Our society has evolved and so also is the responsibility and the requirements to survive in this global market and to be competitive within the marketspace. This age of internet and related technologies has brought rapid changes to the way we do things before. Just as in many other professions, the ratio of women involved in this internet-driven change is very low compared to the male counterparts.
The GirlCode Academy platform is focused on human capital development of talented and aspiring young female Nigerians who have passion for acquiring technical skills in areas of product design and web application development. The project is positioned to encourage the participation of aspiring young women who are willing to delve into the male dominated field of programming and application development.