Gender-equality in technology and making

Global maker communities can offer new opportunities for people of all genders to contribute to an open society via open source innovation.

Inspirational Stories about gender-inclusive Making

Read and listen to the great inspirational stories of amazing people, who made their way into Making by overcoming all kinds of barriers related to gender and intersectionality.

Recommendations how to create an Inclusive Makerspace

Get some practical recommendations how to turn your Makerspace to an inclusive and welcoming space. And leave your own recommendations.

Introduction to Inclusive Making

Find an introduction to the main terms used when we talk about Inclusive Making. e.g. What do we mean when we talk about Inclusiveness? And what is meant by Intersectionality? And how does this all relate to Critical Making?

Inspiring Gender Cases

Read about inspiring programmes, projects and places that trigger gender-inclusivity in Making from around the world.

I don’t think that you have to attract women by colours and womanly things, that is not the issue here. The issue is that you have to convince them that they can also be equally good.”

Audrey Dsouza, eMerg India

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