Consulate General Barcelona celebrated International Women’s Day by hosting an outreach event promoting science education for girls

The consulate general arranged the screening of the documentary Codegirl at the American Space before an audience of 150 high school students from Barcelona’s metropolitan area. Vice consul Hsiao-Ching Chang introduced the event while encouraged girls to pursue careers related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The documentary detailed the worldwide girls’ coding competition, Technovation Challenge, organized by a U.S. based non-profit organization.