27 November 2020
A programme supporting black women in technology careers will be hosting an employer roundtable conference today, for employers and partners to engage in the programme.
The Black Codher programme team will be hosting the virtual conference today, from 2pm.
The conference aims to:
In August this year two Black female run Start-ups, Niyo Enterprise and Coding Black Females started the Black Coder programme, a free six-month coding bootcamp funded by West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) for black women.
Fifty black women are half way through the 6 month programme learning the skillset to work as Full Stack developers.
The programme received £250,000 to facilitate the bootcamp, specifically for black women who are unemployed or in low skilled employment.
To attend the conference, click here
Pictured: Some of the women on the Black Codher programme