, today we formally opened our doors at Durshal Innovation Lab, Peshawar. Present on the occasion was the Senior Minister for Health Information Technology, Mr. Shahram Khan Tarakai along with other dignitaries. Durshal Innovation Lab at Peshawar will serve dual purposes as it will be home to both KPITB's Civic Innovation Fellowship program and Durshal Startup Incubation Program.
Launching Soon--Durshal Swabi For more details www.durshal.com #Durshal #KPITB #KPGoesTech #DurshalPshawar #GIL #CIL #Innovation Imran Khan (official) Pervez Khattak Shahram Khan Tarakai Official Directorate General Information PRs, KP Shahbaz Khan Asad Umar Code for Pakistan Durshal
It was a visit by English Works Students of I M Sciences. English Works is a US consulate funded project. Our main areas are to develop communication and employability skills of under previliged students.
- The project comprised by four Teachers
- Zarif Khayyam
- Sajid Mansoor
- Wajeeha Usman
- Maimona Hakeem
- And three Teacher Assistants
DYS is a joint initiative of the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the World Bank along with key local community and academic partners. The event takes place every year in Peshawar and is aimed at fostering tech entrepreneurship in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Since its inception in 2014, the Digital Youth Summit has quickly become one of the premier tech conferences in Pakistan - differentiated by its focus on youth empowerment; women inclusion in the tech landscape of the province and its ability to attract high-profile national and international attendees, speakers and organizations. Highlights of the Day 1 #KPITB #DYS18 #KPDYS #KPGoesTech Imran Khan (official) Pervez Khattak Shahram Khan Tarakai Official Atif Khan Shahbaz Khan Directorate General Information PRs, KP PTI Khyber Pakhtunkhwa PTI Punjab
Digital digitalization of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board has been deducted to digitalize various provinces of the province.
It is also a part of the same strategy, in which all the police departments of the province have to digitize and make the performance better.
Itelaa (Digital Reporting Hub by the KPITB) is an initiative for bringing peace and stability to the region and also facilitate the people living in KP, successfully launched in Malakand today
#KPITB #KPGoesTech Imran Khan (official) Shahram Khan Tarakai Official Pervez Khattak Directorate General Information PRs, KP KP Police PTI Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shahbaz Khan It's all about KP
Durshal is making waves across world, for being KP Government’s largest incubator center in Pakistan! After successful launch of Durshal (Mardan), the most scenic
incubation centre and co-working space Durshal Swat was launched today. This would be indeed the most scenic incubator center in the world, located in one of the breathtaking valleys of Pakistan. It is yet another realization of the dream of KP Government
has been envisaging for the youth of Pakistan to enable them to collaborate, innovate, access training, and launch new businesses. Registration for Durshal Swat is already open at: durshal.com/apply #KPITB #KP #Durshal #KPGoesTech #Incubation #Co_Working Imran Khan (official) Shahram Khan Tarakai Official Pervez Khattak Directorate General Information PRs, KP Shahbaz Khan It's all about KP SwatNews.net ProPakistani TechJuice
KPITB 2nd E-Ilaj Center(A telemedicine health facility) inaugurated by the Sr. Minister Shahram Khan Tarakai Official in Swabi.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board - KPITB in collaboration with Health Department, KP launched the second E-ilaj Telemedicine center
It is a health care facility, which will cater to remote areas by providing facilities like Video Conference System, Vital Sign Monitor, Digital Stethoscope, ENT Scope and Ultrasound etc at their door step. The inauguration ceremony was held today in Swabi
A delegation from the KPITB and the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa present a strategy for addressing youth employment through the digital economy and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as an outsourcing destination.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has competitive costs, abundant talent pool and strong government support and incentives to promote offshoring and outsourcing. Digital jobs are a cornerstone to promote youth unemployment in the province
Using the imagination and the programming skills taught in Early Age Programming, the students have managed to create hundreds of games, applications, and animations. From converting the computer keyboard into a piano to a visual animated application of their favorite book, these kids are not only learning core analytical thinking skills but also having fun at the same time. The project was nominated as one of the most innovative initiatives in the education category by the Pakistan Innovation Forum.
In order to showcase the projects created by the students of the first batch of Early Age Programming, an Hour of Code was organized by KPITB, where 30+ students from selected government schools got a chance to showcase their applications to the public and the media. The trainers were also awarded certificates at this event as a token of appreciation for the commendable services rendered in imparting these critical programming skills to school children.
The event took place on Tuesday 26th December from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, at KPITB office, 134, Industrial Estate, Hayatabad, Peshawar. Senior Minister Health and IT, Mr. Shahram Khan Tarakai along with the Secretary STIT were present at the event.
Government schools IT labs opened its doors for private leading schools to witness the change as promised via KPITB Early Age Programming!
Introductory and orientation session for leading private schools arranged in Mardan.
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board - KPITB in collaboration with the KP Elementary Secondary Education Department has launched first of its kind project in Pakistan- The Early Age Programming in the public sector schools of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
The curriculum of this programme is designed by
"Code.org" and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Scratch. The first phase of the programme is running successfully in 60 schools across different districts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, with the vision to equip the young generation with the tools of tomorrow. Our programme strives to introduce a skilled generation of programmers and coders to the world.
Let join hands in securing the future by investing in our youth today.
The final demo day of KPITB's Civic Fellowship Program in collaboration with Code for Pakistaand has been hosted at KPITB. The successful fellows presented their solutions for different public sector departments and received certificate of completion. The Senior Minister for Health and IT Shahram Khan Tarakai Official was the chief guest of the event. The solutions made for different departments by the fellows through technology were highly applauded.