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2018 Abuja and Lagos STEM-ICT Teachers Training

2018 STEM – ICT TEACHERS TRAINING In line with the WAAW Foundation’s vision to empower African women to become impactful leaders, change agents and technology innovators through STEM engagement, WAAW integrates and promotes hands-on experiential learning into classrooms in private and public schools by organizing a  FREE STEM-ICT Teachers’ Training/Workshop in Abuja and Lagos this […]

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Highlight of She Hacks Africa Cohort #6 workshop

The 6th edition of the She Hacks Africa program recently came to an end with 35 young people being equipped with web development, tech entrepreneurship and leadership skills. The program is an intensive 4 weeks coding boot camp, and in-person training workshop, where African youths learn software programming and then, practice what they have learned […]

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PRESS RELEASE-SHE HACKS AFRICA BOOTCAMP-CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

She hacks Africa Coding Bootcamp is a 4-Week Software programming, Entrepreneurship and Leadership training program for young women and men between the ages of 18-30 years with a mission is to empower African youths in Software programming with a special focus on young girls in remote villages who will develop the relevant Software Application that […]

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WAAW FOUNDATION IN PARTNERSHIP WITH AIMS TRAIN STEM TEACHERS IN RWANDA

The Working to Advance STEM Education for African Women (WAAW) Foundation in partnership with The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) trained over 120 STEM teachers to execute the Maths and Sciences for Sub-Saharan Africa (MS4SSA) training programme for S1 teachers in Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from March 23rd to 31st in Rwanda. The […]

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OUTCOMES FROM OUR 2018 LAGOS CODE SCHOOL

During the Easter holiday, WAAW Foundation fulfilled the mandate to engage and equip young minds with Computer programming skills through our 2018 Code School program. It was so exciting to see the creative abilities of these kids come alive in just 5 days! Both boys and girls between the ages of 10-17 from different backgrounds […]

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Highlights from Gender Summit in Rwanda

From Monday, March 19th – 20th 2018, Female researchers and women in STEM gathered in Kigali, Rwanda for the Gender Summit 14 Africa. The theme for this two day summit was “Climate Change through Gender lens”. This is a call for more females to promote gender balance in Africa. Gender Summit Africa exposed participants to […]

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HAPPY EASTER IN ADVANCE

Easter holiday is a great way to celebrate with family, share love, laughter and togetherness. At WAAW Foundation, we have a special way of celebrating with kids and at the same time building their intellectual capacities; we call this “WAAW Code School”. At WAAW code school, each child is open to the training that molds […]

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WAAW CODE SCHOOL FOR KIDS THIS HOLIDAY

The Working to Advance STEM Education for African Women (WAAW) Foundation with the mission is to empower African women and young minds to become impactful leaders, change agents and technology innovators through STEM engagement is organizing a code school this Easter holiday for boys and girls (10-17 years) in JSS1-SS3 from April 3rd to 7th […]

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TESTIMONIALS FROM SHE HACKS AFRICA COHORT #4 PARTICIPANTS

“This boot camp has been a very good eye-opener for me and I want to say a very big thank you to WAAW Foundation and She Hacks Africa. Thank you”. Ogbonna Ada Glory. “This Cohort has been a huge move to my development and career. I have the strong belief that I am better than […]

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CELEBRATING THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

As we celebrate the international women’s day, it commemorates the movement for women’s rights for quality education, gender equality, economic inclusion, good health and well being. This creates the awareness that women and girls play various vital roles in the society and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields are not exceptions. This day also […]

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