Working for gender equality in IT at a departamental level: the case of Uppsala University

Sweden is often regarded as one of the paradises of gender equality. If you live in this country, it is not usual to find yourself explaining to those who are just visiting - or simply curious - one thing: that yes, Sweden does stand out for its successful efforts towards gender equality but… it is … Continue reading Working for gender equality in IT at a departamental level: the case of Uppsala University

What can men do? Inclusion in Open Source

Our latest session was titled "Increasing Diversity in BSD Projects" and it was part of EuroBSD 2016. This European conference gathers people from all projects related to the BSD based operating systems. Some of these people are hired by different organizations, some are volunteers. We had the chance to discuss with them diversity in their community … Continue reading What can men do? Inclusion in Open Source

“Informatics for All”: First ACM Celebration of Women in Computing in Spain

Passion. That's one of the very first things that people from outside Spain may think of whenever they are asked to describe Spaniards. It was passion indeed that we saw and celebrated at the ACM-W Celebration in Spain, Informática Para Tod@s (Informatics for All). At the event, hosted on July 1 in the School of … Continue reading “Informatics for All”: First ACM Celebration of Women in Computing in Spain