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Nasma Ahmed

Nasma Ahmed is a freelance web developer and community organizer based in Toronto. She is currently studying Public Policy at the University of Toronto and has a strong interest in merging technology with community development.


Stairs leading up to a library full of stocked bookshelves.

Where Are You Really From: Microaggressions and Making Tech Meetups Safe

There are times when I don't want to be the only women of colour in the room that happens to also wear the hijab proudly. When I would rather not spend my evening being asked ignorant questions or being gawked at.