Digital Skills For Work

July 2, 2023

Essential Skills for Employment

As a Community Interest Company, Ubuntu Pledge is committed to empowering underprivileged communities by providing accessible digital skills training for work. Our initiative aims to bridge the digital divide, creating opportunities for personal and professional growth in the workplace.

We understand the unique challenges faced by underprivileged communities when it comes to accessing quality job opportunities. Our program is designed to address these barriers and empower individuals with the digital skills required in today's work environment.

Program Overview

  • Use the internet on various devices like mobile phones, tablets, laptops, or PCs to access information.
  • Communicate effectively online using email and social media platforms.
  • Work remotely or from home using online tools like Zoom and Teams.
  • Create and manage online accounts to access information and collaborate with others.
  • Search for reliable and relevant information online using search engines.
  • Practice online safety and adhere to legal considerations and digital ethics.

We also offer tailored work training to help individuals build strong CVs and develop online professional networking skills, including leveraging platforms like LinkedIn. These skills are crucial for employment and career advancement.

Collaborative Approach

Collaboration is key to our mission. We partner with local businesses, schools, and community centres to create a supportive learning environment. Our trained instructors and volunteers provide personalised guidance and mentorship.

"I was pleased that my teams' contribution to the program has had a transformative impact, supporting 15 individuals from underprivileged communities last year. Participants reported increased confidence, improved employment prospects, and career opportunities". Henry Otim, Marketing and Products Manager.

Future Initiatives

As a Community Interest Company, our commitment to underprivileged communities continues. We aim to expand our program, reaching more individuals and offering specialised training in digital marketing, data analysis, and digital design.


Ubuntu Pledge's Digital Skills For Work program is driven by our passion for empowering underprivileged communities. Through accessible training, collaboration, and tailored work training, we bridge the digital divide. Our goal is to create pathways to success, enabling individuals to thrive in the digital world. We are proud of the transformative impact we've made and are dedicated to expanding our reach and offering specialised training. Together, we empower underprivileged communities and build a more inclusive digital society.

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