The ICT twist with COVID-19

The Kingdom of Tonga, along with neighbouring Pacific Island countries, are dealing with the impacts caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic. Every sector has been affected including IT. The Government of Tonga is struggling to protect the health and well-being of citizens while providing a stable and safe environment for its citizens as the pandemic worsens overseas. Though Tonga is …

Virtual leap makes Tongan Women in ICT busier than ever

From our humble beginnings gathered around a table in a cafĂ© three years ago, the Tonga Women in ICT (TWICT) group, also known as CocoNECT, has grown to over 40 members, some joining us from abroad. With such a large and dispersed group, we have been looking at ways to develop more virtual participation; a task that has been accelerated in the past eight …