It is never too late for young girls to start thinking about what they want to do when they grow up The Working to Advance STEM education for African Women (WAAW) foundation is offering senior secondary school students an opportunity to experience Hands-on learning, a slice of college life and learn more about careers in […]
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WAAW Foundation, beneficiary of proceeds from the book “Chasing Butterflies” by Author Yejide Kilanko
WAAW Foundation is so honored & super excited to be nominated as a beneficiary of proceeds from the new book coming out soon – Chasing Butterflies – by renowned author Yejide Kilanko . Her first book #DaughtersWhoWorkThisPath was a national bestseller! Watch out for this awesome book that tells the stories of African women in a […]
The application forms for the 2015 NEF/Toxicology Internship programs are out.
DATE: May 31 – June 2, 2015 VENUE: Double tree by Hilton, San Jose, California The Women In Technology International (WITI) Summit Summit is the annual gathering of tech-savvy women, held in the heart of Silicon Valley. Executive women, entrepreneurs, and technology thought leaders from around the world converge to collaborate on innovative solutions to […]
Watch video: Google RISE Award support girls and minorities in Technology. WAAW foundation and ELiTE Education partnered to inspire over 5000 girls across Africa with the power of Computer science and STEM.
El-Mansur Atelier Group is an AEC (architecture, engineering and construction) company with a commitment to providing bespoke design and construction services using a combination of the most appropriate technology as well as highly skilled and motivated employees to achieve its goals under international best practice standards. The company supported our 2014 STEM camp by donating an […]
GENDER DISCRIMINATION Discrimination based on gender is one of the primary impediments to education. And it affects boys and girls. In some regions, boys’ educational opportunities are limited by gender roles that force them to work rather than attend school. These financial responsibilities are often increased in boys’ adolescent years, making it difficult for them […]
Kenyan grandmother at school with her great-great-grandchildren By Ed ThomasBBC News, Ndalat, Kenya Priscilla Sitienei: “I want to inspire children” A 90-year-old Kenyan woman who goes to class with six of her great-great-grandchildren is believed to be the oldest primary school pupil in the world. Sitting at the front of class four in her school […]