International Women’s Day and Women’s Month
As part of the ongoing commemoration of International Women’s Day and women’s month, Girls In Technology Liberia, in collaboration with UN Women and Orange Foundation, held a “Women in Technology forum’ on Friday, 17 March 2023, at the Orange Digital Centre in Monrovia.
The forum was held under the theme, DigitAll: Innovation and technology for gender equality.
Ms. Massa Weeks a software Engineer and the CEO/Founder of Girls In Technology Liberia was the moderator at Women in Technology forum, Panelists comprising of Abigail Jallah, Data Scientist at Orange Liberia; Gwatoh Kroma, women’s Executive Officer and Founder of Pepajar Kids and Sara Buchanan, Executive Director of Orange Foundation.
The Impact of using technology was discussed and existing opportunities in the technology field available for women and girls, ways in which digital innovations could be used to promote gender equality and empower women in Liberia.