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New GAO Report Spotlights Government Role in Solving the Tech Industry’s Diversity Problem

In 1995, tech visionary Anita Borg issued a challenge: to create a technical workforce made up of 50 percent women by the year 2020. When Anita issued this challenge, 37% of computer scientists in the U.S. were female. But today, we're looking at a very different workforce — one that is struggling to recover from a steep drop in gender diversity over the past 20 years.
A young woman smiles as she looks at her computer screen at the GCH 16 Open Source Day
  • September 29, 2017

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