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Tech Roundup: Brazilian women in tech

Over the last five years, the participation of women in Brazil's technology market has grown by 60 percent

Women are gaining a bigger role in Brazil's tech market. Photo: metamorworks/Shutterstock.com
Women are gaining a bigger role in Brazil’s tech market. Photo: metamorworks/Shutterstock.com

Every Friday, we bring you the most important news around tech and innovation in Brazil. This week: An overview of the role of Brazilian women in tech. Brazil has Latin America’s most ‘sophisticated’ crypto market. With startups booming, Brazilian retailers launch into corporate venture capital.

Women in Brazil’s tech sector

Over the last five years, female participation in Brazil’s technology market has grown by 60 percent: from 27,900 women in 2015 to 44,500 in 2020, according to data from the General Registry of Employed and Unemployed People (Caged).

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