Marina Zhurakhinskaya

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Outreach Program for Women: Lessons in Collaboration
PyCon US 2014
Marina Zhurakhinskaya
Recorded: April 13, 2014Language: English

Since 2010, the GNOME Foundation's Outreach Program for Women has provided 130 women with an opportunity to participate in remote internships with 23 Free Software organizations. This talk will cover the history of the program, what makes it successful, how the same strategies can be used for engaging all new contributors, and what other initiatives help increase diversity in Free Software.