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From Sharan Foga <sharan.f...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Encouraging More Women to Participate on Apache Projects?
Date Mon, 23 May 2016 16:27:44 GMT
Thanks Alex. It all helps :-)

Thanks
Sharan
On 23 May 2016 18:08, "Alex Harui" <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:

> Also, not specific to software: http://leanin.org
>
> HTH,
> -Alex
>
> On 5/23/16, 6:36 AM, "Patricia Shanahan" <pats@acm.org> wrote:
>
> >Systers, http://anitaborg.org/get-involved/systers/
> >
> >More generally, the Wikipedia article on "Women in Computing",
> >https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Women_in_computing, has some possible
> >resources.
> >
> >On 5/23/2016 3:45 AM, Sharan Foga wrote:
> >> Hi All
> >>
> >> Just a quick update. I've sent out an email to the following groups so
> >>far:
> >>
> >> - Pyladies
> >> - Phpladies
> >> - Women Who Code
> >> - Girls Who Code
> >> - Black Girls Code
> >>
> >> I'll post any feedback I get. Also if anyone thinks of any other groups
> >> they'd like me to contact then please let me know.
> >>
> >> Thanks
> >> Sharan
> >>
> >> On 20/05/16 14:26, Sharan Foga wrote:
> >>> Thanks very much to everyone for their feedback and support.
> >>>
> >>> Rich - I will contact these groups to see what feedback and advice
> >>> they can give.
> >>>
> >>> Thanks
> >>> Sharan
> >>>
> >>> On 20/05/16 14:05, Rich Bowen wrote:
> >>>> I would suggest that the most constructive thing we could do would be
> >>>>to
> >>>> reach out to pyladies and phpwomen and other similar organizations
> >>>> and ask
> >>>> for recommendations and assistance in setting up a similar entity
> >>>>here.
> >>>> On May 19, 2016 11:18, "Sharan Foga" <sharan.foga@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> Hi All
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I'm interested in finding out how we could encourage more women
to
> >>>>> participate on Apache projects. It's a discussion topic that came
up
> >>>>> last
> >>>>> week while I was at Apachecon. My understanding is that we don't
> >>>>> have any
> >>>>> current strategies in place so I think it could be good to look
at
> >>>>> gathering some ideas about how to tackle the problem and also hear
> >>>>> about
> >>>>> any lessons learned from any previous or similar strategies.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> What do people think?
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Thanks
> >>>>> Sharan
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>
> >>
>
>

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