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Women need to embrace opportunities in the workplace

Working from home has made it easier for many women to balance their professional and personal lives without negatively impacting either, says Lizelle Fourie, applications consultant at DAC Systems.


High-achieving PMB school gets STEM resources

Huawei SA partners with DIRCO to present Pietermaritzburg’s Siqongweni High School with a newly-refurbished science lab.

2 Sep

Leading from the front in AI – CSIR’s Dr Reevana Balmahoon

Dr Balmahoon is determined to change the level of representation of female professionals in the field of data analysis and artificial intelligence.


Dr Tovhowani Ramulongo – power behind lab work and microbes

For Dr Ramulongo, the value that technology can add to processes is highlighted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

31 Aug

e4 introduces ‘Girls in STEM’ programme

The fintech specialist collaborates with non-profit Melisizwe Computer Lab Project, to upskill girls in under-privileged areas with STEM skills.


Striving for a more equal IT sector

Gender inequalities in tech persist, proving that addressing the elephant in the room is no longer the polite thing to do – it’s imperative to the future of the industry, says BBD.


Former military medic joins KZN Science Centre

Dr Kim Bishop plans to deepen a robust science, technology engineering, mathematics and innovation culture at the organisation.

Jul 26, 2021

GirlCode asks community, companies to donate spare laptops

The coding organisation appeals to organisations and individuals to donate 67 laptops for girl coders, in the spirit of Nelson Mandela month.

Jul 26, 2021

Women want to be decision-makers in tech revolution

The business world must become more welcoming and safer for women, so they can go all the way from the classroom to the boardroom, in all sectors, including technology.

Jun 9, 2021

Uptick in South Africa’s digital skills proficiency, report shows

As the race to build digitally-skilled South Africans intensifies, data shows more people are engaging with mobile forms of learning to upskill themselves.

May 5, 2021

CodeGeeko coding school for kids comes to SA

CodeGeeko is an online school seeking to teach coding in a way that will teach life values and build inclusive technology.

Mar 24, 2021

Homegrown board game teaches maths skills

A Monopoly-style game aims to use gamification to instill basic maths concepts in kids, with the hopes of improving the country’s maths literacy rate.

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