High School Outreach at Limuru girls high school

Over the past few years, AkiraChix has been expanding it's reach with the high school outreach program, working in schools such as Kenya High, among others. The goal is to ensure that we're exposing as many young girls to opportunities within the technology industry as possible. This past weekend, we had the pleasure of visiting Limuru [...]

By | 2016-09-26T10:24:14+00:00 September 26th, 2016|AkiraChix, High School outreach, Partnerships, Technology|0 Comments

Meet up with Esri

AkiraChix is excited to partner with Esri for this months meet up on the 29th June. The focus for this event will be on Geographic Information Systems (GIS). This will be an exciting opportunity to learn how to leverage the power of location in technology solutions. We will introduce the concept of GIS and its [...]

By | 2016-06-07T11:44:55+00:00 June 6th, 2016|AkiraChix, Community, Events, Meetings, Partnerships, Technology|1 Comment

Inaugural AkiraChix Women’s Conference Recap!

We held our Inaugural Women’s conference on 1st November 2014 at Panari Sky Centre, with over 300 people in attendance, including a few men and students from Ngara Girls High school and Kenya High School. We also unveiled our new logo and branding. “She builds. She serves. She leads” Our keynote speaker, Juliana Rotich, Executive [...]

Ushahidi Partnership Days 2014: Day 1

[Guestpost by Arushi Jain, Development Intern on Ushahidi Platform] We all have multiple identities. We are citizens of various countries, and residents of many others; lovers of certain cultures, and supporters of all others; experts in a few fields, and disciplines of all the curiosities the world has to offer. In the Bishop Magua building [...]

By | 2017-05-23T17:16:15+00:00 October 29th, 2014|AkiraChix, Community, Events, Partnerships|1 Comment