Kenya Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP) 2021 – Apply Here

Kenya Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP) 2021

The management of DigiTalent is calling on interested and qualified Kenya citizens to apply for their annual Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP).

About DigiTalent

DigiTalent is the brand name for the Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP), an internship programme that develops the ICT talent pool in Kenya through a collaboration between the public and private sectors. It is a partnership between government, public and private sector stakeholders and is to be implemented by the Ministry of Information Communications and Technology (MoICT) through the ICT Authority (ICTA).

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The DigiTalent focuses on two major aspects which are:

  • Leadership development to develop ICT leaders in government management staff by
    entrenching them with ICT business principles to effectively run ICT structures.
  • ICT technical capacity development by training freshly qualified graduates through an
    internship programme to develop a ready and affordable pool of ICT talent for
    government.

Programme Objectives:

The Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP) is aimed at developing the ICT talent pool by leveraging collaboration between the public and private sectors. Specifically, its main objectives are:

  • To deliver a combination of structured training, coaching and mentoring.
  • To develop a pipeline of future talent for government with a passion for ethical and accountable public service delivery.
  • To train at least 100 interns over a revolving 12-month period.
  • To promote innovation in local ICT product offerings

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The benefit of the Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP)

Below is the benefit of PDTP:

  • Increased youth employability
  • Improved Public/Private sector collaboration Accelerated economic impact through ICT effectiveness
  • Enhanced service delivery by leveraging on ICT Support ICTA’s contribution to GDP projected to be 8% of GDP by 2017 as outlined in the ICT Masterplan.

Deadline

Not specified

How to apply:

All Interested and Qualified Applicants should kindly visit their official website https://digitalent.go.ke

Kenya Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP) 2021

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