The techies behind Zimba Women: Sheena Konkunda

By Maria Natukunda At 28 years old, Sheena Kokunda is a graduate in Electronics who has spent her career, thus far, doing Software/Systems development. This she attributes to a friend who interested her in technology and taught her everything she knows in the ICT field. She graduated from the Multimedia University, Malaysia with a major …

Zimba Women is nominated to the WSIS Prizes Contest 2019

We have started this year with fantastic news. Zimba Women has been nominated for the World Summit on Information Society-ITU Prizes 2019 contest in the category (Action Line) C4: “Capacity building”. The Prize is currently in the online voting phase – the deadline for voting is the 10th of February 2019. Voting is open to …

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: HIDDEN FIGURES MOVIE SCREENING AND DISCUSSION.  Date: 30th August 2017. Time: 6pm to 8pm Subject: Hidden Figures is a story about three extraordinary female African- American mathematicians who worked at NASA and served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history; the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. …

#ZimbaSummit16 : Breaking Business Barriers

The Zimba Technology for Business Summit, 2016 brought together a plethora of women and men from different SMEs, technology-based and other sector businesses, startups, government institutions, development partners and other stakeholders, all united by an interest to promote the advanced use of technology by  women and other typically marginalized groups in the business arena.  The …