GIZ and Orange Egypt unveil public-private partnership on digital education and training

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and Orange Egypt announced strategic alliance on digital education and training to establish Orange Digital Centre (ODC). The ODC, which will be inaugurated in the second half of 2021, is a state-of-the-art training hub developed to provide demand-driven digital education trainings in Egypt. To this aim, it will offer free trainings, coaching, and mentoring services to improve on the job-related digital skills of Egyptian youth, enhance employability, and boost entrepreneurial readiness and abilities. ‘Today we are laying the foundation for one of the most important projects in Orange Corporate Social Responsibility history through our cooperation with GIZ. This cooperation is considered a new cornerstone in supporting projects and ideas of creative youth,’ said Orange Executive Officer Eng Yasser Shaker Chief.