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2018 WAAW Foundation Accomplishment

   With a dedicated team, an effective board members and great supporter like you made it possible to provide various opportunities to African girls through our initiatives: the summer STEM camp, annual scholarship, weekly STEM Afterschool clubs, Teachers training program, She hacks Africa coding boot-camp and monthly STEM outreach program to promote innovation in the fields of […]

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What Miss Theola Amiokhaibhor had to say about just concluded She Hacks Africa Cohort 9

I have always wanted to be more, to know more and to be able to do more than what is expected. The opportunity came when a friend of mine encouraged me to apply  for a scholarship to learn coding at a 4-week intensive training bootcamp- SHA( She Hacks Africa) , a scholarship funded by Aspire […]

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Youth Capacity Building Workshop on Girls’ Education: Entrepreneurship, Coding & STEM at Hammamet, Tunisia.

The African Union – International Centre for Girls and Women’s Education in Africa (AU/CIEFFA) is a specialized institution of the African Union since 2004 dealing with women and girls’ education in Africa.  The second edition workshop of the African Union – International Centre for Girls’ and Women’s Education in Africa (AU/CIEFFA) on “Youth Capacity Building […]

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SHE HACKS AFRICA coding bootcamp is the total package, Our experience so far

The WAAW Foundation She Hacks Africa coding, leadership and entrepreneurship November bootcamp which aims to build self-confidence in African youths as change agents and technology innovators in their communities while giving them relevant skills to build technology enterprises through an intensive hours of coding and mental development which is followed by class activities and take-home assignments. […]

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TEAM- NEXTGEN SHARED ITS EXPERIENCE AT SHE HACKS AFRICA COHORT 8, WEEK 1

The journey through the first week of She Hacks Africa Cohort 9 has been both an amazing and an eye-opening experience. Activities for the Cohort kicked off on Monday 5th of November, we got acquainted through an icebreaker, with each other and with our facilitators, Mrs Funke, Mrs Tolu and Mr Bolu. Lessons started in […]

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AWESOME WEEK FOR US AT SHE HACKS AFRICA- TEAM SYNERGY, COHORT 9 WEEK 1

  We all walked into SHA (She Hacks Africa) with the aim of developing our coding skills but in one class, we discovered that the SHA initiative was more than that. We were introduced to WAAW Foundation and also the SHA initiative which is aimed at reaching the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals 4, 5 and […]

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African Science Week 2018 – Nigeria

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF), an initiative of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in partnership with Robert Bosch Stiftung celebrates NEF Africa Science Week 2018 in Nigeria in 35 African countries: Nigeria Zambia, Sudan, Benin, Angola, Uganda, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Malawi, Swaziland, The Gambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Lesotho, Tanzania, Burundi, Sierra Leone, Burkina […]

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WAAW foundation celebrates 2018 International Day of the Girl Child

October 11 every year has been marked as the International Day of the Girl; A day aimed to promote girls’ rights, highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face and promoting girls’ empowerment to improve girls lives. According to the 2018 theme: With Her: A Skilled Girl-Force; we stand with girls everywhere as they […]

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WAAW foundation marks 2018 Africa Code Week

  The Africa Code Week 2018 started at WAAW foundation on the 8th of October which was initiated by software development group (SAP) as a mission to instill digital literacy and 21st century coding skills to over 600,000 young learners in over 36 nations through the means of working closely with private, public and non-profit […]

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2019 WAAW Foundation Scholarship for Young Women in STEM

2018/2019 SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT  Online application available at http://www.waawfoundation.org/scholarships. Complete the online application and submit supporting materials. Applications open September 19, 2018 and are due on or before 12 midnight on 30 November, 2018.*** Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted via email. WAAW Foundation 2019 Scholarship Application opens September 19, 2018. WAAW is pleased to announce […]

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