Technovation Challenge Bridging the STEM Gender Gap

Let’s talk about technovation challenge Kenya and the impact it has on bridging the gender gap in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, better known as STEM fields. This program is part of a global initiative technovation challenge, which invites girls at high school level annually to identify problems in their community and then challenges them to solve using technology.

The girls go through a 12 weeks mentorship program where a team of say 4–5 girls are paired with a coaches, who essentially are computer science undergraduate students from universities around Kenya.

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