International Girls in ICT Day
International Girls in ICT Day is an event celebrated every year on 27 April. The day is organized to celebrate the contribution of women in the field of information and communication technology. The day was first celebrated in 2010 by the International Telecommunication Union. From that day it is held every year on the fourth Thursday of April.
The purpose of celebrating this day was to inspire girls to consider a career in this field. The day is celebrated in more than 170 countries and inspires countless girls to pursue a career in ICT.