Bridging Gaps, Building Futures: Advancing Gender Inclusion in Africa’s Tech Ecosystem

Value for Women (VfW) and Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) with the support of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH,  invite you to a virtual learning webinar themed “Bridging Gaps, Building Futures: Advancing Gender Inclusion in Africa’s Tech Ecosystem.”

This interactive webinar offers you an opportunity to engage in meaningful dialogue, exchange insights, and identify practical strategies for advancing gender inclusion in Africa’s technology and innovation ecosystem. You’ll gain exposure to pioneering practices and strategies that are leading transformative change across startups and ecosystem enablers/intermediaries. Participants will walk away with actionable insights and a clear path to integrating gender inclusivity into your organisation’s DNA.

The event will include:

  • Keynote presentation: Explore the latest insights from our newly launched report on What the frontrunners are doing: A snapshot of gender inclusion among committed digital innovation ecosystem players and startups in Africa’s technology sector.
  • Peer shares: Learn directly from GameChangerX program participants on embedding gender inclusion practices, and the results and learnings emerging.
  • Breakout sessions: Discuss actionable steps your organisation can take towards enhancing gender inclusivity.

*The session will include French and Portuguese translation.

Join us and contribute to shaping a diverse, equitable, and inclusive digital innovation ecosystem in Africa.

Time: 13:00 – 14:30 CET / 7:00 AM 

Location: Virtual

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2024