AkiraChix runs a technical training program that targets young women from poor social and economic backgrounds in Nairobi. Read More
In Kenya, career paths are chosen in high school. High school students select subjects that determine which career…Read More
AkiraChix organises networking events with the aim of connecting the already small percentage of women in the technology…Read More
AkiraChix has recently begun running a kids camp targeting children between the age of 7 and 13. The goal… Read More
Nurturing generations of women who use tech to develop innovations and solutions for Africa.
Provide training, mentorship and outreach programs to increase the number of skilled women in technology and positively impact the community.
AkiraChix is hosting its first Design Meet Up on the 19th of June 2015 from 5-7pm.
The word “design” has traditionally been used to describe the visual aesthetics of objects such as books, websites, products, interiors, architecture, and […]
We recently put out a call for applications for AkiraChix mentors, and have received an overwhelming response. With one more day left to apply, we thought it best to give a deeper explanation on what […]
(Guest Post by Yvonne Oluoch, #IncYOUbateIT competition winner, founder of Socially Keen Individuals Redefining the Tech Space (SKIRTS) and AkiraChix Volunteer)
On February 20th 2015, I facilitated a session on digital security and was privileged to have […]