What do we mean with ICT & Gender?

Yesterday I had the opportunity to participate in a discussion about ICT & Gender in the monthly London ICT4D MeetUp. It was hosted by the ICT4D Centre at Royal Holloway, University of London, and counted with almost 40 participants.

Discussions started by a brief “conceptual” introduction by Dorothea Kleine (@dorotheakleine), Director of the Centre, who intended to spike the conversation by pointed out some Gender concepts. As was clearly stated by Dorothea, talking about gender is not a new topic. It started decades ago with a focus on how to include Women in development practices. Back then, the feminist movement pointed out the need to incorporate women and the first attempts were more in the counting side. Sigue leyendo