Welcome to the Gender Equality working group of UniteIT!
While Europe is facing an ever widening gap between e-skills and ICT-related employment opportunities, girls are still largely under-represented in computer studies.
This working group gathers Gender & ICT experts and ICT learning centre leaders willing to act as change makers in addressing the gender gap in ICT
Would you like to be part of the group?
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If you join the group, you will be asked to present yourself by writing some lines about your motivation and/or experience regarding Gender & ICT, why you decided to join the group and how you will commit yourself to contribute in achieving the goals of the group.
As a group member, make sure that the discussions you add to the group discussions somehow relate to Gender & ICT issues in Europe.
Latest activity: Dec 4, 2015
A first step in identifying the ICT gender gap in Europe was done during the first group discussion at the UniteIT conference in Malta on Oct 24, 2013:
At the UniteIT conference in Malta, the group members agreed that ICT learning centres have a role to play in:
The ICT learning projects of following organizations have been screened from a gender point of view during the first workgroup webinar on June 20, 2014: