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I'm Benjamin Dowen, and I support women devs.

dowenb profile image Benjamin Dowen ・1 min read

I will advocate for gender equality by...

Sharing posts on DevTo and Twitter. Adding comments, encouragement, support where I can. This doesn't feel like a lot, so I will also try and find inspiration for more ways I can help!

I will also share the "Call to All Devs" at work and see if anyone else will get involved or has any ideas.

I hope to see my work

Figure out how to get more Women candidates (and employ more Women) Testers and Developers! If anyone has any details on how to make job-ads less off-putting to Women please let me know, because we really struggle to attract female candidates to apply.

My advice for fellow allies is...

Don't be afraid if it's a small step - start somewhere!

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