Code4CT winter camp has begun

Code4CT winter camp has begun

Code4CT camp has begun Imagine the energy and excitement as 65 Grade 10 and 11 girls gather to learn about the possibilities of technology to create solutions to important challenges, hear about different tech companies from local professionals and learn to code (most...
Code4CT Builds Websites for Entrepreneurs

Code4CT Builds Websites for Entrepreneurs

On a sunny Saturday morning, a crowd gathered on the 3rd floor of the Woodstock Exchange for a very special gathering. Here was the culmination of this year’s Code for Cape Town (Code4CT) January program. In the audience were five young women who had spent the past...
A look in the Code4CT classroom

A look in the Code4CT classroom

Sitting in a room full of computers at the Woodstock Exchange, a shy but engaged young woman sits at a desk surrounded by notes and lines of code, talking about a recent exchange with her client. Her professionality hides the fact that she is new to the world of code....
The start of a learning journey

The start of a learning journey

On Monday morning, a group of 11 female students were met at the Woodstock train station by Code4CT teacher Ange Uwase holding a big sign: “Hi I’m Ange from Code4CT. Are you ready to learn to code?” All aboard for #CODE4CT! Ange met the new...
What’s new in 2015

What’s new in 2015

Ange Uwase is our new Head Teacher Ange Uwase is a UCT Engineering student who is passionate about seeing young girls succeed in STEM (Science, Tech, Engineering and Maths) careers. She will be fulfilling the role of Head Teacher for Code4CT in 2015. She has already...

Founder of Code4CT honoured by the Queen

Emma Dicks, founder and director of Code4CT has been chosen alongside fellow South Africans Patrice Madurai and Nosipho Bele to receive the Queen’s Young Leader Award. The award is presented in June 2015 in London by Her Majesty the Queen at Buckingham Palace to 60...