Women are underrepresented in entrepreneurship. The reasons for this are diverse. Too few role models, difficult access to financing options, unfavorable political framework conditions. But self-employment in particular offers women numerous advantages – also and especially in the STEM field. A topic dossier.
With the question of how companies can attract girls and young women to MINT professions, Dr. Inga Zeisberg from the zdi center in Münster. What prejudices still exist and how can you counteract them?
Mathematics is still too abstract for many students. A project from Olpe and Siegen wants to change this.
make your own product or maybe even start your own business. All of this is made possible by the #AachenStartUp initiative.
Many projects and offers for students in the zdi community are the result of cooperation with companies, universities or other educational institutions in the regions. These are funded with ERDF-zdi.
During the project week at the Käthe Kollwitz comprehensive school in Grevenbroich, 14 students were trained to become media experts.