For more diversity & inclusion in free & open source software communities 😊
A Code of Conduct for Open Source Projects.
Helps you get started contributing to Open Source by showcasing great starter issues on GitHub and elsewhere.
A list of projects which have curated tasks specifically for new contributors. These are a great way to get started with a project.
Help events reach a more diverse audience. And help you to find these events.
Register as speakerin & find speakerinnen!
Increasing the representation of women on Wikipedia through biographies and articles of women’s achievements.
A volunteer network tackling gender based violence globally by creating intersectional survivor-led resources on the web.
Empowering LGBTQIA+ people around the world who are experiencing domestic abuse by providing a queer friendly platform of information and support.
SignDict is an open dictionary for sign language. Everyone is invited to join in.
Find a local space or meetup where you can work with like-minded people!
Monthly meetup in Berlin for members of underrepresented groups who want to contribute to open source projects.
Hurra, hurra, wir sind ein Hackerinnenaußenspace in Berlin!
Le Reset est un espace inclusif de bidouille et d'apprentissage des technologies numériques à Paris.
Recurring programs for mentorship, funding or networking
A global fellowship program aimed at bringing more diversity into Open Source. Successful applicants are paid a 3-month stipend to work on Open Source projects of their choice.
3-month internships for people traditionally underrepresented in tech. Interns work remotely with mentors from Free and Open Source Software communities.
We believe open source is the future of technology. It's time to recognize the contributions women are making and inspire a new generation to join the open source movement.
A resource for women and non-binary individuals in the open source tech industry by providing them with support, mentorship programs and financial scholarships to speak at events seeking underrepresented speakers and attendees.
Visibility and leadership for women & non-binary coders through thought leadership, conference speaking, open source & more.
A community of women in tech building open source projects for non-profit organizations and individuals with a cause.
Voices of women working in open government, open data and civic tech.
Der Prototype Fund unterstützt Softwareentwickler*innen, Hacker*innen und Kreative dabei, ihre Ideen vom Konzept bis zur ersten Demo zu entwickeln.
Pledge $100/month to fund tech projects by and for marginalized people.
Background information on diversity & inclusion in open source
Mozilla's research uncovers important ways to promote diversity and inclusion in open source projects. (2017)
The Open Source Survey is an open data project by GitHub and collaborators from academia, industry, and the broader open source community. (2017)
Working together towards diversity in Wikipedia. (2014)
Time commitment, pay inequality, and lack of access to jobs that encourage OSS during business hours. (2013)
An effort to summarize the explanations, recommendations, and opinions of the women who already are interested and active in Linux. (2002)
Wiki page with lots of resources on women in free & open source software. Highlights statistics, issues, and how to encourage women in FLOSS.