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Women in Technology in Nigeria(WITIN) empowers Nigerian women and girls socio-economically through technology. WITIN has positively transformed the livelihoods of Women in the country, including those in the grassroots via interventions like GWEIT, She Will Connect and currently via capacity building programs for technical women and owners of SMEs. Also,WITIN’s conferences and workshops are indispensable avenues for networking amongst women.
WITIN is in special consultative status with the United Nations and has partnered with the ITU , pioneering Tech Needs Girls and Girls in ICT outreaches since 2012 and was recognized by the ITU amongst global laureates. In 2013, WITIN was awarded an official Tech Needs Girls Partnership with the ITU winning the TechNeedGirls Prize along Intel and Cisco. As choosing and retaining careers in STEM by girls remains crucial to National development, WITIN continues to work with teachers via teachers.ng to meet this goal and for over a decade, WITIN has consistently organized and initiated capacity building programs in ICT/STEM for teachers and students across the country. The NGO has nurtured young people in STEAM( STEM + Arts via icamp.ng ) who are currently excelling in the field
WITIN, through her programmes, has built international and local partnerships and has presence in the 36 states of the federation and the FCT, with over 30,000 active women in her network.