Women Techsters will train 5 million African women over the next 10 years through series of activities holding simultaneously across the continent.
The activities include Open Days, Masterclasses, Bootcamps, and a Fellowship.
The Women Techsters initiative, an initiative of Tech4Dev is aimed at bridging the digital and technology knowledge divide between men and women as well as ensuring equal access to opportunities for all. We are empowering girls and women across Africa with varying degrees of digital, deep tech and soft skills required within the technology ecosystem. Our objective is to grow and support an army of tech empowered girls and women across Africa who will have equal access to decent job opportunities as well as build and scale their ideas into tech-enabled businesses and deep tech startups, which will aid Africas economic growth.
To provide the prerequisite knowledge and insight needed to enable girls and women interested in careers in technology access the right learning opportunities
To enable girls and women gain access to decent jobs within the technology ecosystem
To empower girls and women with the right skills needed to create, grow and scale their own technology-enabled businesses and deep tech startups, while providing them with a strong entrepreneurship support structure within their respective communities across Africa
APPLICATION LINK: https://womentechsters.org/programs.html