Olive Press In Gaza, women see a future in high-tech startups

Gaza Sky Geeks’ fourth annual Start-Up Weekend drew record numbers, and women accounted for half of those making one-minute pitches.

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When Nalan Al-Saraj won a scholarship to study in Palestine, Texas, for a year in high school, she had a hard time convincing people there that there was in fact another Palestine – her home, on the shores of the Mediterranean.