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WISE Mentoring Program

WISE4Afrika – Microsoft 4Afrika collaborates with Strathmore University to extend WISE Mentoring Program into Africa

"Growing up as a woman in Kenya, there was a lack of female role models within STEM for me to engage with and learn from" says Wanjira Kamwere, program lead of WISE4Afrika. An initiative by Microsoft to inspire women to take up careers in technology. Microsoft through its 4Afrika engine

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mobile digital kiosk

A solar powered mobile digital kiosk that empowers women across Rwanda

In Rwanda Microsoft is supporting African Renewable Energy Distributor (ARED), a technology for social good company. That provides a one stop shop - mobile digital kiosk - platform offering digital services and connectivity to customers in Rwanda. ARED CEO, Henri Nyakarundi says "our solar kiosk platform revolutionizes the way

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Women Innovators

Women innovators in Kenya, South Africa, the UAE to benefit from global expansion of Women in Cloud Microsoft Cloud Accelerator Program

Women innovators in Kenya, South Africa, the UAE to benefit from global expansion of Women in Cloud and IdeaGen Microsoft Cloud Accelerator Program. Team Fe Amaan showcase their innovation at Microsoft Imagine Cup Women innovators and technology entrepreneurs in Kenya, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates will soon get

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Anne-Marie Abban-Demetrius Shares Her WiSci STEAM Camp 2015 Experience

10 Ghanaian students were selected to take part in the WiSci STEAM Camp 2015 in Rwanda and Anne Marie Abban Demitrus shares her experience about the event. That was when my perspective totally changed. I have since developed a keen interest in the sciences and opened up to the limitless opportunities

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Otema Yirenkyi

Otema Yirenkyi to Speak at Women in Tech March Meet-Up

Microsoft Ghana's country manager Otema Yirenkyi will be speaking at the March meet-up of Women in Tech, which will take place at the iSpace Foundation Hub in Osu, Accra on the 5th of March 2015 at 6pm. Women in Technology Nights out are informal networking events focused on educating and enhancing

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