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Partnership Seeks to Upskill More African Women to Work in Tech

Afro Fem Coders has announced a partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, to inspire and empower African women with technology skills amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Afro Fem Coders, a program being implemented in Uganda, aims to create a platform for African women to learn computer programming in a safe and encouraging environment. Read on

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Sheila Kakwezi and Grace Namatende, two of the brilliant females in the Afro Fem Coders team during the introduction at the start of the hackathon

Grace Namatende, a tutor with Afro Fem Coders, taking participants through a session during the 1st hackathon.


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