What is WeTechTM?
Women Enhancing Technology (WeTech) is a consortium of dedicated partners that has joined IIE to design and support a series of innovative activities to provide training, build networks and offer professional opportunities. WeTech helps women and girls enter and succeed in technology careers, with the goal of enhancing women’s talent and skills needed to fuel technological and economic growth.
What communities will WeTech serve?
In India and the United States, WeTech will link girls and women to technology-related scholarships, skills-training, mentors and internships that prepare them to enter and succeed in high-paying tech careers. In Africa the commitment will provide seed grants,investing in nascent women’s groups and individual champions already taking impressive steps to support and encourage women and girls in computer science.
Learn more about WeTech's core activities and goals
Who are WeTech's partners?
To achieve WeTech’s goal of greater impact through collaboration, IIE has brought together a powerful array of partners. These partners have committed funding, resources and employee expertise and time in the value of $4.2 million. As WeTech Manager, IIE aims to expand the consortium and grow its resources to $10 million over three years, in order to build out activities and expand to additional countries.
Learn more about our partners and their work