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Women in Digital

My 25 years of solving problems and putting users first

Alyson Atkinson, DWP Digital

Product owner Alyson Atkinson has spent 25 years as a civil servant. She talks about the roles and experiences she's had, the focus on users and why she's still up for the digital challenge.

Promoting gender diversity in technology as a Code First: Girls instructor

DWP Digital software engineer Pooja Malhotra helps a student during a Code First: Girls session in DWP Digital's Leeds digital hub.

DWP Digital recently hosted an 8 week course for not-for-profit organisation Code First: Girls to help improve gender diversity in technology. Software engineer Pooja Malhotra talks about her experience as an instructor and what she hopes the women will take away from the course.

My female role models in science, technology, engineering and maths

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Ceejay Momoh, delivery manager, DWP Digital

October is a great month for celebrating diversity - it’s Black History Month and it’s also the month when we remember the work of technology pioneer Ada Lovelace. And, this year we are also celebrating 100 years of women having …

Why I’m bringing the cross-government LGBT* community together

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Rachel Poole, DWP Digital

One of the best things about the Civil Service is our diversity and inclusion (D&I) policies. As the largest government department the DWP is committed to bringing about real change in the D&I space.