Mujeres por Africa

Mujeres por Africa

A Spanish NGO that works in Africa and Spain, to promote women in Africa through education, exchange fellowship programs for professionals, entrepeunership projects, etc.

Tags: Women  Africa  Science  Entrepeneur  Entrepreneurship  NGO  exchange  fellowship 

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Stockholm Makerspace

Stockholm Makerspace

Stockholm Makerspace is a non-profit organization. The 300sqm space and machine park is crowd-funded by its members. Hosting 3D-printers, electronics equipment, laser cutter and dedicated rooms for paint work, bitechnology, sewing, wood and metallurgy. Featuring women-only courses in welding, with more to come. Welcome to explore the frontiers between tech, art and crafts.

Tags: Makerspace  Kids  tech  3Dprinting  metallurgy  woodshop  workshop  crafts  Hack-a-Day 

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Womens Center for Creative Work

Womens Center for Creative Work

WCCW is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to cultivate LA’s feminist creative communities and practices. Combining a co-workspace on the LA river in Frogtown, project incubation facilities, residency programs, a rapidly growing network of over 16,000 followers, and a full calendar of artistic and professional development programming, WCCW advocates for feminist-led creative businesses and projects in Los Angeles.

Tags: Makerspace  art  entrepreneurship  incubator  residency  workshop  crafts  business 

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Double Union

Double Union

What if we had a space that felt like the feminist unconference AdaCamp all year round? Double Union is a non-profit, created with the primary mission of being a comfortable and welcoming place for women to work on their projects. It's a space where women can feel equally comfortable knitting, coding, drawing, or using power tools and no one feels pressure to prove they belong here. We’re creating a culture where we don’t just make awesome stuff - we also ask questions, feel confused sometimes, and break things.

Tags: Makerspace  Women-only  Crafts  Hackerspace 

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Seattle Attic

Seattle Attic

An intersectional feminist hackerspace that opened in Seattle, WA in 2013. Workshops include circuitry, fiber arts, and paper crafts. Membership is queer and trans-inclusive and open to all genders.

Tags: Makerspace  Crafts  Hackerspace 

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Mothership HackerMoms

Mothership HackerMoms

We give mothers of every gender the time and space to explore DIY craft and design, hacker/maker culture, community workshops, entrepreneurship and all manner of creative expression -- with on-site childcare. Our HackerSprouts program teaches children the creative process through educational childcare and STEAM-based workshops. HackerMoms creates families that build together.

Tags: Makerspace  Crafts  Hackerspace  Maker  design 

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BONEVET Makerspace

BONEVET Makerspace

BONEVET is a non-profit community center where people gather to share resources and knowledge, work on projects, network, and build. It is an informal combination of a lab, a shop and a conference room which encourages “hands-on” exploration by providing resources that are usually unavailable to individuals working alone. Through this, we want to nurture a vibrant community of idea and resource sharing among its makers, which will foster character building traits like grit, creativity, open-mindedness, social responsibility and most importantly team work. To support this mission, we offer: A fully equipped and professionally maintained manufacturing facility, which includes capabilities for precision metal machining, electronics, robotics, automation, 3D printing, computer-aided design, programming, Arduino, LittleBits etc. A fully equipped and professionally maintained space dedicated only for kids in order to inflict the spirit of making by re-energizing education with the creativity, innovation, curiosity, motivation, technical know-how, and playfulness that characterize our maker community. A variety of affordable, engineering-oriented pursuits on a spectrum from expert-led to independent. The experts teach the aspiring makers the concepts, the skills and the resources which the makers will turn into real prototypes, allowing them to truly learn by doing. Expert advisors/mentors who are available to support our members. Monthly and daily membership plans for interested individuals, encouraging Do-It-Yourself culture and the maker mindset. On-site material storage and on-site project storage, allowing community members to create and store projects without the hassle of handling material and storage logistics.

Tags: Makerspace  Makerkids 

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Asociación de Mujeres Investigadoras y Tecnológas, AMIT

Asociación de Mujeres Investigadoras y Tecnológas, AMIT

Spanish NGO composed by scientist and technologist from different fields that work in Science, Technology or management of science and technology in organizations or public and private Spanish research centers.

Tags: Science  Women  Technology  Association  Spain 

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CNIO Women in Science (WISE)

CNIO Women in Science (WISE)

Women in Science Office at the Spanish National Cancer Research Center (CNIO), that organize events, seminars to rainse awareness in gender issues, and look for inequeties in the scientific career, trying to focus on them and changed them through policy or conduct rules.

