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11/25/2013 11:44 am ET | Updated Jan 23, 2014
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How the F_Email Project is Helping Serbian Women Gain Confidence -- and New Careers

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An innovative, all-female technology program at the University of Belgrade, School of Electrical Engineering, in Serbia is giving women the confidence and skills to pursue their dreams. As the information and communications technology (ICT) sector expands, opportunities for women will increase and their talent will play a key role in the continuing development of the post-war economy in Serbia.

The F_Email Project brings together the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum and instruction of soft skills development to a diverse group of women, who have previously not been able to find work, to become sought-after ICT professionals. See the slideshow below to learn more about the program and its talented participants.

Read more about the women who have participated in the F_Email Project at csr.cisco.com

How the F_Email Project is Helping Serbian Women Gain Confidence -- and New Careers

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