The Stellar Initiative, a non-governmental organization with a core focus on alleviating poverty and educating children across Africa, has announced the launch of ‘The BoyCode,’ an upskilling empowerment project aimed at equipping Fifty (50) young boys between the ages of 13-20 with tech skills like robotics, web designing , graphics , block chain education , ui/ux and other relevant technical skills.
This was launched on the 4th of February to foster the growth and development of future leaders and developers. TSI has plans to collaborate with private/public organizations and educational institutions worldwide to support and promote efforts that further Tsi’s mission to get boys off the street with technology and teach them skills that is relevant in the market place.
Precious Eniayekan, The founder Initiative said: “Education is the most powerful weapon that we can use to change the world, and technology also has systematically changed how we learn, live and do things. We are are preparing boys especially from Nigeria for this paradigm shift in web application, with courses and programs to bridge this skills gap. Through The Boy Code , TSi will provide support in a way that suits students’ needs, including but not limited to: providing Laptops, softwares , seasoned professionals,internship opportunities and so much more to aid learning.
However, TSI seeks support and donation from the public. Kindly donate to their cause and also visit the Stellar Initiative website www.stellarinitiative.org to find out more and keep up to date on the most recent engagements