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STEMi Makers Africa, Addis Ababa University; Ethiopia, Abugida Robotics train young girls in STEM.

With a seed grant from the Addis Ababa University; Ethiopia, Abugida Robotics Technology Center and STEMi makers Africa, trained girls in STEM and graduated the 1st cohort of young girls age 10-16 years old in three different training categories, namely: Mobile App development, 3D modelling, 3D printing and Basic Computer Skills. Phase 1 Training: Basic...

STEMi Makers Africa and Oracle Academy collaborates to Empower Tertiary Educators in Nigeria through Computing Education.

STEMi Makers Africa partners with Oracle Academy to implement hands-on computing education bootcamp for tertiary educators in Nigeria. On a mission to empower Educators, learners and strengthen competencies; particularly in Computing Education and foster the development of 21st century skills in Nigeria, STEMi Makers Africa in collaboration with Oracle Academy successfully coordinated a Bootcamp to...

STEMi Makers Africa empowers Educators in South-Eastern Nigeria to raise students’ achievement in STEM.

STEM Integration and Development Training for Educators: South East Edition Only a refined education system, properly educated workforce and entrepreneurial class will have the skills and drive to thrive as new technologies change the nature of work, leisure, the environment, andsociety – and to tackle Nigeria’s most pressing challenges.On a mission to strengthen competencies, particularly...

Women Breaking Ceilings: Meet Faith February

Highlighting Faith February, a Scientist, PhD candidate (University of Cape Town, SA); Advancing Womxn Postgraduate Fellow, Project Kuongoza Mentor. Meet Faith February In 2002, Faith February obtained her Master’s degree in Physics from Stellenbosch University. She is currently studying towards a Ph.D. in Oceanography at the University of Cape Town with the thesis title: Influence...

Project Kuongoza Conference: Raising Young Women and Girls to Lead in STEM

Screenshot of the Project Kuongoza Web Conference to Commemorate the International Day of the Girl Child. Project Kuongoza Web Conference to Commemorate the International Day of the Girl Child It is no doubt that women contribute majorly to the socio-economic development and prosperity of a Nation. In Sub-Saharan Africa and MENA Nations, Girls face multiple...

STEMi Makers Africa hosts Africa By Us, For Us and Of Us to commemorate the International Youth Month, 2020

STEMi Makers Africa launched an Africa By Us, For Us and Of Us Series that aims to shed light on the need to enable engagement of youths, strengthen their capacity and push them to the forefront of global innovation, taking important steps to accelerate social, scientific, and technological change in all of Africa. This event...

A Glance At Biotechnology

Biotechnology is a broad range of technologies that employ living organisms or parts of them to make diverse products. For instance, drugs, nutritional compounds, environmentally friendly chemicals and materials, biofuels, and novel functional materials can be produced through biotechnology. In essence, biotechnology is all about utilizing the raw ingredients of life and produce maximum output...

STEMi Makers Africa hosts the Global Astronomy Month for 2020

The STEMi Makers Africa hosted the world’s largest celebration of Astronomy through a series of online webcast events from the 23rd of April to the 25th of April 2020. The event series had four (4) global Scientists engaging young people in Science, STEM, Astronomy and offering an array of opportunities to key into. The event...

STEMi Makers Africa introduces STEM Education to Technical School in Kano, Nigeria.

One of the objectives of STEMi Makers Africa is to generate a talent base of the next generation of Scientists, Technovators and STEM professionals who will serve as catalysts and global leaders in Africa’s competitiveness and for the economic improvement of all citizens. In October 2019, the STEMi Makers Africa impacted the Gawuna Science and...