Our team in Herat, Afghanistan has been working over the past few months to build the programming lab where the mentors will teach the girls how to code. Here’s a few photos of the progress!
To Americans, Afghanistan can call to mind war-torn cities without much economic opportunity. But the truth is that the country has a growing tech economy. Unfortunately, those tech opportunities are often hard for women to come by in Afghanistan’s conservative, male-dominated culture. But Fereshteh Forough, founder and CEO of Code To Inspire, aims to change that.
Fereshteh Forough’s company Code to Inspire aims to close Afghanistan’s tech gender gap
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