Welcome to our Village Hub & soon to be MakerSpace!

Empowering Women & Teenagers in underrepresented areas to do Tech!

COVID has dealt with the world hugely in the year 2020, our hub was closed for the larger part of the year, we are re-opening for summer camp 3.0, and in a much larger space this August 2021.

Get Involved

Join us to equip and empower an underrepresented population of women and teenagers living in rural & low-income households with Computer & Internet Technology & Research Skills and e-Learning Tablets.

2,990 Volunteer hours served from 2018
4,550 Teenagers & Women Reached So Far
$17,984 Monetary and In-Kind Donations Raised So Far

Our Mission

In line with one of the targets of SDGs Goal No 5, 8 & 11, our mission is to promote and support the use of information and communication technologies to empower women and teenagers.

Our Workshops

Basic Digital & Life Skills for Teenagers (4 Hours)

Teenagers at the hub a the first coding summer camp
Teenagers at our first coding summer camp in 2019

Teens will learn Basic Digital & Life Skills on this Level. They will learn email communication, using search engines to find information, understand how websites work, and explore the top ten Life Skills laid down by WHO & required to survive this century.

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Study Entrepreneurship (40 Hours)

Mary at AWE Lagos 2019
Mary at AWE Lagos 2019

Using the online/offline version of the dream builder course, you will learn skills and knowledge to start or grow your own business. Courses are interactive, convenient for your schedule, and available in English. Best of all, they’re free.

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WordPress 101 for Beginners (12 Hours)

During the WP101 Class at the Tech Lady Bootcamp 2019
During the WP101 Class at the Tech Lady Bootcamp 2019

This is for anyone interested in how to use WordPress to build and manage your own blog or website. You’ll be comfortable adding images, video, PDF files, and using the Customizer to personalize the design of your site.

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Our Annual Events

STEAMD Summer Camps

Campers at Year 2021 Uwani Hub Summer Camp
Participants at the Year 2021 Uwani Hub Summer Camp

Every August, running for 2.5 weeks and happening on-site, open to pre-teens & teenagers from ages 10 – 17. Application for registration opens up every June 1st.

Tech Lady Bootcamps

Group Photo with all participants and trainers at the Tech Lady Bootcamp 2019
Group Photo with all participants and trainers at the Tech Lady Bootcamp 2019

 Every November, our annual seven (7) day intensive Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Coding Bootcamp for selected women from across Nigeria.

Miss Uwani Hub

Yetunde Akinyosola, a model & n avid supporter of Uwani Hub
Yetunde Akinyosola, a model & n avid supporter of Uwani Hub

Details Coming Soon!


Testimonials

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I want to be a soldier and I did not think I needed to know how the internet works, but now I do and I know why. It is a great tool for communication today and I am amazed at how much useful information I can retrieve.

Saydat O., High School Student

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I thought it was a joke when my mom signed me up for just two days of classes, I never thought I would learn so much, much less learning about animation which is my field of interest.

Opeyemi O., High School Student

At first, I was scared when my parents left, because this would be my first time away from home. Later, I got over it when I realized that everybody here was slowly becoming my family.

Saoban, Coding Camp 2.0

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Thank You to Our Partners & Sponsors

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Get in Touch. Get Involved.
To reach out to us, you can use the contact form here or send us an email.

hello@uwani.org
+234-903-456-9268

Located inside GeoBajas Hotel, Ijebu-Imusin, Ogun State, 234120, Nigeria. We are opened Monday – Friday, 11.00am – 7.00pm