Tags: Science  Women  gender equality 

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Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code was founded with a single mission: to close the gender gap in technology. Girls Who Code was founded five years ago with the belief that computing skills are a critical path to security and prosperity in today’s job market. What began with 20 girls in the heart of New York City, Girls Who Code will reach 40,000 girls in all 50 U.S. states by the end of this year.

Tags: code  software  girls  after school 

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Chick Tech

Chick Tech

ChickTech is a nonprofit dedicated to retaining women in the technology workforce and increasing the number of women and girls pursuing technology-based careers.

Tags: tech  womenintech  diversity  tech  teen  USA 

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Let Toys Be Toys

Let Toys Be Toys

Let Toys Be Toys campaign is asking the toy and publishing industries to stop limiting children’s interests by promoting some toys and books as only suitable for girls, and others only for boys.

Tags: toys  kids 

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Greenlight 4 Girls

Greenlight 4 Girls

Greenlight for girls is an international organisation dedicated to inspire girls of all ages and backgrounds to pursue STEM subjects - Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics - by introducing them to the world of science in fun and exciting ways!

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STEMettes

STEMettes

We’re showing the next generation that girls do Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (STEM) too at our free, fun, food-filled experiences.

Tags: STEM  girl 

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Tech Mums

Tech Mums

We help mums to harness the power of technology. Learn about social media, online safety, coding and more in our free workshops.

Tags: Tech  Code  Mothers 

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Women of the World Festival

Women of the World Festival

WOW – Women of the World festival celebrates women and girls, and looks at the obstacles that stop them from achieving their potential.

Tags: diversity  inclusivity 

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Geek Girl MeetUp UK

Geek Girl MeetUp UK

A group of passionate women working in tech, design and startups.

Tags: design  IT  code 

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Ladies Of Code

Ladies Of Code

We are an international community of professional women developers.

Tags: tech  womenintech  diversity  software  code 

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Django Girls

Django Girls

Django Girls is a non-profit organization and a community that empowers and helps women to organize free, one-day programming workshops by providing tools, resources and support. We are a volunteer run organization with hundreds of people contributing to bring more amazing women into the world of technology.

Tags: tech  womenintech  diversity  software  code  global 

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Code First Girls

Code First Girls

Code First: Girls work with companies and with men and women directly, to help increase the number of women in tech. Code First: Girls is a multi-award winning social enterprise, and we raise our revenues through a combination of sponsorship and corporate services. All our profits get plugged back into running the free community courses and other activities we run with smart women who want to build careers in tech and entrepreneurship. We teach 2000+ women and men how to code each year.

Tags: tech  womenintech  diversity  software  code 

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Ada's List

Ada's List

Ada's list is a global community for women in tech, based on principles of inclusion, empowerment and diversity

Tags: tech  womenintech  diversity  UK 

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Mujeres Nobel

Mujeres Nobel

The exhibition Nobel Women intends to honor and make known a selection of twelve women awarded in each of the disciplines established by Alfred Nobel in his will, as well as Alfred Nobel himself, philanthropist who bequeathed to the world the most prestigious awards. Two women were included who were on the verge of obtaining the award.

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EnRedadas, for the Arts and Technology

EnRedadas, for the Arts and Technology

EnRedadas works promoting safe spaces for women all ages at the intersection between feminism, arts and technology

Tags: Cyberfeminism  STEAM 

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Karkhana

Karkhana

Designing learning experiences for kids. Hands on STEAM activities. Karkhana is an education company and makerspace with a unique approach to learning. Our teachers – engineers, designers, artists, scientists – turn the classroom into a lab for discovery. We want our students to gain one key insight: the world is malleable.

Tags: Hands-on  STEAM  kids  education 

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The Ada Initiative

The Ada Initiative

The Ada Initiative helps women get and stay involved in open source, open data, open education, and other areas of free and open technology and culture.

Tags: Global  open source  global 

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COACh

COACh

Has helped the career advancement of over 20,000 women scientists and engineers in the US, Asia, Africa and Latin America.

Tags: science  engineering  academia  US  Asia  Africa  Latin America 

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Anita Borg Institute

Anita Borg Institute

The Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology is a nonprofit organization founded by computer scientist Anita Borg. The institute’s primary aim is to recruit, retain, and advance women in technology.

Tags: tech  computer science  code  global 

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Passion Projects

Passion Projects

Talks from incredible women in tech every month. The idea for Passion Projects was spurred from an internal conversation about building a more female-friendly engineering culture at GitHub.

Tags: talks  tech  online  github 

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Society of Women Engineers

Society of Women Engineers

For more than six decades, SWE has given women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering industry. Our organization is centered around a passion for our members' success and continues to evolve with the challenges and opportunities reflected in today's exciting engineering and technology specialties.

