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What is the digital gender divide?

We live in a digital age, where electronic tools and resources facilitate our day-to-day activities. However, the access and usage of these digital tools are not spread equally among genders, and women tend to be worse off. The International Telecommunications Union states that over half of the global women population…

What are the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are action points adopted by the United Nations to eradicate poverty, preserve the planet, and ensure peace and prosperity for all people by 2030. There are 17 goals in total. These are interconnected to provide a positive balance between social, economic, and environmental sustainability.

What is the fourth SDG?

The…

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What is unconscious bias?

Bias is leaning in favor of or against a particular person, thing, or group, creating unfairness. These can stem from beliefs a person holds concerning a group of people or things and feed into their actions unconsciously. Specific environments can trigger people’s unconscious bias.

Types of Bias

There are several types of unconscious…

What are NFTs?

Non-fungible tokens, commonly known as NFTs, are the latest development in the tech space. Fungible items can be replaced with something else because they are not unique. For example, suppose I have a 50 pesewas coin or a quarter coin. In that case, I can use another 50 pesewas coin…

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