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We still have a lot of work to do to fight this stereotype. However, there are places to start where we can help women become part of communities where they will be supported, respected and welcomed.
Sam ‘Tech Girl’ Wright is a content creator and esports shoutcaster who has found success in South Africa and Europe. “As I started my commentating career [in South Africa], I have continued to be involved with the local esports scene where I can,” she says.
And this speaks true – as she has worked with Goliath Gaming, a local multi-gaming organisation, to bring the Play Fifa Like A Girl workshop to life. We spoke with her to find out more about the workshop and what they aim to bring about with it…