Call for Concept Papers- AkiraChix Research Project

Deadline: March 31, 2014 Akirachix invites Kenyan organizations to submit applications for its proposed research project. Who can apply? Local organizations registered in Kenya that produce or share knowledge for development. Individuals are not eligible. Other important things to note Research projects must have at least 120 days between the call deadline date and the project start date. Grant duration [...]

By | 2014-02-24T12:38:15+00:00 February 24th, 2014|Community, Technology|0 Comments

Mobile Web East Africa 2014 is almost here!

Mobile East Africa 2014, the fourth East African edition of the most progressive and interactive mobile focused events in Sub-Saharan Africa, returns to the Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi, Kenya on February 12th through 14th. The event will feature the very best local and international speakers from organisations including IBM, Jumia Kenya, iHub, Virtual [...]

By | 2017-05-23T17:16:22+00:00 January 27th, 2014|AkiraChix, Events, Technology|0 Comments

Nurturing an Army of Geek Girls

Our high school outreach program first began at Precious Blood Riruta in the year 2011. We realized that there was a knowledge gap – high school girls simply did not know the opportunities that existed in the technology world, and we felt that as Akirachix we could something to fill this gap. 2 years down [...]