Browse the Emerging Leader profiles and learn more about the 2014 cohort.
Inspire emerging women leaders to become change agents in their communities.
Connect with global women leaders and join the growing community of TechWomen worldwide.
Travel to Africa and the Middle East to expand professional networks and encourage girls' interest in STEM careers.
Engage with experts and innovators in your field and become a change agent in your community.
TechWomen empowers, connects, and supports the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from Africa and the Middle East by providing them the access and opportunity needed to advance their careers, pursue their dreams, and inspire women and girls in their communities.
Through mentorship and exchange, TechWomen strengthens participants’ professional capacity, increases mutual understanding between key networks of professionals, and expands girls’ interest in STEM careers by exposing them to female role models.
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TechWomen Professional and Cultural Mentors talk about the many reasons to become a mentor for the TechWomen program, and the effects that mentoring with TechWomen has had on them.
Watch the video to see highlights from the TechWomen Initiative event Facebook hosted on June 9th, 2011. At the event, the team gave in-depth talks on Facebook engineering and IT culture and shared best practices for fostering innovation throughout the organization.
TechGirls is an international exchange program designed to empower young girls to pursue careers in the science and technology sectors. In July 2011, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced the launch of TechGirls – a three-week, intensive youth exchange “to encourage innovation and promote the spread of new technologies to give women and girls […]
Guest post by Tarimin Kewa, 2014 Emerging Leader from Nigeria The long awaited day had arrived … Read More »
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