THE OPPORTUNITY IS PARAMOUNT
Tech Jobs are the Fastest Growing in North America
There’s Just One Problem
Girls are Being Left Behind…
Long held societal beliefs about women’s roles, discrimination in the workplace and lack of opportunity discourages girls from pursuing computer science. In the past 30 years, the percentage of women working in STEM has barely changed. In 1987, women represented 20% of the STEM workforce, today they still only represent, 23% in Canada.
Female Representation in STEM Fields
of girls would consider tech jobs in the future.
It’s Not too late
Hackergal is Changing this Bleak Landscape
After our hackathons:
of girls became more interested in computer science industry after participating in our Hackathons.
of girls really enjoyed our Hackathon!
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Let’s Inspire Girls Together
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