Women in Tech

KP IT Board to give 2,500 women training in digital skills

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board has started its second phase to train 2,500 women from across the province;...

Dec 8 · 54 sec read >

In conversation with Dr. Bushra Anjum on data and gender equity

When parents dream for their daughters to be well educated, financially independent and socially productive, incredible women are born....

Apr 12 · 6 min read >
Dr. Bushra Anjum

These two women are battling the gender biased technology industry by teaching coding to young girls

In 2018, the ‘Global Gender Gap Index 2018’ report ranked Pakistan the second worst country in the world in...

Apr 1 · 8 min read >
Faiza and Shamim

Technology company asks female professional to resign on grounds of wearing hijab

A female professional was asked to step down from her position by Creative Chaos Software Services, a technology outsourcing...

Oct 19 · 2 min read >

Pakistan one of the worst countries for women to live, Report

Throughout the history, there has been a significant gap between men and women whether in social, political, intellectual, cultural,...

Mar 10 · 1 min read >

10Pearls University organizes a hackathon for women in tech

WomenTechQuest, a community building event for women in tech, comprising of a Hackathon and Testathon was held at 10Pearls...

Mar 21 · 1 min read >

This is how it feels like to be a woman in tech in Pakistan

March 8th marks International Women’s Day. This year’s theme “Pledge For Parity” advocates creating equal opportunities for women’s advancement...

Mar 8 · 5 min read >
Women in Tech

Amidst gender disparity, these women are re-defining Pakistan’s entrepreneurial landscape

Women in South Asia face societal constraints and discrimination based on deeply entrenched values and perceptions about women’s role...

Mar 8 · 9 min read >

Pakistani woman, Shama Zehra, launches KickStarter for Jetzy, a social network for travelers

Shama Zehra, a Pakistani-born entrepreneur, has launched a KickStarter campaign for the world’s first geo-location based app for travelers...

Jul 16 · 1 min read >
Shema Zahra

150 Women Empowerment Centers to be established across Pakistan

Ministry of Information Technology is going to establish 150 Women Empowerment Centers as a part of a Government’s project,...

Jun 18 · 1 min read >

NetSol Technologies launches campaign to bring married women back to workplaces

NetSol Technologies, one of top 500 software houses of the world as ranked by Forbes Magazine, is taking an...

Jun 15 · 1 min read >

New study says women are more competent coders than men

For centuries now, women have been under-estimated in their level of intellect and expertise. But this latest study suggests...

Feb 15 · 1 min read >
Woman Coders