Africa Code Week is an Organization that  empowers future generations with the coding tools and skills they need to thrive in the 21st century workforce and become key actors of Africa's economic development.Pwaniteknowgalz  organized  the first Africa Code week workshop in Mombasa with over 100 girls from different  high school and university in Mombasa  participating in the workshop .The workshop…

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Inclusivity: Bridging the digital gender Gap in Mombasa

In 2015, women held 57% of all professional occupations, yet they held only 25% of all computing occupations. And the numbers are even lower when considering women of color; Furthermore, even fewer women are found in software development, technology leadership, or the other kinds of key roles that have a significant influence on future innovation hence there is need to…

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Digital Opportunity trust is a youth-led movement of daring social innovators who have the tools, knowledge, and networks to create opportunities and transform their own communities.on of the core values of Dot is Digital inclusivity meaning locally relevant digital technology can accelerate and increase positive social impact.On may we had the opportunity to be part of  the Digital Opportunity Trust…

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Digital inclusivity and creating a space for girls to use their creativity to create opportunities for themselves and for their communities is one of the key focus area of Pwaniteknowgalz .in its mission to bridge the gender Gap of women in the STEM field. Every year Pwani Teknowgalz involves High school in Technovation program which  invites girls to solve community problems…

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Web development and mobile Application program

ICTs have profound effects on economic development and globalization, there is a dire need of gender perspective in these to make sure that people of different gender, socio-economic classes, races and walks can reap benefits from ICTs equally Furthermore  women  tend to believe ICTs to be more of an area best suitable for men. Young women are not encouraged to…

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Rift Teknowgalz

"A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform"  Diane Mariechild Meet Mercy Wafula from Eldoret in the Rift valley regions of Kenya.she was one of the attendees of the Django Girls Mombasa Workshop that took plavce on 11th February 2017 at Swahilipot Hub .Mercy is a web developer and loves programming.she heard about…

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