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Commemorating the International Girls in ICT Day

STEMi Makers Africa had the opportunity to discuss how we are getting more girls involved in #Technology on Arise News.Watch to understand how we are encouraging more young women and girls through the #ProjectKuongoza mentoring program, incubator lab sessions, while simultaneously expanding our work in Africa to engage and collaborate for gender parity and equality...

IWD2021: Project Kuongoza Web Conference

Started From the Bottom: Excelling as a Woman in STEM 4 Powerhouse Women in STEM 200+ Participants registered 1 Day of Expose 4 Center Stages! Girls and Women face multiple challenges that compromise their education opportunities. One area of longstanding concern is the low rate of female participation in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Innovation...

STEMi Makers Africa hosts Africa’s largest World Oceans Day Virtual Summit for 2020

In partnership with UNESCO, The UN World Oceans Day and the U.S Consulate General; Lagos, STEMi Makers Africa commemorated World Oceans Day on Monday the 8th of June 2020. This virtual Summit was themed: The Science We Need For The Ocean We Want. It was a virtual summit with over 985 participants who signed up...

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...

STEMi Makers Africa Wins Silver Stevie® Award: Organization of the Year in 2020 Stevie Awards, USA.

Silver Stevie Award Winner: Organization of the Year (STEMi Makers Africa) STEMi Makers Africa has been named the winner of the Silver Stevie® Award in the Organization of the Year category in the 17th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business, USA. The Stevie Awards, USA is an international competition by the creators of the...

Spotlight of the Month: Meet the Ethiopian Team

We are excited to launch the Spotlight of the Month series to celebrate and highlight effective teamwork, solid leadership and social impact projects across our communities. In this month of September, we began with the Country Ethiopia as we found their resilience and passion for STEMi to be amazing. Be inspired by their Stories. Mehiret...