Ghanaian Government And Microsoft To Explore Enormous Potential Yet To Be Tapped In Tech Space
On Wednesday, 30th March 2022, the Vice Chairman and President of Microsoft Corporation, Brad Smith, visited Ghana’s Finance minister, Hon. Ken Ofori-Atta at the Ministry of Finance.
During the visit, the topic of discussion was the potential of yet-to-be-tapped technological space since it held great economic value and jobs for the youth of the country.
The two leaders identified digital infrastructure, connectivity, skills development, and jobs as strategic areas where Microsoft could partner with the Government of Ghana to improve the delivery of government services, create jobs for the youth, and deliver better living conditions for the people of Ghana in pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals.
The meeting also discussed foundational policies and partnerships including collaborating with Ghanaian Universities to enable Ghana realize the full benefits of technology.
The discussion also focused on foundational policies and partnerships including collaborating with universities in the country to grant students in particular the full benefits of technology.