AfricanWiC -- African Women in Computing Email List


About AfricanWiC
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African Women In Computing - Anita Borg Institute Systers Mailing list exists to bring together African girls and women in Technology from around to world to share ideas, inspire each other and celebrate achievements.

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the AfricanWiC Archives. (The current archive is only available to the list members.)

Using AfricanWiC
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