Tags: engineering  global 

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Pink Programming

Pink Programming

Pink Programming is a non-profit organization. We exist to enable more women to discover the joy of programming. Our goal is to increase the proportion of women working in the tech industry. We believe this is good for equality and equal opportunity for all.<br><br>We host monthly Sunday meetups and camps on differnet locations about town.

Tags: code  software  meetup 

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Pink Programming

Pink Programming

Pink Programming is a non-profit organization. We exist to enable more women to discover the joy of programming. Our goal is to increase the proportion of women working in the tech industry. We believe this is good for equality and equal opportunity for all.<br><br>We host monthly Sunday meetups and camps on differnet locations about town.

Tags: code  software  meetup 

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Pink Programming

Pink Programming

Pink Programming is a non-profit organization. We exist to enable more women to discover the joy of programming. Our goal is to increase the proportion of women working in the tech industry. We believe this is good for equality and equal opportunity for all.<br><br>We host monthly Sunday meetups and camps on differnet locations about town.

Tags: code  software  meetup 

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Skool

Skool

Skool is the flagship project of the Technology in Education Foundation that provides free technology training for 8-18-year-old girls.

Tags: code  workshops  nonprofit 

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Ingeniosas

Ingeniosas

INGENIOSAS: Ciencia y Tecnología para Todas (Science and Technology for All) is an initiative that seeks to encourage girls and adolescents in the fields of science, engineering, technology and mathematics (STEM). Ingeniosas was created to erase the gender stereotypes that affect women's vocational decisions, limiting their educational and work projects, which is reflected in their low participation in the STEM areas. The program is supported by ComunidadMujer and the Embassy of the United States.

Tags: code  workshops  nonprofit 

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Ninas Programadoras

Ninas Programadoras

We are an organization of female programmers, part of the Corporation C100 that is interested in encouraging more of us to get involved in the world of computing and technology. To achieve this, we carry out activities mainly aimed at girls.

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weSTEM NYUAD

weSTEM NYUAD

weSTEM at NYU Abu Dhabi was established to support women interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics by providing a platform of shared knowledge, encouragement, and inspiration. Our mission is to increase the participation and success of women interested in pursuing degrees and careers in the STEM fields at our university and in the region. weSTEM provides networking and leadership development opportunities, mentoring and resources for women in STEM fields to develop and enhance their careers.

Tags: student group  STEM  community 

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ArabWIC UAE

ArabWIC UAE

The goal of The Arab Women In Computing (ArabWIC) is to support, inspire, retain, encourage collaboration among, increase visibility of and help elevate the status of Arab women in computing, and allow them to achieve their career goals. Also, to create linkage with international women-in-CS organizations.

Tags: professional  nonprofit 

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JSLadies

JSLadies

We are the first national and exclusively female group focused on teaching and helping more women to program in JavaScript.

Tags: workshops  community 

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Laboratoria Peru

Laboratoria Peru

We are working to become the leading source of female tech talent from Latin America to the world, transforming the future of thousands of women and the companies that employ them.

Tags: latam  coding course  professional development 

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Czechitas

Czechitas

We help women, girls and children to explore the world of information technologies. We teach them to code in various programming languages, test their software, or analyse complex data. We organize workshops and courses on different levels of expertise, focused on particular knowledge or technology. We organize summer IT camps, requalification and evening courses. We inspire and empower new talents for stronger diversity and competitiveness in tech.

Tags: EU  coding course  nonprofit 

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She++

She++

she++, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, works to empower underrepresented groups in technology by dismantling negative stereotypes surrounding technical careers. We aim to dispel the misconception that computer science is not a career for women and minorities by rebranding what it means to be a technologist.

Tags: nonprofit  US  high school  university  fellowship 

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Electric Girls

Electric Girls

Electric Girls was founded in Spring 2015 by Flor Serna as a response to her experience as the only female recording engineer at Vital Sounds Recording out of Loyola University. Quickly joined by Maya Ramos, the pair founded Electric Girls to develop leadership skills in young girls through their learning of electronics and computer programming skills.

Tags: nonprofit  US  electronics 

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Akira Chix

Akira Chix

AkiraChix is a not for profit organisation that aims to inspire and develop a successful force of women in technology who will change Africa’s future.Founded in April 2010, AkiraChix aims to be the leading women’s network impacting technology in Africa. It’s programs are developed to reach young women at different levels, those in Primary School, High School and University, those working in technology and those who wish to have a career in technology, making it an effectively wholesome program.

Tags: nonprofit  high school  professional development 

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