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YouthMobile Workshop at the 2013 UNESCO Youth Forum

Screenshot of the presentation on YouthMobile

The UNESCO Knowledge Societies Division (CI/KSD) is organizing a comprehensive presentation on YouthMobile, developing Mobile Apps for Sustainable Development and Employment at the 2013 UNESCO Youth Forum.
The workshop will be focus on the presentation of the phenomenon of mobile phone technology, mobile apps, and the impact on youth.

The YouthMobile Workshop will have 2 sessions:

- French: 9:30 - 11:00
- English: 11:30 - 13:00

It will be presented by Dorothy Gordon from the Ghana-India Centre for Excellence in ICT and assisted by 2 young experts in mobile apps, Martha Chumo, a 19 year old developer from Nairobi, Kenya, who is currently developing a Hacker School in her home country; and Patricia Duangcham an animation student who has develop several sustainable mobile applications.

The event will be attended by 30 youth delegates from different countries.


Type of Event Consultative Meeting
Start 31.10.2013 08:00 local time
End 31.10.2013 12:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Caine, Abel
Organizer UNESCO Knowledge Societies Division (CI/KSD)
Contact Abel Caine (
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7, Place de Fontenoy
Room Room VI
Permanent Delegation Contact Permanent Delegation of the French Republic to UNESCO
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 30
Official Website
Link 1 YouthMobile Presentation
Link 2 8th UNESCO Youth Forum
Link 3
Link 4


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