Developing digital literacy among women entrepreneurs

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Abstract

1NITA Project is a Malaysian national project that aims at transforming women entrepreneurs business mode from material business to online venture. In line with the government's effort of promoting racial unity via the concept of 1Malaysia; the aim is to train Malaysian women, regardless of their age, racial background and economic standing. The impetus for this project is a second economic stimulus package grant under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation. my DOMAIN Registry is the project implementer. E-Community Research Center research team is invited to do the training as well as conducting impact study on the success of the project. This paper presents the initial report on the impact study, focusing on the impact of the project on the entrepreneurs especially on their ICT literacy level. Two sets of questionnaire were distributed to the participants. Phone interviews were also carried out three months after the training ended to allow the participants to progress. The data is then analyzed quantitatively and qualitatively.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication6th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, Int. Conf. on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, Int. Conf. on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10
Pages24-28
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Event6th WSEAS International Conference on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, International Conference on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, International Conference on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10 - Vouliagmeni, Athens
Duration: 29 Dec 201031 Dec 2010

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Other6th WSEAS International Conference on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, International Conference on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, International Conference on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10
CityVouliagmeni, Athens
Period29/12/1031/12/10

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Keywords

  • 1NITA
  • Digital literacy
  • E-entrepreneurs
  • Economic impact study
  • Women entrepreneurs

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

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Aziz, J., & Abd Razak, N. (2010). Developing digital literacy among women entrepreneurs. In 6th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, Int. Conf. on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, Int. Conf. on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10 (pp. 24-28)

Developing digital literacy among women entrepreneurs. / Aziz, Jamaluddin; Abd Razak, Norizan.

6th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, Int. Conf. on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, Int. Conf. on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10. 2010. p. 24-28.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Aziz, J & Abd Razak, N 2010, Developing digital literacy among women entrepreneurs. in 6th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, Int. Conf. on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, Int. Conf. on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10. pp. 24-28, 6th WSEAS International Conference on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, International Conference on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, International Conference on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10, Vouliagmeni, Athens, 29/12/10.
Aziz J, Abd Razak N. Developing digital literacy among women entrepreneurs. In 6th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, Int. Conf. on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, Int. Conf. on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10. 2010. p. 24-28
Aziz, Jamaluddin ; Abd Razak, Norizan. / Developing digital literacy among women entrepreneurs. 6th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Applied and Theoretical Mechanics, MECHANICS'10, Int. Conf. on Automotive and Transportation Systems, ICAT'10, Int. Conf. on Arts and Culture, ICAC'10. 2010. pp. 24-28
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