Anie Akpe, the founder of African Women in Technology, discusses her inspiration for creating her organization. She recounts attending a technology conference dominated by men, which motivated her to address the imbalance in the industry. Akpe highlights the challenges posed by a male-dominated sector and certain African cultures, which hinder women’s participation in technology. Additionally, she discusses the practical barriers that women often face when attempting to enter the tech field.

Source: Al Jazeera English